Nicki Minaj’s charity quietly sent funds to an Indian village – it is now totally transformed
Women Voting articles on Democracy Chronicles
As over half the population of the planet is female, ensuring women voting rights is key for any democracy. The Nineteenth Amendment giving women the right to vote across the United States was ratified in 1920 but government elections are still dominated by men. Also see our articles on feminism or LGBT voting.
Popular anger at Maduro in Venezuela is growing, and thousands have mobilized in daily marches
Violence mars Caribbean life, study finds violent crime and a tolerance for domestic violence
Kenya’s Supreme Court ruled that lawmakers had to pass a law ensuring women more parliament representation
With the world population having more women than men, it should be clear that with the right political environment women should gain more public elections for government.
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.
Zimbabwe has joined 30 countries worldwide that have used a special electoral quota system to increase women’s political participation to at least 30 percent of the Members of Parliament.
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
Is Oprah Winfrey qualified to be not only the next, but the first women President of the United States?