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Academy President John Bailey Will Continue to Serve After Board of Governors Decline to Pursue Harassment Claim

Category: Gender based violence 

2018-03-28

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences’ Board of Governors met to hear findings of a review into a single sexual harassment allegation made against Academy president John Bailey

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Canada appoints first woman to head scandal-plagued Mounties

Category: Gender in the world 

2018-03-12

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Friday appointed a the first permanent female head of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police

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Oscars show salutes #MeToo movement, diversity in film

Category: Culture 

2018-03-05

Time's Up, launched on Jan. 1, is a legal defense fund that aims to support people reporting sexual harassment in the entertainment industry and beyond

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Who is the best Oscar-winning supporting actress of all time?

Category: Culture 

2018-02-08

Gloria Grahame? Tilda Swinton? Viola Davis? Our chief critic selects a champion from previous Academy award winners – and shares the result of the readers’ vote

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UK stars mirror Hollywood and don black for awards

Category: Culture 

2018-02-02

Some of the biggest names in British film are campaigning for an all-black dress code at this month's prestigious BAFTA awards to highlight widespread sexual harassment at work

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Michelle Pfeiffer Rips ‘Systemic’ Abuse of Women in Hollywood

Category: Gender based violence 


2017-11-08

Iconic actress Michelle Pfeiffer chimed in on the sexual assault and harassment scandal consuming Hollywood, telling the BCC that abuse of women in the film industry is “systemic.”

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Saudi trains first women air traffic controllers

Category: Gender in the world 

2017-09-19

The conservative Islamic kingdom plans to increase the number of women in the overall workforce to 28 percent from 23 percent

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Meet the first Georgian girl studying at the Royal Military Academy in the UK

Category: Gender in Caucasus 

2017-04-18

23-year old Jilda Tsurtsumia is the first cadet girl that will continue studying at the Sandhurst Royal Military Academy in the United Kingdom

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Emma Stone’s Billie Jean King Biopic Gets Awards

Category: Culture 

2017-03-24

Fox Searchlight has given an awards season release date to “Battle of the Sexes,” starring Emma Stone as Billie Jean King and Steve Carell as Bobby Riggs

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Iranian news agency Photoshops more clothing onto Oscars footage of Charlize Theron

Category: Gender in the world 

2017-02-28

Or maybe you will. But the below footage censoring the uncovered body parts of women made us do a double and triple take

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