January 31, 2020

Shetland's Up Helly Aa festival challenged over exclusion of women

Campaigners put up banner of female Viking warrior warning organisers: ‘Act lest the gods should intervene!’ As the men of Shetland gathered in Lerwick early on […]
January 31, 2020

Johnson & Johnson Is Told to Pay $344 Million in Pelvic Mesh Suit

The settlement centers on marketing practices for a kind of medical device that has prompted years of personal injury litigation and billions in payouts. Source
January 30, 2020

'Wild swimming'? We used to just call it swimming | Rhiannon Lucy Cosslett

Don’t get me wrong, I love outdoor bathing – but I object to its appropriation by a privileged urban elite The romantic poets – Coleridge, Byron, […]
January 30, 2020

Women, Burdened With Unpaid Labor, Bear Brunt of Global Inequality

While billionaires, most of them men, continue to accumulate wealth, women around the world are trapped in poverty because they spend much of their time on […]