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NBA Pulls All-Star Game in North Carolina Over Transgender Discrimination Law

Earlier this year a bill was signed in North Carolina that prevents transgender individuals to use public bathrooms for the sex they identify with. Read More »

What Every Woman Needs to Know About the Democratic National Convention

// The Democratic National Convention will take place July 25-28 // Read More »

13 Quotes from Ivanka Trump’s Republican National Convention Speech

Critics are saying Ivanka Trump's speech during the Republican National Convention was a crucial attempt to win over women and millenials. Read More »

Discriminatory Texas Voter ID Law Struck Down by U.S. Appeals Court

On Wednesday, the U.S. Read More »

Baltimore Teen Blows Judges Away, Proving America's Got Talent

After opening up about being homeless and living with friends and family, 14-year-old Jayna Brown gave the performance of a lifetime on "America's Got Talent." Read More »

Roger Ailes Resigns as Fox CEO Amid Sexual Harassment Allegations

Fox chairman and CEO Roger Ailes announced today that he'd be stepping down from his roles at the company, effective immediately, following multiple allegations of sexual harassment Read More »

This Former Child Bride's Novel Is Becoming a Bestseller in Afghanistan

This former child bride wrote a book largely based on her harrowing journey and her novel is on its way to becoming a bestseller throughout Afghanistan. Read More »

This Is the First Time the UK and Germany Have Had Women as Leaders at the Same Time

For the first time in history, the two arguably most powerful women in Europe are leading their nations at the same time. Read More »

Nostalgic Moments When Women Dominated the 1996 Atlanta Olympics

The Centennial Olympic Games were not only a defining moment for Atlanta, but for women in sports. Many female athletes were awarded gold medals, and some sports were debuted for the first time. In 1996, female athletes were being marketed and respected like never before. Read More »

Ava DuVernay Will Open New York Film Festival with First Non-Fiction Film in More Than 50 Years

For the first time in more than 50 years, a non-fiction film will open at the New York Film Festival. The film's topic? The immense incarceration rate in the United States. Read More »

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