#Women's Rights

  • Article: 18 Photos of Protest and Pollution from Around the World This Week
    Citizenship

    18 Photos of Protest and Pollution from Around the World This Week

    By Olivia Kestin  and  Sushmita Roy|May 17, 2019

    These photos show the commitment of activists all around the world. Read more

  • Article: Sexual Harassment Is Now Illegal in the Country of Georgia
    Girls & Women

    Sexual Harassment Is Now Illegal in the Country of Georgia

    By Sushmita Roy|May 9, 2019

    The law change came after a wave of activism. Read more

  • Article: Sri Lanka Bans Face Coverings After Easter Bombings
    Girls & Women

    Sri Lanka Bans Face Coverings After Easter Bombings

    By Leah Rodriguez|April 29, 2019

    Human rights groups worry the move will fuel tension and ostracize the Muslim community. Read more

  • Article: UK Rape Victims Asked to Hand Over Phones and Social Media Accounts or Risk Their Cases
    Girls & Women

    UK Rape Victims Asked to Hand Over Phones and Social Media Accounts or Risk Their Cases

    By Imogen Calderwood|April 29, 2019

    “We seem to be going back to the bad old days when victims of rape are being treated as suspects.” Read more

  • Article: Why This Woman Is Crowdfunding to Send a Feminist Book to All 650 British MPs
    Girls & Women

    Why This Woman Is Crowdfunding to Send a Feminist Book to All 650 British MPs

    By Imogen Calderwood|April 3, 2019

    For Tracy King, the world is designed around men — and it’s costing women’s lives. Read more

  • Video: Secret Deodorant Just Scored a Goal for Gender Equality
    PartnerGirls & Women

    Secret Deodorant Just Scored a Goal for Gender Equality

    April 2, 2019|P&G

    From now until July 9, the company will donate $1 for every Secret Outlast deodorant sold. Read more

  • Article: There's Finally an Internationally Agreed Upon Definition of Sexism. Here's Why That Matters.
    Girls & Women

    There's Finally an Internationally Agreed Upon Definition of Sexism. Here's Why That Matters.

    By Imogen Calderwood  and  Erica Sanchez|April 1, 2019

    We asked an expert why having a definition is such a big deal. Read more

  • Article: Cambodia and China Can't Stop 'Bride Trafficking' Without More Funding, Activists Say
    Girls & Women

    Cambodia and China Can't Stop 'Bride Trafficking' Without More Funding, Activists Say

    April 1, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Thousands of Cambodian women are living in forced marriages in China. Read more