#Women

  • Article: Women Are Marching in Nairobi After Mother 'Shamed' for Breastfeeding in Restaurant
    Food & Hunger

    Women Are Marching in Nairobi After Mother 'Shamed' for Breastfeeding in Restaurant

    May 16, 2018|Voice of America

    They want to know what's so offensive about breastfeeding. Read more

  • Article: This Woman Was Just Nominated to Be the First Black Woman Brigadier General Ever
    Girls & Women

    This Woman Was Just Nominated to Be the First Black Woman Brigadier General Ever

    By Phineas Rueckert|April 12, 2018

    Marine Corps Colonel Lorna M. Mahlock is quickly rising in the ranks. Read more

  • Article: UN Announces $33 Million Fund to Help Protect Women and Girls from Climate Change
    Environment

    UN Announces $33 Million Fund to Help Protect Women and Girls from Climate Change

    March 5, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Much of Bangladesh is low-lying river deltas, making it particularly vulnerable to storms. Read more

  • Article: Women Are Significantly More Likely Than Men to Live in Extreme Poverty: Report
    Girls & Women

    Women Are Significantly More Likely Than Men to Live in Extreme Poverty: Report

    By Joe McCarthy|Feb. 16, 2018

    The problem of sexism becomes even more stark when income levels are broken down. Read more

  • Article: In Another Win for Saudi Women, Religious Leader Calls for Relaxed Dress Code
    Girls & Women

    In Another Win for Saudi Women, Religious Leader Calls for Relaxed Dress Code

    By Phineas Rueckert|Feb. 12, 2018

    Women who fail to wear the abaya are still subject to chastisement from police. Read more

  • Article: Women Really Are Tougher Than Men. Science Just Confirmed It
    Girls & Women

    Women Really Are Tougher Than Men. Science Just Confirmed It

    By James Hitchings-Hales  and  Erica Sanchez|Jan. 15, 2018

    Hey humans. It’s time to woman up. Read more

  • Article: Women’s Rights Activists in Saudi Arabia Just Scored a Major Goal for Equality
    Girls & Women

    Women’s Rights Activists in Saudi Arabia Just Scored a Major Goal for Equality

    By Phineas Rueckert|Jan. 12, 2018

    But there is still work to be done. Read more

  • Article: These Feminist Quotes Gave Us Life in 2017
    Girls & Women

    These Feminist Quotes Gave Us Life in 2017

    By Phineas Rueckert|Dec. 19, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    These women are reclaiming their time. Read more