Tamika Mallory organizes national Women’s March events alongside co-chairs Linda Sarsour, Carmen Perez and Bob Bland
Women Voting Rights 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, Minority Voting Rights or LGBT voting.
Black women must be recognized beyond the times they turn out to vote
It is disappointing that political parties in Pakistan consider themselves above those very same laws that comprise
The #MeToo movement forced the U.S. to confront sexual harassment and gender equality in an unprecedented way this year
When did women win the right to vote in prosperous, stable, civilized Switzerland? Many people would be surprised to learn that Swiss women didn’t win the right to vote until 1971.
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — Every election since she was 16, Catrena Norris Carter has gone door to door,
If, as a society, we are going to adjust our moral compass based solely on the letter at the end of a politician’s name, Americans are just proving that our country has no moral compass altogether.
Who makes the decisions that establish the standards of medical care and the guidelines for a variety of medical testing is a fascinating question. And, it’s complicated because human lives and millions of dollars are at stake.
With 38.65% of seat, the election marks a record for female representation in the French parliament
Manal al-Sharif posted a video of herself driving in Saudi Arabia in 2011 and she angered many