Why Women( and Men) Are Marching Today, According to Twitter Data

This weekend, potentially 200,000 people–mostly females, and many sporting pink #pussyhats–will descend on Washington, DC for the Womens March on January 21 st. What initially began as a Facebook event has morphed into a culture moment, a juxtaposition of the previous days inauguration of Americas 45 th chairwoman, Donald Trump. Heather Whaling About Heather Whaling…

Google creates 13 emoji to represent working women

Google has proposed adding 13 new female emoji that “better reflect the pivotal roles girls play in the world.” Image: tyler essary/ mashable Spend any time tapping out emoji and you’ve probably noticed that girls are confined to three principal roles: bride, princess and dancer. While these are lovely things to be, the limited selection…

It’s more than sexuality ed. For these young woman, it’s a movement for equality.

When writer Meera Subramanian traveled to India, she wasn’t sure exactly what she’d discover. In an excerpt from her volume, “A River Runs Again, ” she tells us what she detected : It was the girls who talked most passionately. Several are speaking about becoming more comfortable with their bodies after having been taught what…