The women were able to bring their case to trial based on race discrimination, or gender discrimination, but not both
Wearing whatever you want can be empowering, especially when our world in so many ways still dictates our behaviour according to a misconstrued conception of our gender.
Traditional theologies in the Abrahamic faiths have reinforced the idea of a binary world where the male and female should be strictly segregated.
In the case of Thailand, menstruation products are significantly costly and inaccessible.
It is far too easy to blame these womxn for taking these images in the first place.
Ellie Macmillan-Fox is doing a Master’s in Climate Change: Environment, Science and Policy. She also did her undergraduate degree at King’s in History and International Relations. She has a keen interest in women’s participation in global politics, as well as environmental politics. [Featured Image: A collage of the various actors who have portrayed the character…
Clearly, it is not a lack of skills or qualifications that lead to the lack of women in high-decision making levels. So, what is it?
Harvard professor Erica Chenoweth says that having women assume a prominent role in demonstrations increases the chance of success.
By passing judgement on the way someone grieves, we are then also policing their behaviour after a traumatic event.
Looking At Misogynist Literary Tropes in Fiction with Christine de Pizan
Why PPE isn’t designed for female bodies and the negative impact this has on women’s health and safety at work.
All of these women helped shape the world we live in today.