#Women's Rights

  • Article: The Good Reason These Ugandan Women Charge Their Husbands for Sex
    Girls & Women

    The Good Reason These Ugandan Women Charge Their Husbands for Sex

    By Joanna Prisco|July 2, 2018

    The strategy is forcing some irresponsible spouses to support their families. Read more

  • Article: Why Amazing Illustrations of Women on Cardboard Are Cropping Up in London
    Girls & Women

    Why Amazing Illustrations of Women on Cardboard Are Cropping Up in London

    By Imogen Calderwood|June 29, 2018

    They’re beautiful and practical. Read more

  • Feature: This American Girl Was Forced to Marry a Stranger in a Religious 'Cult' at Age 15
    FeatureGirls & Women

    This American Girl Was Forced to Marry a Stranger in a Religious 'Cult' at Age 15

    By Daniele Selby|June 28, 2018

    “This happens across all kinds of religions and backgrounds here in the US.” Read more

  • Article: Court Overturns Death Sentence for Sudanese Teen Bride Who Killed Her Rapist
    Girls & Women

    Court Overturns Death Sentence for Sudanese Teen Bride Who Killed Her Rapist

    By Daniele Selby|June 26, 2018

    Noura Hussein was forced into an early marriage and sentenced to death for defending herself. Read more

  • Article: The US Is Now One of the Top 10 Most Dangerous Countries for Women
    Girls & Women

    The US Is Now One of the Top 10 Most Dangerous Countries for Women

    June 26, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    On the heels of #MeToo, the US is the only Western country to make the top 10. Read more

  • Article: India Is the Most Dangerous Country for Women, Poll Says
    Girls & Women

    India Is the Most Dangerous Country for Women, Poll Says

    June 26, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    India's widespread sexual violence puts it ahead of war-torn Afghanistan and Syria. Read more

  • Article: New Jersey Is the Second State in the US to End Child Marriage
    Girls & Women

    New Jersey Is the Second State in the US to End Child Marriage

    By Daniele Selby|June 22, 2018

    The Garden State officially banned the human rights violation. Read more

  • Article: Iran Letting Women Watch World Cup May Not Have Been as Historic as We Thought
    Girls & Women

    Iran Letting Women Watch World Cup May Not Have Been as Historic as We Thought

    June 22, 2018|Voice of America

    "This is not a victory," one women's rights activist said. Read more