#Equality

  • Article: Mothers' Names Will Finally Be Included on Marriage Certificates
    Girls & Women

    Mothers' Names Will Finally Be Included on Marriage Certificates

    By Imogen Calderwood|Jan. 2, 2018

    Currently, only fathers’ details get a look in. Read more

  • Article: Saudi Women Will Be Able to Drive Motorbikes and Trucks After Driving Ban Lifted
    Girls & Women

    Saudi Women Will Be Able to Drive Motorbikes and Trucks After Driving Ban Lifted

    Dec. 19, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    For more than 25 years, women activists have campaigned to be allowed to drive. Read more

  • Article: The Tax Bill Will Make Inequality Far Worse in the US, UN Expert Says
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    The Tax Bill Will Make Inequality Far Worse in the US, UN Expert Says

    By Phineas Rueckert|Dec. 19, 2017

    The bill will ‘essentially shred crucial dimensions of a safety net that is already full of holes.’ Read more

  • Article: Australia Just Legalized Gay Marriage and People Can't Stop Celebrating
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    Australia Just Legalized Gay Marriage and People Can't Stop Celebrating

    By Phineas Rueckert|Dec. 7, 2017

    “This is Australia: fair, diverse, loving and filled with respect.” Read more

  • Article: Indian Courts Finally Consider Making Marital Rape Illegal
    Girls & Women

    Indian Courts Finally Consider Making Marital Rape Illegal

    Dec. 4, 2017|News Deeply

    The Delhi High Court is hearing petitions on whether to criminalize marital rape in India. Read more

  • Article: This Model With Down Syndrome Just Became First to Appear in Miss USA Pageant
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    This Model With Down Syndrome Just Became First to Appear in Miss USA Pageant

    By Phineas Rueckert|Nov. 27, 2017

    Mikayla Holmgren is inspiring future generations of women and girls with disabilities. Read more

  • Article: India Gay Pride Parade Shows Hope for Country Where Being Gay Is Still a Crime
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    India Gay Pride Parade Shows Hope for Country Where Being Gay Is Still a Crime

    By Olivia Kestin|Nov. 13, 2017

    Love is love. Read more

  • Article: A Turban-Wearing Sikh Was Just Elected Mayor in NJ for the First Time Ever
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    A Turban-Wearing Sikh Was Just Elected Mayor in NJ for the First Time Ever

    By Colleen Curry|Nov. 8, 2017

    “We won’t let hate win.” Read more