Saudi Arabia applauded for improvements on women rights

The sweeping advances for Saudi women announced by Saudi Arabia will start to dismantle the country’s discriminatory male guardianship system, Human Rights Watch said Friday. The changes were announced while many of the women activists who championed these reforms remain on trial or in detention in retaliation for their rights advocacy. The legal changes, adopted by a Council of … Continue reading Saudi Arabia applauded for improvements on women rights

Ocasio-Cortez blasts men for trying to ‘dominate and control’ womenfolk

  Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.) declared this week that the pro-life movement is concerned only with "owning women" and that conservatives opposed abortion because "it threatens a core element underpinning right-wing ideology: patriarchy." Image: Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez In two tweets posted Thursday, Ocasio-Cortex wrote, "Abortion bans aren't just about controlling women's bodies. They're about controlling women's sexuality. … Continue reading Ocasio-Cortez blasts men for trying to ‘dominate and control’ womenfolk

What’s A Woman’s Worth In The U.S., For Hilary Clinton?

The U.S. Presidential nominee Hillary Clinton is very close to changing the landscape of American politics and governance which has before now, been a "game" left for the men. She just made history as the first woman to be nominated by a major party, as a front-runner in a United States presidential election. However, it's clear … Continue reading What’s A Woman’s Worth In The U.S., For Hilary Clinton?