#Gender Discrimination

  • Article: Miss America Is Scrapping Its Swimsuit Contest for the Best Reason
    Girls & Women

    Miss America Is Scrapping Its Swimsuit Contest for the Best Reason

    By Daniele Selby|June 5, 2018

    "We will no longer judge our candidates on their outward physical appearance." Read more

  • Article: Denmark Just Banned Burqas and Other Face Coverings
    Girls & Women

    Denmark Just Banned Burqas and Other Face Coverings

    By Jana Sepehr  and  Daniele Selby|May 31, 2018

    Lawmakers say the policy is for public safety reasons and not meant to target any one religion. Read more

  • Article: Gender Inequality Could Be Costing the World $160 Trillion
    Girls & Women

    Gender Inequality Could Be Costing the World $160 Trillion

    By Daniele Selby  and  Erica Sanchez|May 31, 2018

    To tackle gender inequality in the workforce, countries must also invest in girls' education. Read more

  • Article: Muslim Women Are Over All the Period-Shaming During Ramadan
    Girls & Women

    Muslim Women Are Over All the Period-Shaming During Ramadan

    By Daniele Selby|May 30, 2018

    Menstruating girls and women are excluded from fasting and praying during Ramadan. Read more

  • Article: 11-Year-Old Meghan Markle Has a Feminist Message You Need to Hear
    Girls & Women

    11-Year-Old Meghan Markle Has a Feminist Message You Need to Hear

    By Imogen Calderwood|May 22, 2018

    She tackled her concerns about sexism head-on. Read more

  • Article: Indian Police Arrest a Man Accused of Gang Raping and Burning a Teenage Girl Alive
    Girls & Women

    Indian Police Arrest a Man Accused of Gang Raping and Burning a Teenage Girl Alive

    By Daniele Selby|May 7, 2018

    Thousands in India protested against sexual violence just last month, but the problem persists. Read more

  • Article: Princess Charlotte Just Made History and She's Only 2 Years Old
    Girls & Women

    Princess Charlotte Just Made History and She's Only 2 Years Old

    By Daniele Selby|April 24, 2018

    For centuries, her younger brother, born yesterday, would have skipped her in line for the throne. Read more

  • Article: Saudi Arabia Opened 140 Jobs Up to Women And Their Response Was Overwhelming
    Girls & Women

    Saudi Arabia Opened 140 Jobs Up to Women And Their Response Was Overwhelming

    By Daniele Selby|Feb. 7, 2018

    The incredible response proves that Saudi Arabia’s women are ready to get to work. Read more