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Moroccan women take to street, demand constitutional guarantee of gender equality

Morocco women march to demand gender equality (via AFP) A group of around 800 Moroccans, mostly women, staged a march in the capital Rabat on Sunday demanding that a constitutional guarantee of gender equality be applied in the kingdom. The march from the city centre to parliament was led by…

Muslims join Paris protest against gender equality drive in schools

Tens of thousands of supporters of the conservative “Manif pour Tous” movement gathered in Paris on Sunday to protest against gender equality teaching in schools and fertility treatment for same-sex couples. Sunday’s march included a prominent Muslim contribution in a protest movement, originally opposed to gay marriage legislation that was…

The stereotype of the ‘horrible female boss’ is still a problem

Even in 2013, many people still prefer men in charge. It’s a bias problem that doesn’t have any objective reality Who would you rather work for: a man or a woman? According to a recent Gallup poll, just over half of Americans say they don’t have a preference, but those…

Canadian radio host bares breasts while interviewing mayor at City Hall

A feminist Canadian talk show recently bared her breasts to make a point about gender equality while she was interviewing the mayor at Kelowna City Hall. Cameras were rolling on Friday when radio personality Lori Welbourne sat down with Mayor Walter Gray and pointed out that women could be topless…

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