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John McEnroe earns 10 times more than Martina Navratilova for Wimbledon commentating

Tennis star Martina Navratilova has claimed she gets paid a mere tenth of John McEnroe’s salary for her work as a commentator at Wimbledon.  Speaking on BBC Panorama, the Czech tennis champion—who’s considered among the best female tennis players of all time— revealed that she gets paid about £15K ($21K) for her role as a...CONTINUE READING

Powerful photo shows ‘Happy International Women’s Day’ being erased from university steps

An image showing security guards ordering a cleaner to wash away the words “Happy International Women’s Day” written on the steps of a building at Oxford University has sparked outrage online.  SEE ALSO: Everything you need to know about International Women’s Day The image, which was tweeted by Dr Sophie Smith, an associate professor of...CONTINUE READING

6 things you can do on International Women’s Day to fight for gender equality in 2018

International Women’s Day (IWD) is an annual call to action designed to leave you feeling empowered and inspired. The celebratory day acknowledges the achievements of girls and women around the world and challenges people to join the global fight for gender equality.  But even as you’re cheering the idea of IWD, you might not know...CONTINUE READING

The investment inequality that’s just as important as the gender wage gap

The gender pay gap — or the statistic that women make approximately 80 cents for every dollar that men make — is a well-documented phenomenon, backed up by data from the U.S. Census Bureau and the American Association of Women.  Arguably as pressing an issue is the gender investment gap: Many women are less prepared...CONTINUE READING

Why this bookstore is only stocking titles written by female authors

Nestled between kaleidoscopic graffitied walls on a blink-and-you’ll-miss-it side street in east London lies a bookstore with a difference.  The shop, which is called Like A Woman, only stocks books written by women. Books penned by persistent women who’ve rebelled, shouted, and “fought for change.” SEE ALSO: Why the UK has set up a separate...CONTINUE READING

#TheDifferenceSheMakes: Celebrate the women who inspire you in this vertical video contest

All around the world, incredible and ordinary women are sparking positive change within their communities and homes. Their achievements range from small and everyday — one woman making an impact upon a classroom or neighbourhood, for example — to the extraordinary, such as innovators who are leading movements, building businesses, or volunteering their time to...CONTINUE READING

P!nk pens letter eviscerating Recording Academy president who told female artists to ‘step up’

P!nk has written a fiery letter to the Recording Academy after its president said women needed to “step up” in all aspects of the music industry. Asked about #GrammysSoMale, Neil Portnow’s told Variety that he thinks women “would be welcome” in the industry. SEE ALSO: Recording Academy president tells women to ‘step up’ in music...CONTINUE READING

Donald Trump says he’s not a feminist to the surprise of absolutely no one

You’ve heard it straight from the horse’s mouth. Donald Trump says he doesn’t call himself a feminist. Shocking, we know.  In an interview with Piers Morgan, Trump said: “No, I wouldn’t say I’m a feminist.”  “That would be, maybe, going too far,” he added.  SEE ALSO: Trump tepidly offers ‘I’m sorry if’ apology for his...CONTINUE READING

Oxford University is shaking up all those portraits of white men on its walls

Oxford University is putting up more portraits of women, people of colour and LGBTQ people to better reflect its “diversity”.  SEE ALSO: This city has no monuments to women so an artist did a colourful shake-up The “Diversifying Portraiture initiative” intends to “broaden the range of people represented around the University.” According to a statement,...CONTINUE READING

People think this ad for pink kitchen gadgets is sexist

A kitchen gadget company has been accused of sexism after posting an advert on its website for a range of pink appliances aimed at women.  SEE ALSO: Commuters call out ‘sexist’ ad, brand brings on the extreme sarcasm The ad featured the words “KitchenAid for Women” alongside the pink products, which were part of a...CONTINUE READING
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