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Rights groups warn Saudi female activist may face beheading

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) – Rights groups are warning that a female Shiite activist detained in Saudi Arabia since December 2015 may be beheaded along with other activists. Amnesty International, Human Rights Watch and other groups [...]
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Chinese Spiritual Leader Is Accused of Harassing Female Followers

[unable to retrieve full-text content] The case against a religious official is a high-stakes test of whether China’s burgeoning #MeToo movement can take on powerful leaders. Source: NYT > World
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Addo Dispatch: Where Female Elephants Without Tusks Roam — and Poachers Stay Away

3 months ago | 0 comment
[unable to retrieve full-text content] South Africa’s Addo elephant park has few females with tusks, a trait that has died off because of hunting but also keeps poachers away. Source: NYT > World
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Democrats Graciously Conceding To Badass Female Nominees Like Bunch Of Grown-Ups Who Believe In Democracy

4 months ago | 0 comment
Stacey Abrams Hello, Nice Times! Four states held elections last night, and Democrats SHOWED UP! We can do this Blue Wave thing, if we just hold hands and keep marching. Here’s what went down. Georgia Can Democrats be the first party to put [...]
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Surge of female candidates reshapes Democratic Party

4 months ago | 0 comment
A string of victories for women in primary elections across the country is beginning to reshape the face of the Democratic Party and accelerate a conversation about its future — with consequences that reach well beyond the 2018 [...]
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Female candidates take on taboos in new campaign ads

6 months ago | 0 comment
From breastfeeding on camera to sharing intimate stories of sexual abuse, women running for office are turning campaign norms — and long-held gender stereotypes — on their head with a flurry of new ads that highlight once [...]
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Challenge for female candidates: ‘It’s hard to beat an incumbent, period’

6 months ago | 0 comment
Political newcomer Marie Newman had millions of dollars in outside spending behind her and the full embrace of women’s and abortion rights groups — and still came 2,000 votes shy of knocking off Rep. Dan Lipinski (D-Ill.) last week. But [...]
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How a New Wave of Female Candidates Is Training to Fight the Trolls

7 months ago | 0 comment
Kim Weaver first saw the Facebook post during an otherwise normal work meeting in Des Moines. “Just wait till the day of the rope, when traitors like you get what you deserve,” a Twitter user had written to Weaver, then a [...]
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Female Employees Allege Culture of Sexual Harassment at Humane Society

8 months ago | 0 comment
In September 2016, three employees of the Humane Society of the United States checked into a tiny Airbnb studio in Boston for a six-day business trip. Paul Shapiro, one of the nation’s most consequential animal rights advocates over the [...]
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Female House candidate withdraws over sexual harassment claim

9 months ago | 0 comment
Andrea Ramsey is the first congressional candidate to resign amid a wave of other resignations in Washington revolving around sexual harassment. | John Shinkle/POLITICO [...]