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  • Article: This Syrian Doctor Is Building an Underground Hospital for Women and Girls
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    This Syrian Doctor Is Building an Underground Hospital for Women and Girls

    Jan. 9, 2018|News Deeply

    With Syria’s healthcare system crippled by conflict, women and children are dying. Read more

  • Article: Sexual Abuse Panic Buttons May Be Coming to California’s Hotels Soon
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    Sexual Abuse Panic Buttons May Be Coming to California’s Hotels Soon

    By Daniele Selby|Jan. 8, 2018

    A new bill proposes panic buttons and bans on hotel guests who sexually abuse housekeepers. Read more

  • Article: Oprah’s Inspirational Golden Globes Speech Put the Spotlight on Gender and Racial Injustice
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    Oprah’s Inspirational Golden Globes Speech Put the Spotlight on Gender and Racial Injustice

    By Daniele Selby|Jan. 8, 2018

    Her speech even has people calling for a presidential bid. Read more

  • Article: Natalie Portman’s Subtle Dig at the Golden Globes Makes an Important Point
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    Natalie Portman’s Subtle Dig at the Golden Globes Makes an Important Point

    By Phineas Rueckert|Jan. 8, 2018

    “Here are the all-male nominees.” Read more

  • Article: This Indian Child Bride Was a Mother at 14, Now She's a Wrestling Champion
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    This Indian Child Bride Was a Mother at 14, Now She's a Wrestling Champion

    By Imogen Calderwood|Jan. 8, 2018

    Neetu Sarkar is an inspiration to all of us. Read more

  • Article: The Powerful Message Behind Connie Britton's Golden Globes Sweater
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    The Powerful Message Behind Connie Britton's Golden Globes Sweater

    By Joe McCarthy|Jan. 8, 2018

    Addressing poverty simultaneously addresses gender inequality, and vice versa. Read more

  • Article: A Top BBC Journalist Revealed Exactly Why She Just Quit in an Inspiring Open Letter
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    A Top BBC Journalist Revealed Exactly Why She Just Quit in an Inspiring Open Letter

    By Imogen Calderwood|Jan. 8, 2018

    Carrie Gracie described the pay culture at the BBC as “secretive and illegal.” Read more

  • Article: Hollywood Gears Up for an Evening of #MeToo at Sunday’s Golden Globe Awards
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    Hollywood Gears Up for an Evening of #MeToo at Sunday’s Golden Globe Awards

    By Daniele Selby|Jan. 5, 2018

    After a scandal-ridden year, Hollywood is hopefully turning a new leaf in 2018. Read more