It’s hard to believe that sexual asceticism and celibacy rules have nothing to do with what’s going on in the Church—along with a perverted male toxicity whose outlet isn’t in machismo, but rather shame, deviance and exploitation.
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This Week in Women: Taking Steps Toward Gender Parity in Politics Worldwide
Tuesday’s primaries broke the record for the number of women who have secured a major party nomination for the U.S. House of Representatives. In Argentina, a disappointing vote on abortion was still a milestone for women.
This Week in Women: Fighting Sexism at the World Cup
Soccer has come a long way in shaming and ending what was once widespread and accepted racism among fans in the sport. Where’s the push to stop sexism?
This Week in Women: Keeping an Eye on the Courts and the Border
The Supreme Court and the Trump administration’s immigration policies dominated headlines this week—while around the world, women fought on for equality in courtrooms and on campaign trails.
This Week in Women: Unpacking the Trump Administration’s Shameful Immigration Policies
Attorney General Jeff Sessions and his mostly-male team characterized domestic violence as a “private” problem this week when reversing a policy that allowed DV survivors to seek asylum in the U.S. This matters.
This Week in Women: The Fight Against Sexism in Politics Worldwide Goes On
Women in the U.S. and around the world are shaking up the political system—but institutional sexism still persists.
This Week in Women: Why Gender Matters on the Campaign Trail and in the C-Suite
Women’s collective power in politics is only growing. But in financial power circles, women are still absent.
This Week in Women: Solutions to #MeToo Start with Better Representation—in Media and in Politics
In the wake of Harvey Weinstein’s arrest and the Santa Fe shooting, the urgency around amplifying women’s voices—and the impact gender diversity in the halls of power can have—is as clear as ever.
This Week in Women: Pushing Back on the Political Debates Over Women’s Lives
Immediately after New York attorney general Eric Schneiderman resigned over domestic abuse allegations, we saw a “debate” emerge in media over who is worse to women: Democrats or Republicans. But is this really a political story?
This Week in Women: #MeToo Moments Around the World
This week, headlines and happenings around the world demonstrated the impact of the #MeToo movement—from Spain and Sweden to Somalia and the U.S. / Mexico border.