January 26, 2020

These Syrian Women Rarely Left the House. Then the Men Disappeared.

In parts of Syria, women once stepped out of their homes only rarely — at least until war came. Now some are relishing a newfound independence. […]
January 26, 2020

World's 22 richest men wealthier than all the women in Africa, study finds

Startling scale of inequality laid bare as Oxfam report highlights chronically undervalued nature of care work The world’s 22 richest men have more combined wealth than […]
January 26, 2020

How the Founder of Schmidt's Naturals Went From Zero to a Nine-Figure Exit

Jaime Schmidt started selling natural deodorant at farmer's markets in 2010. By 2017, she sold her company to Unilever. Source
January 25, 2020

Barbara Jordan Once Won the Australian Open. Really.

Many do not recall her 1979 victory in the tournament, which is about to begin this week in a country ravaged by fire. Source