August 9, 2020

Intimate letters reveal Simone de Beauvoir’s role as an agony aunt

Inspired by the author’s unconventional love life, thousands of men and women wrote to ask for her advice on sex and sexuality, hidden correspondence reveals She […]
August 9, 2020

Mumbai Put Female Figures on Traffic Signals. Some Women Are Not Impressed.

At many crossings, India’s largest city replaced male stick figures with icons in triangular dresses. But critics say the move does little to address an entrenched […]
August 9, 2020

Indian food delivery company Zomato offers 'period leave' to women

Employer aims to remove stigma in a nation where menstruation is still taboo to some Indian food delivery company Zomato has said it will give female […]
August 9, 2020

Leaving Gun Towers and Barbed Wire for a Healing House

Susan Burton, an advocate for formerly incarcerated women, is racing against the clock to shelter those freed early because of the surge of coronavirus cases in […]