Women Rights

Why Gender Neutral Clothing Can Harm Girls

Jess Berentson-Shaw | Posted 14.10.2015 | UK Style
Jess Berentson-Shaw

With an explosion of gender neutral lines for kids & babies* have you ever wondered who these clothes are really benefiting? There is it turns out a dirty truth in the supply chain of some 'gender neutral' clothing: the empowerment of girls in the west on the back of the misery of the world's poorest women and girls.

Think We're On The Way To Pay Parity? Think Again

Charlie Thomas | Posted 06.01.2013 | UK

The average female executive suffers a lifetime earnings gap of £423,390, and the gap between male and female average pay at management level stands ...

Kurds Killed by Former Iraqi Leader Saddam Hussein, Honoured in Burial Ceremony

Ruwayda Mustafah | Posted 01.08.2012 | UK Politics
Ruwayda Mustafah

In 2011 Iraqi authorities uncovered a mass grave in the central city of Diwaniyah which are believed to be corpses of Kurds who were killed under Saddam Hussein's rule.

Kurdish MP Leyla Zana Sentenced to 10 Years in Prison by Turkish High Court Again

Ruwayda Mustafah | Posted 24.07.2012 | UK Politics
Ruwayda Mustafah

Leyla Zana is a Kurdish politician and member of Peace and Democracy party in Turkey. She has been sentenced to 10 years in prison by Diyarbakir's High Court for nine speeches she has made between 2007 and 2008.

Discord in Zion - Rise of Israel's Ultra-Orthodox (Haredi) Groups

Hannah Gal | Posted 23.01.2014 | Home
Hannah Gal

In Israel's thoroughly modern society, women stand at the head of industries and are even the current leaders of the two main political parties. This country currently has a woman heading the supreme court and has had the famous Golda Meir for a prime minister decades ago. But the civilised nature of this society is at breaking point.