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Women and Democracy articles on Democracy Chronicles
As over half the population of the planet is female, success for world democracy must include a building a stronger link between women and democracy. Women in the 21st century are set to have a larger political role to play if we continue to dismantle the barriers in the way of their political equality. Also see other suggested articles on subjects like Women Voting Rights, Feminism, Minority Voting Rights or LGBT voting.
More than half reported they had been threatened or abused in a face-to-face encounter, with over a quarter saying they had been physically attacked.
Successes have empowered women but until they actually get a chance to make change, the U.S will never know what has been swept under the carpet.
Number of women running for the US Congress in November surges, following a year marked by the #MeToo movement and defiance of President Donald Trump.
Follows criticism from Canadian Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland who denounced the conservative kingdom for its recent arrest of women’s rights activists.
Newly released Pashto-language translation of Women Who Work, the 2017 book by U.S. President Donald Trump’s daughter and adviser Ivanka.
A new report argues that “the under-representation of women at any level of governance and decision-making results in a democratic deficit.”
Ugandan demonstrators in Kampala protested rising violence against women, including murder, rape and kidnapping
UN human rights experts are urging Saudi Arabia to immediately release a number of women’s human rights defenders
Jacinda Ardern now becomes the first woman in the country’s history to give birth while in office