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UN Broadband Commission releases first global report on ‘broadband and gender’: 200 million fewer women online | UNDP

UN Broadband Commission releases first global report on ‘broadband and gender’: 200 million fewer women online | UNDP | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
A new report released today by the Broadband Commission Working Group on Broadband and Gender reveals a ‘significant and pervasive’ ‘tech gap’ in access to information and communication technologies (ICTs).
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Democrats introduce sweeping, historic bill to protect LGBT rights

Democrats introduce sweeping, historic bill to protect LGBT rights | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
The Equality Act would expand the Civil Rights Act of 1964 to include protections for LGBT people.
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'LEGO' Documentary Directors on the Gender Imbalance of Toys

'LEGO' Documentary Directors on the Gender Imbalance of Toys | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
LEGO has been heralded as one of the few gender neutral toys on the market, yet the company came under fire in 2012 when it released LEGO Friends, a line full of pastels that was aimed at young girls.
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Women in Australian politics: data shows the gender gap has widened

Women in Australian politics: data shows the gender gap has widened | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Senior politicians on both sides of the fence acknowledge there are too many barriers to women entering politics. Figures show representation in Australia is failing to keep up with other countries
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My Feminism Is Inclusive

My Feminism Is Inclusive | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
I have been that girl who felt as if feminism didn't offer me a shoulder to cry on when it came to me being a black young woman. My issues and my rights seemed second priority.
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Why we all must be champions of change for gender equality

Why we all must be champions of change for gender equality | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Earlier this year I was fortunate enough to present Serena Williams the winner’s cheque after she won the Australian Open final for a sixth time.
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Science’s Gender Gap is Worse Than You Thought

Science’s Gender Gap is Worse Than You Thought | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
RT @msmagazine: Scientists rarely use female mice in experiments—and that's a serious problem http://t.co/YNK2SRiY4T
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Why the Occupation is a Reproductive Justice Issue

Why the Occupation is a Reproductive Justice Issue | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
This piece was originally published on the Community site. It was written in collaboration with Gabi Kirk (@GabiElectra). At this time last summer, we watched as Israeli explosives rained down on Gaza.
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Gender Equality Improving 'Significant' Among Canada's Startup Ecosystems

Gender Equality Improving 'Significant' Among Canada's Startup Ecosystems | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
So how is gender equality faring among the world's hottest startup ecosystems? In absolute terms, not well. In relative terms,
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Firms face calls to improve gender pay gap

Firms face calls to improve gender pay gap | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
WOMEN'S advocacy groups and the superannuation industry are backing ANZ's move to top up super contributions for some female staff, but say more needs to be done to address the gender financial gap.
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Julia Gillard says Australia has gone backwards in political gender gap

Former prime minister says Australia has slid in global rankings ‘as other nations have gone ahead’ and both major parties need to boost women in their ranks
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Third UK National Union of Students' lad culture report: still sickening findings

Third UK National Union of Students' lad culture report: still sickening findings | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
The Lad Culture Audit report, the NUS’s most comprehensive analysis of lad culture policy and practice undertaken to date, shows women students are still being
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You Can Bring Feminist Leadership to Work – Here Are 5 Genius Ways to Make It Happen

You Can Bring Feminist Leadership to Work – Here Are 5 Genius Ways to Make It Happen | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Unfortunately, lots of folks don’t work with bosses who treat them well. Here's a better way to lead. Do you have more ideas for feminist leadership?
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The Feminist Children’s Book You’ve Been Searching For

The Feminist Children’s Book You’ve Been Searching For | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
RT @msmagazine: The Feminist Children’s Book You’ve Been Searching For http://t.co/But0vgwkhz
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US Federal Court Strikes Down Nation’s Strictest Abortion Ban

US Federal Court Strikes Down Nation’s Strictest Abortion Ban | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
A federal court just permanently struck down the nation's strictest #abortion ban: http://t.co/pXVCHk6sTq http://t.co/0lktfuxblt
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Mexican state known for gender-based violence issues emergency alert

Mexican state known for gender-based violence issues emergency alert | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Edomex authorities obligated to delve into causes of violence against women in state where thousands have disappeared or been murdered in past decade
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Are Prisons Obsolete? Blues Legacies and Black Feminism, Women, Culture & Politics (2004)

Are Prisons Obsolete? Blues Legacies and Black Feminism, Women, Culture & Politics (2004) [Full Epi Angela Yvonne Davis (born January 26, 1944) is an ...
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ANZ to kick start gender diversity debate

ANZ to kick start gender diversity debate | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Watch social media carefully on Wednesday for photos of ANZ's David Gonski and Mike Smith when they were about 10 years old. It's the start of a story the duo hopes will kick start an equity debate.
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Robin Wright: 'We need a female Che Guevara to fight for gender equality'

Robin Wright: 'We need a female Che Guevara to fight for gender equality' | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Robin Wright has called for a gender equality revolution and says the world needs a “female Che Guevara” to lead the fight.
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Feminism and the schoolboy: from the archive, 30 July 1929

Feminism and the schoolboy: from the archive, 30 July 1929 | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
In our education system, women have at hand an incomparable means of destroying the old prejudices from which they have suffered so long To many people the recent extension of the franchise to women must seem to mark the last stage in their long...
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Republican Men Against Women's Rights

Republican Men Against Women's Rights | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
There is something unnerving about the rush of Republican presidential candidates to go on record as standing firmly against women's reproductive rights.
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Teen rape survivors are fighting for women's rights in India

Teen rape survivors are fighting for women's rights in India | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
In 2006, Usha Vishwakarma -- an 18-year-old girl living in India -- was sexually assaulted by one of her coworkers. She fought back in 2011 by foundin...
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SOUND OFF Special Edition: 10 Classic Roles Ready For Gender-Bending

SOUND OFF Special Edition: 10 Classic Roles Ready For Gender-Bending | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Lines are blurring. Gender-bending is seemingly everywhere these days, from high fashion ads to news coverage to I AM CAIT, Queen Latifah as The Wiz and beyond.
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Gamer conduct online may explain sexism

Gamer conduct online may explain sexism | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Gamers' online behaviour can identify some of the factors that trigger online sexist trolling, says recent research from the University of New South Wales.
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Syria & Iraq: Petition the government: help Yazidi women

Syria & Iraq: Petition the government: help Yazidi women | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Will the UK government help protect women in Syria and Iraq, and help rescue the thousands of Yazidi women kidnapped by ISIS.
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