Two researchers viewed all the television series featuring a woman presidential figure, and a remarkably consistent pattern emerged: ambitious fictional female politicians ended up being bad leaders.
The rate of domestic violence cases has increased in Indonesia due to the pandemic.
The issues facing Black Americans are not confined to only racial discrimination. Gender plays a part too.
The value of women to political tickets in Ghana is being recognised as more women are contesting elections at various levels.
Just because YouTube recommends a video doesn't mean it has medically valid information.
Previous recessions have mainly hit men. The jobs figures suggest we should treat this one differently.
A scholar explains why the players are having so much trouble with their equal pay claim.
A study into the new Tasmanian laws finds they are warranted and necessary.
The mental health of young women is far more sensitive to unemployment than the mental health of young men.
In a national survey, transgender individuals had worse employment outcomes, lower incomes and higher rates of poverty than cisgender people.
Generic names can take on a linguistic life of their own, becoming powerful forms of social commentary.
After firms add more women to their board, dangerous medical products are recalled more quickly.
Working at home has been far from costless, but many of the costs aren't counted in the GDP.
The mental health implications of child marriage on young girls are significant
Little Richard honed his craft as a teenage drag queen. In everything from his hairstyle to his lyrics, we see the influence of gay contemporaries like Esquerita and Billy Wright.
A scholar and mother of a young child who is now working at home explores what's called the 'work-family conflict' – and finds that's the wrong label for the impossible choices faced by parents.
Women are underrepresented in technology fields, but especially so in cybersecurity. It's not just a matter of fairness. Women are better than men at key aspects of keeping the internet safe.
For many women, childcare has been unaffordable. Suddenly it's free. It's as if we have finally realised it is an essential service.
Phones sometimes serve as a 'digital leash' to check women's whereabouts - a growing feature of many relationships and conflicts.
Is it genes, chromosomes, hormones, the immune sytem – or behaviour – that makes men more susceptible to the deadly disease?