June 8, 2020

Megan Rapinoe’s Coach Says Star Will Skip N.W.S.L. Event

The N.W.S.L.’s nine teams will gather for a new championship tournament later this month, but women’s soccer’s biggest star appears set to sit it out. Source
June 8, 2020

A Daughter Is Beheaded, and Iran Asks if Women Have a Right to Safety

The so-called honor killing of a 14-year-old girl in Iran has shaken the country and forced an examination of its failure to protect women and children. […]
June 8, 2020

J.K. Rowling Under Fire by L.G.B.T.Q. Groups Over Tweets

The creator of the “Harry Potter” series faced a backlash after she took aim at an article that referred to “people who menstruate.” Source
June 7, 2020

Mexico’s President Says Most Domestic Violence Calls Are ‘Fake’

The leader compared the requests for help to prank calls, the latest controversy over his government’s response to record levels of violence against women. Source