Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
The Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) on Monday released an unusually transparent report on sexual assault and harassment on its Cambridge campus, a move that may galvanize other institutions of higher education to take a deeper look at a national problem, and to be more forthcoming with what they find. The report (pdf) was based on a...
Lauren McCauley, staff writer
Demonstrators outside Sunday's Pittsburgh Steelers game hold signs that read "Shame Komen" to protest the cancer charity's partnership with fracking giant Baker Hughes. (Photo: Josh Fox)
"Think before you pink!" chanted dozens of women's health advocates who rallied...
Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
While close to 200 delegates gathered this week at the f ourth National...


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.