A record number of women have been elected to represent the British electorate in general election
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Saudi Arabia arrested a prominent activist who was campaigning for women’s right to drive cars
Wave of female first-time candidates say they were spurred into action by the January women’s march
Ministry says it has asked the country’s security agency to ban the 2017 Wonder Woman movie
The footage of the US president bowing to the tyrant caliph to accept a gold necklace honor took women rights activists worldwide by surprise and disappointed Saudi caged women.
On the political spectrum, more and more people are choosing to identify as conservative or liberal, and the amount of moderates to fill in that gap has been tremendously reduced year after year after year.
A coalition representing dozens of grassroots groups and labor organizations organized a number of actions in support of labor campaigns, migrant rights, Sanctuary Campus campaigns, and others.
Props of bloody coat hangers were handed out at Columbus Circle illustrating what many women went through when dealing with an unwanted pregnancy before safe, legal abortions.
Civil society groups marked this year’s International Women’s Day by urging women to register to vote
Women’s rights leader and suffragette Susan B. Anthony was born February 15, 1820 and never got to vote herself