Monday, September 16, 2019
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The Wider Image: Japan's women sailors on frontline of gender equality

Japan’s Women Sailors Serve on Frontline of Gender Equality

By Tim Kelly ABOARD JS KAGA (Reuters)  Women serving on Japan's biggest warship, the Kaga, are a tight-knit group on the frontline of a push to...
Actor Keira Knightley arrives for the Canadian premiere of the movie "Colette" at the Toronto International Film Festival in Toronto

Female Empowerment, 100 Years Ago, at Heart of ‘Colette’

By Gina Cherelus (Reuters) "Colette" is not your usual period drama. Beneath the corsets and petticoats lies a turn-of-the-20th- century real life tale of feminism...
Pregnancy stigma, lack of maternity leave may drive women from surgery careers

Pregnancy Stigma, Lack of Maternity Leave May Drive Women from Surgery...

By Lisa Rapaport (Reuters Health) Women training for careers in surgery are more likely to abandon the profession when they experience pregnancy discrimination or have...
A demonstrator takes part in a #MeToo protest march for survivors of sexual assault and their supporters in Hollywood

After #MeToo, Hollywood Women Seize Power behind TV Camera

By Lisa Richwine LOS ANGELES (Reuters)  When writer and producer Stacy Rukeyser suggested featuring a female venture capitalist looking for a husband on the Lifetime television...
70th Cannes Film Festival - Screening of the film "The Meyerowitz Stories" (New and Selected) in competition - Red Carpet Arrivals

Emma Thompson, 59, Wants More Film Roles for Older Women

LONDON (Reuters)  Oscar-winning British actress Emma Thompson, now starring at age 59 as a family court judge in the dramatic movie "The Children Act," said...
Women internists make 80 cents for every dollar earned by men

Women Internists Make 80 Cents for Every Dollar Earned by Men

By Lisa Rapaport (Reuters Health)  In internal medicine, women earn less than men even when they're in the same specialty and working the same hours in...
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