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This Painter Scandalized the 18th-Century Pari…

This Painter Scandalized the 18th-Century Paris Art World with Her Smile: undefined

I Photographed Women In 60 Countries To Change The Way We See Beauty

I Photographed Women In 60 Countries To Change The Way We See Beauty

These 3 British SOE Women Helped Win WWII – 2 Survived, 1 Was Cremated Alive

These 3 British SOE Women Helped Win WWII – 2 Survived, 1 Was Cremated Alive

Was Mozart’s sister actually the most talented musician in the family?

Was Mozart’s sister actually the most talented musician in the family?

The barriers against women running successfully for office start…

The barriers against women running successfully for office start with money and end with mindset

  • Following the election of Donald Trump, enrollment at Eleanor’s Legacy, a group that helps pro-reproductive rights, Democratic women run for office in New York state, doubled to 60 women, according to its director Brette McSweeney. 
  • National groups also saw a jump, with Emily’s List reporting that 16,000 women had reached out to them since the election, said Julie McClain Downey, a spokesperson with the organization.
  • Over the next few months, the first waves of progressive, female candidates in the Trump era will face primaries and special elections that will test the enthusiasm and commitment of the activism seen in the days following Hillary Clinton’s defeat. 
  • In many ways, the challenges they face, such as raising enough money to sustain a campaign and running against established men, remain the same as they always were. Read more (8/14/17)

Men Have Always Used ‘Science’ to Explain Why They’re Better Than Women

Men Have Always Used ‘Science’ to Explain Why They’re Better Than Women

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American climber Sasha Digiulian set a world record in July when…

American climber Sasha Digiulian set a world record in July when she became the first woman to free climb Mora Mora. It took her three days to ascend the 2,300-ft route in Madagascar.