Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
Empowering women and girls is critical to ending hunger, extreme poverty, and malnutrition around the world—including in the United States—according to a new report released Monday by the Bread of the World Institute. The report by the Institute, a non-partisan, Christian citizens' movement aimed at educating policymakers, opinion leaders, and the...
Andrea Germanos, staff writer
Protesters took to the streets in the Indian state of Chhattisgarh on Wednesday...
Nina Martin, Pro Publica
Two women pray in front of North Dakota's lone abortion provider, the Red River Women's Clinic in downtown Fargo. (Photo: Dan Koeck for Pro Publica)
On Tuesday, voters here will decide the fate of a proposed amendment to the...


Waving frying pans, Moroccan women protested outside Parliament this week demanding the resignation of Islamist premier Abdelilah Benkirane after he urged women to stay home and respect the “sacred status God gave” mothers, asking, “Don’t you realize that when women went to work outside, the light went out of their homes?" After the protest came a Twitter campaign: #AnaMachiTria - I Am Not A Chandelier.