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  • Article: Why Millions of Afghan Girls Are Out of School 16 Years After Taliban Rule
    Girls & Women

    Why Millions of Afghan Girls Are Out of School 16 Years After Taliban Rule

    By Daniele Selby|Oct. 17, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    41% of schools still don’t have buildings, so classes are held in tents — if they’re lucky. Read more

  • Article: This Canadian Politician Wants to Ban High Heels From Ontario Dress Codes
    Girls & Women

    This Canadian Politician Wants to Ban High Heels From Ontario Dress Codes

    By Jackie Marchildon|Oct. 17, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Liberal MPP Cristina Martins wants the Occupational Health and Safety Act amended to protect women. Read more

  • Article: 'I Am My Own Guardian': Female Saudi Artist Protests Guardianship Laws
    Girls & Women

    'I Am My Own Guardian': Female Saudi Artist Protests Guardianship Laws

    By Kim Nguyen|Oct. 17, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Because all women deserve to be treated equally Read more

  • Article: After More Than 500K Women Tweeted #MeToo, Men Are Responding With 4 Words
    Girls & Women

    After More Than 500K Women Tweeted #MeToo, Men Are Responding With 4 Words

    By Phineas Rueckert|Oct. 17, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    “After yesterday's #MeToo stories of women being abused, assaulted and harassed, today we say..." Read more

  • Article: HP Challenged Itself to Increase Diversity — Here's What the Tech Giant Learned
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    HP Challenged Itself to Increase Diversity — Here's What the Tech Giant Learned

    Oct. 17, 2017|HP Inc.

    In 2016, HP and its agencies set the goal of transforming the advertising industry. Read more

  • Article: This European City Is the Best One for Women to Live in, Poll Finds
    Girls & Women

    This European City Is the Best One for Women to Live in, Poll Finds

    Oct. 16, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    "There is no other city in the world where I would want to raise my daughters." Read more

  • Article: The Very Good Reason People Are Posting ‘Me, Too’ All Over Social Media
    Girls & Women

    The Very Good Reason People Are Posting ‘Me, Too’ All Over Social Media

    By Daniele Selby|Oct. 16, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Actress Alyssa Milano asked the Twitter-verse to tweet ‘Me, too’ if they’ve ever been harassed. Read more

  • Article: Texas Finally Outlawed Child Marriage — But a Loophole Still Exists
    Girls & Women

    Texas Finally Outlawed Child Marriage — But a Loophole Still Exists

    By Phineas Rueckert|Oct. 16, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    The “emancipation” loophole means children under 18 will still marry in several states. Read more