News

trans flag
192 views

Biden Administration Nominates Trans Woman in Historic First for Federal Role

One day before the inauguration, it was announced the Biden administration nominated Dr. Rachel Levine as assistant secretary...

woman reading in library
187 views

Female College Student is India’s Youngest Mayor (VIDEO)

Arya Rajendran, 21, is the Mayor of Thiruvananthapuram Corporation. It's a city in the capital of Kerala, India.

231 views

All Jobs Lost in December Were Held By Women

According to the National Women’s Law Center, women accounted for 100% of the job losses in December of...

256 views

High-Court in Pakistan Province Bans Virginity Tests

A Lahore high-court in Punjab Pakistan recently outlawed virginity tests, also known as the “two-finger” test, on survivors...

woman leaning against pillar
249 views

Paris Fined for Hiring More Women Than Men in City Government

The city of Paris was recently fined for hiring too many women in their city government. The Mayor’s...

woman in headscarf
240 views

Trial Begins for Female Saudi Activist

The trial of Saudi women’s activist Loujain al-Hathloul began last week, two and a half years after she...

228 views

More Women in Jail Globally

According to Penal Reform International, there’s been a 17% increase in women incarcerated globally. Out of the more...

224 views

Women and Underrepresented in Boardrooms Now a Mandate for Nasdaq Listed Companies

Nasdaq Inc. recently filed a proposal to require Nasdaq-listed companies to have or explain why they don't have...

224 views

Female Farmers in Jamaica See Serial Thefts of Property During COVID-19 Pandemic

Female farmers in Jamaica are experiencing a series of thefts of their livestock, equipment, and crops from their...