#Television

  • Feature: Everything You Need to Know About 'ACTIVATE: The Global Citizen Movement'
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    Everything You Need to Know About 'ACTIVATE: The Global Citizen Movement'

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Olivia Kestin|Aug. 21, 2019

    Going behind the scenes of the movement to end extreme poverty. Read more

  • Article: 5 of the Most Inspiring Female Characters From South Africa’s Favourite TV Shows
    Girls & Women

    5 of the Most Inspiring Female Characters From South Africa’s Favourite TV Shows

    By Itumeleng Letsoalo|Aug. 9, 2019

    TV shows should have characters that reflect the diversity of their audiences. Read more

  • Article: England's Women's World Cup Semi-Final Is Britain's Most-Watched TV in 2019 So Far
    Girls & Women

    England's Women's World Cup Semi-Final Is Britain's Most-Watched TV in 2019 So Far

    By James Hitchings-Hales|July 3, 2019

    It’s a sweeping declaration of victory for women’s football and gender equality in sport. Read more

  • Article: Soap Opera 'Coronation Street' Is Bringing the Story of Modern Slavery in Britain to TV
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    Soap Opera 'Coronation Street' Is Bringing the Story of Modern Slavery in Britain to TV

    April 23, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    The storyline revolves around a nail salon worker trafficked by an Eastern European slavery ring. Read more

  • Article: 'Ugly Betty'-Inspired TV Show Captures the Working Lives of Afghan Women
    Girls & Women

    'Ugly Betty'-Inspired TV Show Captures the Working Lives of Afghan Women

    By Leah Rodriguez|Oct. 31, 2018

    'Roya' pushes its audiences to get used to working women in the country deeply rooted in patriarchy. Read more

  • Article: Emmerdale Will Feature Women-Only Cast and Crew in Special One-Off Episode
    Girls & Women

    Emmerdale Will Feature Women-Only Cast and Crew in Special One-Off Episode

    Oct. 12, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    "It's the first time a soap has had an all-women team." Read more

  • Article: Rachel Brosnahan Used Her Emmy Speech to Deliver an Important Message: Vote!
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    Rachel Brosnahan Used Her Emmy Speech to Deliver an Important Message: Vote!

    By Daniele Selby|Sept. 18, 2018

    Rachel Brosnahan used her acceptance speech to highlight the importance of voting. Read more

  • Article: 5 Human Rights Issues That Mister Rogers Championed
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    5 Human Rights Issues That Mister Rogers Championed

    By Joe McCarthy|July 20, 2018

    “You will always find people who are helping.” Read more