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Black Women Set Record Running for Congressional Seats

A record 122 Black women filed to run for Congress this year, including Arkansas state senator Joyce Elliot....

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Belgian Universities Allow Headscarves on Campus Defying Constitutional Ruling

About 12 universities in Belgium decided to allow women to wear headscarves on campus, defying a recent constitutional...

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NYC Minority and Women-Owned Entrepreneurs Say Businesses Won’t Survive Next Six Months

A recent survey found 85% of minority and women-owned businesses in New York City believe that due to...

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COVID-19 Interferes With Fight Against HIV/AIDS

A new survey conducted by the Joint United Nations Programme on HIV and AIDS found the coronavirus lockdown,...

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California Bill Protecting Garment Workers Passes State Senate

Last month, California’s Senate passed the Garment Workers Protection Act or Senate Bill 1399, which is a set...

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Latino Civil Rights Group Calls on Enlistment Boycott for Latina Women

The sexual harassment and death of soldier Vanessa Guillen led the President of a Latino civil rights group...

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Japan Delays Plan to Increase the Number of Women in Leadership Roles

The country failed it's deadline of 2020 and is planning to increase women's roles by 2030

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Wisconsin Forms Task Force for Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls

The task force will include Native peoples to ensure their leadership in tackling the crisis

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Women of Color Hesitant to Move Forward with Childrearing Due to COVID-19

Black women are cautious about pregnancy during the pandemic as the black community has been disproportionately affected by...

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Black Lives Matter Movement Inspires Black Arab Women to Confront Racist Beauty Standards

Companies behind whitening creams have exploited the movement against dark skin