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This New App was Created to Ensure Women Stop Getting Interrupted

BETC, an ad agency in Sao Paulo, Brazil, created the app "Women Interrupted" in honor of International Women's Day. The app listens to all of our conversations and then calculates how many times men interrupt women in everyday life — a title dubbed "manterrupting." Read More »

Underwear Strewn Across Brazil's Copacabana Beach to Protest Rape

Hundreds of red and white pairs of underwear were strewn across Brazil's most famous beach on Monday in a nationwide protest against rape. Read More »