#women's rights

  • Article: Sexual Extortion Is Legal in the US, But the #MeToo Campaign Could Change That
    Girls & Women

    Sexual Extortion Is Legal in the US, But the #MeToo Campaign Could Change That

    Oct. 18, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Could high profile sexual abuse cases make sextortion illegal? Read more

  • Article: Human Trafficking Survivor, Raped 43,200 Times, Has Dedicated Her Life To Helping Sex Slaves
    Girls & Women

    Human Trafficking Survivor, Raped 43,200 Times, Has Dedicated Her Life To Helping Sex Slaves

    By Gabriella Canal|Sept. 20, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    “Some men would laugh at me because I was crying.” Read more

  • Article: 7 Influential Latinas Who Have Made Huge Contributions to Society
    Girls & Women

    7 Influential Latinas Who Have Made Huge Contributions to Society

    By Gabriella Canal|Sept. 18, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Check out these Latina activists and astronauts in honor of Hispanic Heritage Month. Read more

  • Article: Reese Witherspoon Just Addressed Women’s Fight For Fundamental Health Care in the Most Perfect Way
    Girls & Women

    Reese Witherspoon Just Addressed Women’s Fight For Fundamental Health Care in the Most Perfect Way

    By Gabriella Canal|Sept. 6, 2017

    We can all relate. Read more

  • Article: Meet the Female Rangers Fighting to Save DRC's Last Mountain Gorillas
    Girls & Women

    Meet the Female Rangers Fighting to Save DRC's Last Mountain Gorillas

    Sept. 6, 2017|News Deeply and CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Women are proving their worth as part of Virunga National Park’s elite fighting force. Read more

  • Article: White House to Roll Back Obama-Era Equal Pay Policy
    Girls & Women

    White House to Roll Back Obama-Era Equal Pay Policy

    By Gabriella Canal|Sept. 1, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Ivanka Trump backed the administration's decision this week. Read more

  • Article: As Men Migrate to Cities, More Female Farmers Seek Indian Land Rights
    Girls & Women

    As Men Migrate to Cities, More Female Farmers Seek Indian Land Rights

    Sept. 1, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Women own just 13% of land in India although they do two-thirds of all farm work. Read more

  • Article: Women in Iran Are Wearing White to Protest the Forced Wearing of Hijabs
    Girls & Women

    Women in Iran Are Wearing White to Protest the Forced Wearing of Hijabs

    June 28, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    "The campaign is not against hijabs, but being forced to wear them." Read more