#Representation

  • Article: 'Hidden Figures': NASA Renames Street to Honor Black Women Who Supported Its Moon Mission
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    'Hidden Figures': NASA Renames Street to Honor Black Women Who Supported Its Moon Mission

    June 13, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Hidden Figures Way honors three black female mathematicians who helped send the US to the moon. Read more

  • Article: Actress Ali Stroker Just Became the First Wheelchair User to Win a Tony Award
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    Actress Ali Stroker Just Became the First Wheelchair User to Win a Tony Award

    By Gabrielle Deonath|June 10, 2019

    Stroker dedicated her win to children living with disabilities who are often underrepresented. Read more

  • Article: Indian Beauty Pageant Criticized for Fair Skin Bias
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    Indian Beauty Pageant Criticized for Fair Skin Bias

    May 31, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    "If I don't fit these criteria or this skin tone, then I'm not beautiful." Read more

  • Article: India Elects a Record-Breaking Number of Women to Parliament
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    India Elects a Record-Breaking Number of Women to Parliament

    May 24, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Women will make up about 15% of the lower house of parliament — less than the global average. Read more

  • Article: NASA Abandons First All-Female Spacewalk Due to Lack of Suits for Women
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    NASA Abandons First All-Female Spacewalk Due to Lack of Suits for Women

    By Daniele Selby  and  Erica Sanchez|March 26, 2019

    Anne McClain and Christina Koch were scheduled to make the history making trip on Friday. Read more

  • Article: 10 Trailblazers Past and Present to Celebrate This Black History Month
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    10 Trailblazers Past and Present to Celebrate This Black History Month

    By Jerica Deck|Feb. 22, 2019

    From leaders of the Civil Rights Movement to today's history makers, you should know these names. Read more

  • Article: This New App Lets You Rank Films for Gender Equality
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    This New App Lets You Rank Films for Gender Equality

    Feb. 22, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Its founders call it the "first feminist film review" app. Read more

  • Article: 6 Super Bowl Ads That Put Gender Equality in the Spotlight
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    6 Super Bowl Ads That Put Gender Equality in the Spotlight

    By Joe McCarthy|Feb. 4, 2019

    Serena Williams encouraged women to recognize their inherent power. Read more