#Women

  • Article: Kenyans Break Out in Dance After Country Elects First Female Governors
    Girls & Women

    Kenyans Break Out in Dance After Country Elects First Female Governors

    By Joe McCarthy|Aug. 11, 2017

    It was an ecstatic moment. Read more

  • Article: Cambodian Women Are Being Lured to China and Sold as 'Brides'
    Girls & Women

    Cambodian Women Are Being Lured to China and Sold as 'Brides'

    Aug. 8, 2017|News Deeply and CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Lured to China with the promise of well-paid jobs, Cambodian women are instead trafficked. Read more

  • Article: Meet the Woman Trying to Become the First Female African American Mayor of Cincinnati
    Girls & Women

    Meet the Woman Trying to Become the First Female African American Mayor of Cincinnati

    By Tess Sohngen|Aug. 3, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    She’s got her eye on the glass ceiling. Read more

  • Article: Serena Williams Is Leading the Charge for Equal Pay for Black Women
    Girls & Women

    Serena Williams Is Leading the Charge for Equal Pay for Black Women

    By Phineas Rueckert|Aug. 1, 2017

    “Together, we will change the story, but we are going to have to fight for every penny." Read more

  • Article: Meet the Women Fighting ISIS in Syria
    Girls & Women

    Meet the Women Fighting ISIS in Syria

    By Phineas Rueckert|July 25, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    “What we are saying is that women have their own will and are autonomous beings.” Read more

  • Article: This Organization Won 70% of Its Political Races in 2016, and It Only Runs Women
    Girls & Women

    This Organization Won 70% of Its Political Races in 2016, and It Only Runs Women

    By Joe McCarthy|July 7, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    “Our network is for every single type of women.” Read more

  • Article: Buried Alive by Her Family, Iraqi Woman Fears for Her Life as Murders Go Unpunished
    Girls & Women

    Buried Alive by Her Family, Iraqi Woman Fears for Her Life as Murders Go Unpunished

    July 3, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    "I never thought I would come out of that grave alive." Read more

  • Article: This Indian Woman Was Attacked with Acid for the 5th Time
    Girls & Women

    This Indian Woman Was Attacked with Acid for the 5th Time

    By Tess Sohngen|July 3, 2017

    Acid attacks are all-too-common in some parts of the world. Read more