#Television

  • 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
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    '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
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    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

  • Article: ABC Cancels 'Roseanne' After Roseanne Barr's Racist Tweet
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    ABC Cancels 'Roseanne' After Roseanne Barr's Racist Tweet

    By Chris Gelardi|May 29, 2018

    The woman who canceled the reboot is also ABC’s first black president. Read more

  • Article: The Queen Was Paid Less Than the Prince for Two Seasons of ‘The Crown’
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    The Queen Was Paid Less Than the Prince for Two Seasons of ‘The Crown’

    By Chris Gelardi|March 14, 2018

    Claire Foy’s performance as Queen Elizabeth has earned her Golden Globe and Emmy nominations. Read more

  • Article: 7 Powerful Moments from the 69th Emmy Awards That Global Citizens May Have Missed
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    7 Powerful Moments from the 69th Emmy Awards That Global Citizens May Have Missed

    By Phineas Rueckert|Sept. 18, 2017

    Here are your highlights from the 69th annual Emmy awards. Read more