#Women

  • Article: Viral Photo of Australian Athlete Tayla Harris Sparks Crucial Discussion About Sexism
    Girls & Women

    Viral Photo of Australian Athlete Tayla Harris Sparks Crucial Discussion About Sexism

    By Madeleine Keck|March 21, 2019

    "My hamstring is OK, but derogatory comments aren't." Read more

  • Article: Barbie's New Lineup Features Journalists, Photographers, Activists, and More
    Girls & Women

    Barbie's New Lineup Features Journalists, Photographers, Activists, and More

    By Imogen Calderwood  and  Erica Sanchez|March 6, 2019

    It’s toy company Mattel’s largest lineup of global female role models. Read more

  • Article: 30 Female World Leaders Just Teamed Up to Stop the 'Erosion' of Women's Rights
    Girls & Women

    30 Female World Leaders Just Teamed Up to Stop the 'Erosion' of Women's Rights

    By Leah Rodriguez|Feb. 28, 2019

    A new group is pressing governments and societies to step up for equal rights. Read more

  • Article: The UK Is Committing £500,000 to Help Empower Women Through Work
    Citizenship

    The UK Is Committing £500,000 to Help Empower Women Through Work

    By Imogen Calderwood|Feb. 7, 2019

    “We're tapping into previously ignored talent, addressing gender inequality… helping our economy." Read more

  • Article: 7 Grammy-Winning Artists Who Have Stood Up for Girls & Women
    Girls & Women

    7 Grammy-Winning Artists Who Have Stood Up for Girls & Women

    By Sophie Maes  and  Jerica Deck|Feb. 7, 2019

    These superstars are breaking boundaries and empowering women and girls around the world. Read more

  • Article: This Woman Was 9 Months Pregnant When She Freed Herself and Others From Modern Slavery
    Girls & Women

    This Woman Was 9 Months Pregnant When She Freed Herself and Others From Modern Slavery

    By Daniele Selby  and  Carmen Singer|Jan. 25, 2019

    Thaiyamma became a slave for years because she didn’t have $14. Read more

  • Article: A Pink ‘Tampon Taxi’ is Picking Up Passengers in London to Teach About Period Poverty
    Girls & Women

    A Pink ‘Tampon Taxi’ is Picking Up Passengers in London to Teach About Period Poverty

    By Joshua James Parfitt|Nov. 30, 2018

    The London cab will deliver 5,000 sanitary packs to homeless shelters and schools. Read more

  • Article: This South African Writer Is On a Mission to Tell African Stories While Building a ‘Kinder’ Society
    Girls & Women

    This South African Writer Is On a Mission to Tell African Stories While Building a ‘Kinder’ Society

    By Thato Mahlangu|Nov. 29, 2018

    “I strive to contribute to building a more loving and healthier society for children to live in." Read more