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HuffPost Her Stories: A Trans Volleyball Star Stirs 'Unfounded' Criticism In Brazil
Plus: A feminist take on fake breasts.
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Dear Men: It Is Not My Responsibility To Explain Sexism To You
, Guest Writer
I find it insulting when men who’ve put zero effort into learning about women’s rights ask me to use my time and energy to explain to them.
HuffPost Her Stories: Women Get Real About Periods At Work
Plus: What U.S. women really want.
HuffPost Her Stories: A Special Celebration Of International Women's Day
Plus: Lilly Ledbetter shares her story.
Celebrities Shout Out The Glory Of Women On International Women's Day
Serena Williams, Emma Watson, Jameela Jamil, David Beckham and many more posted about the day dedicated to women's rights.
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Why Iceland Is The Best Place In The World To Be A Woman
Give credit to a strong women's movement and laws designed to improve gender equality at work and home.
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How Women Get Trapped In The Cycle Of Being Underpaid — And How They Get Equal Pay
The pay gap has trapped generations of women. But there’s another way.
Majority Of Republican Women Say Sex Discrimination Isn't A Problem
When it comes to sexism and harassment, strong women can fend for themselves, Republican women said in a new survey.
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Moroccan Women Push To Change ‘Chauvinistic’ Code Governing Their Relationships
By Leïla Hallaoui, HuffPost Maghreb
Reforms made 15 years ago were supposed to improve the lives of women. But activists say the text is full of loopholes and contradictions.
5 Women Changing The World With Their Words
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For centuries, women have been using their words to educate and inspire — from Coretta Scott King’s tales from the frontlines
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Virgin Atlantic's Female Flight Attendants No Longer Required To Wear Makeup
A small but symbolic step for the British airline company.
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HuffPost Her Stories: Me Too Allegations Rock Korea's Sports World
Plus: Actress Alyssa Milano talks gender equality.
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STYLE & BEAUTY
Why Women Wear White, A Brief History Of Political Fashion
Clothing can sometimes speak louder than words, as women lawmakers showed at the State of the Union.
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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Wore White To SOTU Because 'There's So Much More We Have To Fight For'
The freshman New York lawmaker wore suffragist white alongside fellow House members for an important reason.
House Women Wear White To State Of The Union
Dozens of female House leaders are wearing white at the State of the Union in the name of gender equality and women's rights.
Women Urged To Wear Suffragist White To Trump's State Of The Union Address
A group of House Democratic lawmakers is urging women from both parties to declare "we will not go back on our hard-earned rights."
Iowa Abortion Law Ruled Unconstitutional
Iowa's "fetal heartbeat" law, the strictest abortion ban in the nation, has been ruled unconstitutional by a state court.
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Powerful, Funny And Feminist Signs And Posters From The 2019 Women's March
Women are coming out in force in New York, Washington, D.C., and around the globe.
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New Saudi Arabia Law Requires Women To Be Notified If Their Husbands Divorce Them
Women will be informed by text message if their husbands file for divorce.
Why Are The Cases Of Missing And Murdered Indigenous Women Being Ignored?
While other women are being heard in the Me Too era, native women are quietly going missing in life, in the media and in the data.
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HuffPost Her Stories: The Incredible Story Of India's National Women's Hockey Team
Plus: Can a new law curb sexual harassment in Brazil?
HuffPost Her Stories: Where 'Virginity Certificates' Don't Raise Eyebrows
Plus: What's keeping women around the world up at night.
Violent Protests Erupt In India As Ancient Hindu Temple Opens Up To All Women
Many conservative women joined the crowds at Kerala’s Sabarimala to protest a court decision opening the temple to women of any age.
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Catholic Activists Demand Women’s Voting Rights At Major Vatican Meeting
Catholic women want to know why female leaders can't vote alongside male peers at the Vatican's Synod of Bishops.
Protesters Confront Sen. Jeff Flake Over Kavanaugh Vote
Protesters cornered Sen. Jeff Flake (R-Ariz.) over his announcement that he would vote yes to confirm Brett Kavanaugh.
How Christine Blasey Ford's Testimony Is Affecting Sexual Assault Survivors
Dr. Christine Blasey Ford’s testimony is hitting home for women across the country.
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