Most Recent Content from: Girls & Women

  • Article: Transphobic Media Under Fire From UK Equalities Minister
    Girls & Women

    Transphobic Media Under Fire From UK Equalities Minister

    By James Hitchings-Hales|May 18, 2018

    Penny Mordaunt said she was “very happy” to send the media a clear message. Read more

  • Article: Catcallers Could Soon Be Fined Up to $885 in This European Country
    Girls & Women

    Catcallers Could Soon Be Fined Up to $885 in This European Country

    By Daniele Selby|May 18, 2018

    The French National Assembly passed a bill to ensure "women are not afraid to be outside." Read more

  • Article: The WNBA Just Made It Super Easy to Give Back to Women and Girls This Year
    Girls & Women

    The WNBA Just Made It Super Easy to Give Back to Women and Girls This Year

    By Phineas Rueckert|May 17, 2018

    The "Take A Seat, Take A Stand" campaign is showing the role sports can play in social good. Read more

  • Article: More Than 60 Rohingya Babies Are Born in Bangladesh's Refugee Camps Every Day
    Girls & Women

    More Than 60 Rohingya Babies Are Born in Bangladesh's Refugee Camps Every Day

    By Daniele Selby|May 17, 2018

    The camps have seen 16,000 babies born since August 2017. Read more

  • Article: Sexist Adverts Might Soon Be Banned in the UK
    Girls & Women

    Sexist Adverts Might Soon Be Banned in the UK

    By James Hitchings-Hales|May 17, 2018

    Anything promoting offensive gender stereotypes will come under much closer scrutiny. Read more

  • Article: 1 in 3 Girls in India Fears Being Sexually Assaulted in Public
    Girls & Women

    1 in 3 Girls in India Fears Being Sexually Assaulted in Public

    By Daniele Selby|May 16, 2018

    About 40% of girls also believe they’ll be shamed or dismissed if they report assault to the police. Read more

  • Article: This Woman Could Become the First Native American Governor in US History
    Girls & Women

    This Woman Could Become the First Native American Governor in US History

    By Phineas Rueckert|May 16, 2018

    Paulette Jordan is a historic candidate for many reasons. Read more

  • Article: How One Girl Scout Fought Against Child Marriage in New Hampshire and Won
    Girls & Women

    How One Girl Scout Fought Against Child Marriage in New Hampshire and Won

    By Daniele Selby|May 16, 2018

    New Hampshire voted to raise the minimum age of marriage from 13 to 16 — a big step forward. Read more