All posts tagged "Women"
Animus event again inspires hundreds of women
Star of event was Puerto Rican actress Rita Moreno
- Posted December 1, 2017
New trauma unit to help former Islamic State sex slaves
DOHUK, Iraq — After their rape and torture by Islamic State extremists for months or years, Yazidi women face ongoing suffering from psychological trauma even if they do manage to escape. Until now, a lack of psychiatrists...
- Posted February 22, 2017
Women Are, Very Slowly, Getting More Seats in the Boardroom
Just over 15 percent of all director seats at publicly traded U.S. companies were held by women as of Dec. 31
- Posted February 1, 2017
AP-GFK Poll: Most Believe Allegations About Trump and Women
WASHINGTON — Donald Trump’s behavior has long grated on Carolyn Miller, but the allegations he sexually assaulted women was one factor that helped her decide in the last week to cast her ballot for Hillary Clinton. “I...
- Posted October 28, 2016
UN Secretary General Proposes Women’s Empowerment as Solution
Ban Ki-Moon Appoints UN's Firs Female Force Commander
- Posted March 8, 2016
Guatemala Passes Law To Combat Trafficking Of Women
GUATEMALA CITY – Guatemala’s Congress has passed a law requiring authorities to begin searching immediately for women who are reported missing. The bill takes aim at the practice of abducting women into servitude as domestic workers or...
- Posted January 29, 2016