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New research shows that a large volume of Socrates' thinking came from Aspasia of Miletus, a woman he loved.
International Women's Day is an important and much-needed celebration of the countless struggles to level the playing field for women.
Recent research suggests that both conscious and unconscious biases continue to hamper women’s contributions to their fields of study.
It's time to stop surveying women about their experiences as rape victims, time to research the men who perpetrate these crimes and work to inebriate and isolate women.
Innovative and controversial in its day, 'Towards a Gay Communism' (1980) by Mario Mieli is among other things a vivid document of a time when sexual liberation was a wing of the revolutionary struggle.
If you have to devote hours a day to collecting water, you miss out on education, a social life and other human rights.

Blood Speaks

What is life like when having your period puts your health at risk and means you are shunned by society? Rose George reports from Nepal and Bangladesh on menstrual taboos.
Literally all you need to know about how to deal with sexual harassment at workplaces and make them safer for women.
What does it mean to be a woman and a farmer in Myanmar?
The landmark decision by India's Supreme Court to decriminalise certain sexual acts between members of the same sex spurred great celebration at home and abroad. But, the Prime Minister's Twitter feed remained silent as stone.