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How To Deal With Sexual Harassment & Assault In The Workplace In Light Of #MeToo

How To Deal With Sexual Harassment & Assault In The Workplace In Light Of #MeToo

By Equality Now 90% of individuals who say they have experienced sexual harassment never take formal action against the harassment. Most stay quiet for fear of disbelief or inaction on […]

November 29, 2017 ×
Creator Of The Kaia Method Launches “I Will Stand” Movement To Bring Healing Through Dance

Creator Of The Kaia Method Launches “I Will Stand” Movement To Bring Healing Through Dance

By Hannah Blake The “Me Too” movement was courageous and loud, and now it’s time to ride that momentum and continue stepping into empowerment. Moving from shame and guilt in […]

November 21, 2017 ×
India’s First National Women’s Parliament Launched To Inspire Political Leadership In Girls

India’s First National Women’s Parliament Launched To Inspire Political Leadership In Girls

In a country of 1.2 billion people, it’s hard to stomach that nationally, the percentage of women in Indian government is a meager 12%. It is the second most populated […]

March 30, 2017 ×
Violence Prevention Org. Working With Schools To Educate Teen Boys About Toxic Masculinity

Violence Prevention Org. Working With Schools To Educate Teen Boys About Toxic Masculinity

We are living in an era where the definitions around masculinity and femininity are being discussed in more deep and meaningful ways than ever before. This is a good thing. […]

February 7, 2017 ×
The Law May Have Changed, But Sexual Harassment Is Still A Daily Reality For Women In Algeria

The Law May Have Changed, But Sexual Harassment Is Still A Daily Reality For Women In Algeria

By Kenza Salmi “To them, women are pieces of meat; they are not valuable beings”, my neighbor Aisha told me once. Aisha is a gorgeous educated 30 year-old woman, who […]

September 7, 2016 ×
Morocco Passes New Law Making Sexual Harassment A Criminal Offense With Jail Time

Morocco Passes New Law Making Sexual Harassment A Criminal Offense With Jail Time

The Moroccan government has passed a major new law that says sexual harassment is now a crime punishable with up to 6 months jail time. It is most definitely a […]

May 20, 2016 ×
Anita Hill Talks Sexual Harassment, Race, Women In Politics, And Her Landmark 1991 Hearing

Anita Hill Talks Sexual Harassment, Race, Women In Politics, And Her Landmark 1991 Hearing

You may have recently seen the HBO original film ‘Confirmation’ starring Kerry Washington as Anita Hill, recounting the story of the highly controversial senate hearing regarding sexual harassment toward Anita […]

May 6, 2016 ×
Yemen’s First Female Rapper, Amani Yahya, Is Using Her Music To Highlight Women’s Rights In The Arab World

Yemen’s First Female Rapper, Amani Yahya, Is Using Her Music To Highlight Women’s Rights In The Arab World

When you think of world famous rappers, a few major names probably come to mind: Kanye, Jay-Z, 50 Cent, Biggie, etc. However, if you asked us, we would have a […]

April 26, 2016 ×
Here’s Why Samantha Bee’s ‘Full Frontal’ Is Officially Our Fave Late Night Show

Here’s Why Samantha Bee’s ‘Full Frontal’ Is Officially Our Fave Late Night Show

The reason should be obvious. We love ‘Full Frontal with Samantha Bee’ because it’s the ONLY show on late night TV in the US that is hosted by a woman. […]

March 16, 2016 ×
New Algerian Law Finally Defines Sexual Harassment & Violence Against Women As A Crime

New Algerian Law Finally Defines Sexual Harassment & Violence Against Women As A Crime

Since it’s declaration of independence from France in 1962, Algeria has been a country in strife. It is the largest country on the African continent, and the 10th largest in […]

February 18, 2016 ×
Why These Anti-Sexual Harassment Campaigns Are More Powerful Than You Think

Why These Anti-Sexual Harassment Campaigns Are More Powerful Than You Think

Not too long ago the news story of five Chinese female protestors, nicknamed the “five feminists” made headlines around the world. These women were organizing a protest to be stated […]

May 12, 2015 ×
China Releases The Feminists Jailed For Protesting Sexual Harassment

China Releases The Feminists Jailed For Protesting Sexual Harassment

On March 6 five Chinese women were detained by Police because they were suspected of creating a disturbance. What they were really doing was preparing for a protest on March […]

April 14, 2015 ×
Anti-Sexual Harassment Campaign Wants You To Know The Line & Not Cross It!

Anti-Sexual Harassment Campaign Wants You To Know The Line & Not Cross It!

Sick of hearing about street harassment and sexual harassment? So are we! Yet it continues to happen despite the many viral videos, articles and discussions in the media. Sexual harassment […]

April 10, 2015 ×
Documentary ‘GTFO’ Focusing On Harassment & Bullying Of Female Gamers

Documentary ‘GTFO’ Focusing On Harassment & Bullying Of Female Gamers

If you aren’t familiar with the whole Gamergate scandal from 2014, where female gamers, game developers and a a particular woman, Anita Sarkeesian who created a Youtube series exposing the […]

April 8, 2015 ×
UK Clubs Unite To Fight Sexual Harassment With New Zero Tolerance Policy

UK Clubs Unite To Fight Sexual Harassment With New Zero Tolerance Policy

Sexual Harassment is no joke. The toughest thing about this issue, is that there is not enough legislation in some areas where it is a crime, and therefore women feel […]

December 31, 2014 ×