#Girls & Women

  • Article: Saudi Arabia Officially Lifts Widely Criticized Ban on Female Drivers

    Saudi Arabia Officially Lifts Widely Criticized Ban on Female Drivers

    By Joanna Prisco|June 25, 2018

    Women put pedal to the metal shortly after to celebrate. Read more

  • Article: 'Jane the Virgin' Star Uses Emmy Money to Send Undocumented Girl to College

    'Jane the Virgin' Star Uses Emmy Money to Send Undocumented Girl to College

    By Joanna Prisco|June 22, 2018

    Who needs Emmys when you can make a difference in another person’s life? Read more

  • Article: Australian Senate Passes Bill to Pull Plug on Tampon Tax

    Australian Senate Passes Bill to Pull Plug on Tampon Tax

    June 18, 2018

    The bill would recategorize tampons from non-essential "luxury" items to essential health products. Read more

  • Article: There Were Nearly 1,200 Forced Marriage Cases in the UK Last Year

    There Were Nearly 1,200 Forced Marriage Cases in the UK Last Year

    By Imogen Calderwood|May 11, 2018

    The youngest potential victim was just 2 years old. Read more

  • Article: These Female Afghan Coders Created a Game About Saving Electricity

    These Female Afghan Coders Created a Game About Saving Electricity

    By Jasper Lo|May 10, 2018

    "More Attention" players unplug unncessary appliances to save energy. Read more

  • Article: India’s Sheroes Hangout Café Is Run by Acid Attack Survivors

    India’s Sheroes Hangout Café Is Run by Acid Attack Survivors

    From TakePart|April 11, 2018

    The women of Sheroes’ Hangout serve coffee and share their personal stories. Read more

  • Article: Poverty Is Forcing More Refugee Girls to Become Child Brides

    Poverty Is Forcing More Refugee Girls to Become Child Brides

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|March 16, 2018

    "I regret that I got married. Girls my age are now studying. I am totally destroyed." Read more

  • Article: Why We Need to #LevelTheLaw

    Why We Need to #LevelTheLaw

    By Simon Moss|Feb. 21, 2018

    What more needs to be done to fight for gender equality? Read more