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U.S. lawmakers propose ban on arbitration of sexual misconduct claims

Category: Gender based violence 

2017-12-08

Dozens of prominent American men in politics, media and entertainment have been accused in recent months of sexual harassment and misconduct

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Hope Solo announces she's running for U.S. Soccer presidency

Category: Sport 

2017-12-08

Hope Solo is running for president of the U.S. Soccer Federation, the organization that effectively fired her for comments she made at the 2016 Summer Olympics

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Australian Parliament allows same-sex marriages

Category: Gender in the world 

2017-12-07

Gay marriage was endorsed by 62 percent of Australian voters who responded to the government-commissioned postal ballot

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Norway: police uncover more than 150 rapes and sexual assaults in Lapland

Category: Gender based violence 

2017-11-30

Shockwaves felt across the country after investigation identified 82 victims aged between four and 75

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Bahraini cover of ‘No Woman, No Cry’ raises eyebrows on social media

Category: It`s interesting to know 


2017-11-29

A choir of Bahraini men singing a cover of iconic Bob Marley’s reggae song “No Woman, No Cry” in Arabic garments sparked mixed reactions on Twitter

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Natalie Portman on Hollywood’s Sexual-Harassment Problem: ‘I Have 100 Stories’

Category: Gender based violence 

2017-11-21

Natalie Portman has discussed her experiences of misconduct in the movie industry, saying that she has suffered “discrimination or harassment on almost everything I’ve ever worked on”

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Egyptian lawyer says it's a national duty to rape girls who wear revealing clothing like ripped jeans

Category: Gender based violence 

2017-11-02

'I say that when a girl walks about like that, it is a patriotic duty to sexually harass her and a national duty to rape her,' says Nabih al-Wahsh

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Women's progress index shows big gaps among and inside nations

Category: Gender in the world 

2017-10-26

Iceland and Norway are the best countries for women, and Syria and Afghanistan the worst, according to an index to be released that measures a host of global gains and failures

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In China women 'hold up half the sky' but can't touch the political glass ceiling

Category: Gender policy 

2017-10-17

Few expect any women to be appointed to China’s top political body when it holds its five-yearly meeting on Wednesday

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Cairo named most dangerous megacity for women; London best - poll

Category: Gender in the world 

2017-10-16

Cairo is the world's most dangerous megacity for women while London is the best, according to the first international experts' poll

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