The country still has a way to go in addressing the challenges of social inequity. But there has been some progress in every sphere of government.
Three women of color with Ph.D.s weigh in on their experience being in the academic field.
Hollywood continues to dramatically exaggerate the medical risks associated with abortion while downplaying barriers to access.
New legislative proposals want to allow 'sex testing' of girl athletes through genital exams and genetic and hormone testing.
Trying to get help for gender dysphoria is rigorous and stressful for young people and their families, it shouldn't be this way.
In Sherlock, domination is something to be revered, rather than challenged.
So-called "puberty blockers" work by temporarily suppressing the action of a specific hormone in the body.
Ever since players tweaked the game to reflect the medieval social order, poets and writers have used chess as an allegory for love, duty, conflict and accomplishment.
In Australia, between 1930 and 1950, women repeatedly stepped in to play the role of Santa. So the figure in the red suit could be gender neutral today.
It's limiting to think about about sexual enhancement in purely negative, physical terms.
Women felt more worn out by restrictions – while men complained of boredom
Preliminary research shows that men and women tend to use Zoom differently because gender dynamics influence online activities.
More women are making appearances in the news media, and this is due to the coronavirus pandemic. This is not all good news: women are interviewed about the effects of the pandemic on their lives.
The 2018 murder of Rio city councilwoman Marielle Franco inspired record numbers of Black women to get involved in politics. Winning proved harder – but it isn't the only point of their campaigns.
An ex-minister named John Lyford arrived at the nascent colony hoping for a fresh start. But he couldn't escape his past.
Women continue to be stereotyped as passive and meek. For this reason, international courts often let women war criminals off the hook.
Our two-year study explores how female writers and journalists use online platforms to engage in gender activism, and how they navigate the challenges and opportunities that come with digital media.
There is a renewed discussion about the role of News Corp in Australia. But so far, this is ignoring how the Murdoch press is particularly hostile towards female politicians.
The 2020 US election is a battle of two masculinities – one authoritarian, the other paternalistic.
Researchers posed as constituents and emailed 3,685 legislators in 11 countries in Europe and Latin America to ask for help. Responsiveness varied by gender by up to 13 percentage points.