Tuesday, August 20, 2019
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Women attend a protest as a part of the #MeToo movement on International Women's Day in Seoul

South Korea Vows Tougher Laws on Sexual Abuse amid #MeToo Wave

By Ju-min Park SEOUL (Reuters) South Korea vowed on Thursday to strengthen laws against sexual assault and implement measures to reduce harassment as the #MeToo...
A woman is reflected as she passes the BBC's Broadcasting House in London

BBC Denies Gender Bias as Women Staff Denounce Unequal Pay

By Estelle Shirbon LONDON (Reuters) Women working for the BBC have complained they are paid less than men in equivalent jobs and accused managers of...
Demonstrators spell out "#METOO" during the local second annual Women's March in Cambridge

As Trump Begins Second Year, Women Stage Nationwide Protests

By Ian Simpson WASHINGTON (Reuters) Hundreds of thousands of women and their male supporters turned out on Saturday for the second Women's March, a nationwide...
Google logo on office building in Irvine, California

OMG! Ex-Google Engineer Fired Over Gender Memo Sues for Discrimination

By David Ingram SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) A former Google engineer fired after he asserted in a memo that biological causes were behind tech industry gender...
The main entrance to the BBC headquarters and studios is seen in Portland Place, London

OMG! Paid Less Than Male Peers, BBC China Editor Quits and...

By Estelle Shirbon LONDON (Reuters) The BBC's China Editor Carrie Gracie has quit her post in Beijing to fight for her right to pay equality...
Unexpected Reasons Why Women Live Longer Than Men

Unexpected Reasons Why Women Live Longer Than Men

For most of human history, we have not needed to wonder who lives longer: men or women? However, towards the end of the 19th...
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