Stories tagged: gender equality
Sat., Sept. 8, 2018
Women filmmakers, activists and actors congregated outside the hub of the Toronto International Film Festival on Saturday in a series of impassioned speeches on gender inequality in the movie industry …
UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 11, 2018
Thousands of Muslim fundamentalists protested Saturday in front of the nation’s parliament to decry proposals in a government report on gender equality that they claim are contrary to Islam.
Fri., Feb. 24, 2017
If, as expected, “La La Land” wins the Oscar on Sunday, it would be the first best-picture winner since Clint Eastwood’s “Million Dollar Baby” to feature a woman nominated for …
Sat., Oct. 15, 2016
It’s the age-old debate heard in homes across the nation: Who is responsible for the chores?
Fri., Dec. 21, 2012
In 1969, representatives from Spokane schools met to discuss a radical idea: forming track and field teams for girls. Just intramural squads, mind you.