#Women's Rights

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

    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

    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 Give Phones, Social Media to Police

    UK Rape Victims Asked To Give Phones, Social Media to Police

    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

    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

    Secret Deodorant Just Scored a Goal for Gender Equality

    From P&G|April 2, 2019

    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.

    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

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

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|April 1, 2019

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

  • Article: The Trump Administration Is Expanding the Global Gag Rule. Here's What That Means for Women Everywhere.

    The Trump Administration Is Expanding the Global Gag Rule. Here's What That Means for Women Everywhere.

    By Daniele Selby|March 27, 2019

    The policy change could affect health services like malaria and HIV/AIDS treatment. Read more