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The Philippines has banned companies from forcing female employees to wear high heels at work, in a move lauded by a labour union on Monday that said it was one of the first countries in the world to do so to protect women's rights. Citing health and ...
When Dolly Parton, Lily Tomlin, and Jane Fonda's seminal feminist film 9 to 5 came out in 1980, my mother was working as a reporter for the Wall Street Journal. She was still there ten years later, when she gave birth to my sister and me in 1990. At ...
When I told people I was going to the remote Faroe Islands to film women from Asia who'd moved there to marry men they met online, many would assume they faced some kind of exploitation or trafficking. Tiresome jokes, like the one about a guy "clicking ...
A Democratic state senator said he will lift his procedural hold on a bill that would expand taxpayer-subsidized abortions for women who have Medicaid or state employee health insurance coverage, sending the measure to a Republican governor who's ...
Abortion Legislation Puts Gov. Rauner In Political Bind
LETTERS: As Catholics and mothers, we support abortion rights bill
People might scoff at the idea that women vote based on what husbands and fathers tell them to do. And tens of millions of dollars in political messaging has been spent based on the assumption that women will vote collectively on equal pay, abortion ...