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Rape: The greatest Weapon of War

Written by Clara Delcourt, a Franco-Danish second year Politics student. Her specific interests involve gender equality in Scandinavian countries, French politics, and contemporary issues such as terrorism, climate change, and nuclear proliferation. 925 more words

Women In Politics

Donald Trump Keeps Inspiring Women to Run for Office

That massive spike in American women wanting to run for office following Election Day? It wasn’t a ripple—it’s a wave, says Stephanie Schriock, president of… 415 more words

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On Feminism

As a preface, I would like to direct anyone interested in International Women’s Day to look at the official website.

https://www.internationalwomensday.com/

What is Feminism?

Historically, feminism has been an ongoing movement by women to try to gain political, social and economic equality with men. 1,704 more words

Opinion Analysis

Press Release: New IPU and UN Women map shows women’s representation in politics stagnating

(Geneva-New York, 15 March)—The number of women in executive government and in parliament worldwide has stagnated, with only marginal improvements since 2015, according to the data presented in the… 1,385 more words

Women In Politics

Women's progress toward equal representation in politics has slowed to a crawl: UN stats

New research says decades of gains for women representatives in national legislatures and top government posts worldwide have slowed to a crawl.

The UN women’s arm and the Inter-Parliamentary Union released statistics Wednesday indicating that at last year’s growth rate, it would take a half-century for women to reach equal representation with men in parliaments. 87 more words

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Women's Spaces Radio Show on KBBF-FM 89.1 with host Elaine B. Holtz and guests Alicia Sanchez on International Women's Day March and Martha Wheelock on her film Inez Milholland, broadcast on 3/13/17, has been uploaded to the web archives.

Women’s Spaces Radio Show on KBBF-FM 89.1 with host Elaine B. Holtz and guests Alicia Sanchez on International Women’s Day March and Martha Wheelock on her film Inez Milholland, broadcast on 3/13/17, has been uploaded to the web archives. 282 more words

Women's Spaces

A Poisoned Chalice? The Short Unhappy Fate of UK Party Leaders

The recent Northern Irish Assembly Elections were significant in all sorts of ways, as this great piece explains. Northern Ireland may be to moving to a… 651 more words

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