#Gender inequality

  • Article: Oprah Was Told She Wasn’t 'Entitled' to Equal Pay When She Started Out
    Girls & Women

    Oprah Was Told She Wasn’t 'Entitled' to Equal Pay When She Started Out

    By Sushmita Roy|May 3, 2019

    Oprah Winfrey was denied a pay raise because she was a single woman without kids. Read more

  • Article: How Zimbabwe's All-Women Anti-Poaching Unit Sparked a Movement
    Environment

    How Zimbabwe's All-Women Anti-Poaching Unit Sparked a Movement

    By Joe McCarthy|Feb. 28, 2019

    Now, the model could be rolled out throughout the African continent. Read more

  • Article: Hindu Temple in India to Let Menstruating Women Enter After Centuries-Long Ban
    Girls & Women

    Hindu Temple in India to Let Menstruating Women Enter After Centuries-Long Ban

    By Joe McCarthy|Feb. 6, 2019

    The decision follows months of unrest. Read more

  • Article: Pixar Takes on Toxic Masculinity in the Workplace With Latest Short
    Girls & Women

    Pixar Takes on Toxic Masculinity in the Workplace With Latest Short

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Feb. 5, 2019

    “Purl” is about a pink ball of yarn who joins B.R.O. Capital. Read more

  • Article: 14 Facts About FGM in the UK You Might Not Know
    Girls & Women

    14 Facts About FGM in the UK You Might Not Know

    Feb. 4, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    An estimated 137,000 women and girls in England and Wales have undergone FGM. Read more

  • Article: Mother Who Cut Her Daughter Is First Ever FGM Conviction in UK
    Girls & Women

    Mother Who Cut Her Daughter Is First Ever FGM Conviction in UK

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Feb. 1, 2019

    She faces up to 14 years in prison. Read more

  • Article: This Nepali Activist Is Trying to Make the World Gender Friendly
    Girls & Women

    This Nepali Activist Is Trying to Make the World Gender Friendly

    By Joe McCarthy|April 5, 2018

    “To many I am seen as an unmarried woman who works in a man’s world and can’t cook.” Read more

  • Article: Saudi Women Can Now Start Businesses Without Male Permission
    Girls & Women

    Saudi Women Can Now Start Businesses Without Male Permission

    By Joe McCarthy|Feb. 19, 2018

    The latest in a series of pro-women reforms. Read more