In 2020, the #MeToo movement caused ripples in Turkey and Iran, renewing attention to gender-based violence and sexual assault.
Three women of color with Ph.D.s weigh in on their experience being in the academic field.
The pandemic will affect types of care and social beliefs about reproduction in the longer term.
Women's leadership reached new heights this year, just as the Coalition's gendered policy response to the pandemic set women back across the board.
Women are testing positive at a higher rate than men and women, they have a greater social and economic vulnerability, particularly during lockdown, with working-age being the most affected.
After accusations flew between the two influencers, we would do well to remind ourselves why there’s so much overlap in this genre
COVID-19 has presented an opportunity to increase gender equality both in Canada and worldwide. Rebuilding with women at the forefront will help communities succeed post-pandemic.
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.
Women continue to be stereotyped as passive and meek. For this reason, international courts often let women war criminals off the hook.
Nigerian music is gaining momentum across the world, but a study of hip hop lyrics and videos shows how the music also negatively affects women.
New research is challenging the hypothesis that men did the hunting in prehistoric societies.
The ruling will not end the demand for abortion. It will instead accelerate the trends for abortion travel abroad and self-managed abortion with pills.
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.
With Amy Coney Barrett's nomination, Trump has fulfilled his pledge to replace the late justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg with a woman. But female judges don't all decide alike any more than male judges do.
A new wave of productions are proving that there is power and possibility in the menopause
Findings add to growing concerns about the wage gap between men and women – as well as a gap between Asians and whites.
Persistent challenges of the past and the present burden women with unspoken traumas, but art such as needlework is a way to break the silence.
In north India, there is a particular history of purchasing brides from other states. We tell just some of their stories here.
The gender gap in computing performance has dramatically narrowed, but a confidence gap remains.