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Obama delivers message on women’s rights in Vietnam

During his historic three-day visit to Vietnam, President Obama delivered a subtle but clear message on the need for gender equality in the region, discussing the need to deliver full education and employment opportunities to women and girls.   305 more words

Human And Civil Rights

Shame on sexist Eurosport UK

Two Champions League finals this week. The men’s Final is on Saturday between the two Madrid clubs Real and Atletico. But I’m going to concentrate on the women’s Champions League Final which will be played tomorrow in Reggio Emilia in Italy.* 757 more words

Sexism

3 Astonishing Autobiographies to Read Now

Everyone has a story, as my husband D always says. I am a big believer that truth is stranger than fiction. A good fiction book is always a good time, but when you know the story is… 1,015 more words

Fluff & Stuff

Sandals in Malawi

My trusty sandals are showing signs of wear. Here they sit nestled in warm Spanish sand, feeling quite at home as they watch bathers dip their toes in the Mediterranean’s turquoise sea. 487 more words

Humanitism Entails Astute Way To Live And Let Live Others

Well, before you say I am making a spelling mistake here then let me clarify that ‘Humanism’ and ‘Humanitism’ are two different things. The former refers to the belief that people can achieve happiness and live well without religion while believing in the dignity of mankind. 1,008 more words

#rosendalemediaweek - our films on gender equality

Last week as part of #rosendalemediaweek we made films about one aspect of gender equality that we felt strongly about.

We watched a number of campaign videos on YouTube to inspire us then made our own. 30 more words

Half of French men are "not interested" in taking their full paternity leave

More than half of countries in the OECD, a group of mostly rich nations, offer fathers paid paternity leave. Paid parental leave, which can be shared between parents, is also increasingly available. 278 more words