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Clinton campaign selling pantsuit T-shirts

Wardrobe missing that special something? Well, then, consider the lovely Everyday Pantsuit Tee from the fine folks at Hillary Clinton’s 2016 campaign. The look is “Bringing a whole new meaning to casual Friday*,” according to its description on the Clinton campaign website. 151 more words

Arts And Culture

Colombia marks first national day to remember female victims of sexual violence

On Monday, the first “National Day for the Dignity of Women Victims of Sexual Violence caused by the Internal Armed Conflict” took place in Colombia. The Latin-American country has been plagued by conflict for the last 50 years, causing widespread and systematic sexual violence against women. 181 more words

Human And Civil Rights

Barcelona elects anti-poverty activist as first female mayor

In local and regional elections that shook up Spain’s political landscape, Ada Colau, a 41-year old anti-eviction activist, has been voted in as Barcelona’s first female mayor. 217 more words

Human And Civil Rights

What people in the Middle East say in private about the West

More often than not, public perception of people in the Middle East is that they hate America and the West. This belief has been reinforced during the past few years by spectacles including radical rallies and the mobbing of Americans in the streets of Pakistan, Iran, Iraq, and Egypt. 1,337 more words

Human And Civil Rights

An Open Letter to Stephen Harper about the Debates

Dear Mr Harper: I understand that you’ve decided not to participate in the traditional election debates hosted by the three major TV networks, Global, CTV and CBC. 517 more words

Politics And Government

Saudi girls can finally drive … in a video game backed by a Saudi prince

The revolution is coming … and by that we mean the video game, Saudi Girls Revolution. The mobile video game will feature Saudi Arabian women who speed around on motorcycles to fight the nefarious leaders of an Arabian Empire in a dismal, post-apocalyptic world. 160 more words

Human And Civil Rights

Congress improves access to contraceptives for women in the military

About 15 percent of the U.S. military are women, and of those, 97 percent are of reproductive age. Yet women in the military have reported encountering trouble getting access to contraceptives; military clinics run out and shipments take too long to come in. 44 more words

Human And Civil Rights