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December 21, 2017
In our NewsHour Shares moment of the day, Patrice Banks used to get uncomfortable taking her car to the mechanic. But following a successful career as an engineer, she...
December 13, 2017
Merriam-Webster’s Word of the Year for 2017 is feminism. The word was a top lookup throughout the year, showing a 70% increase over 2016. It also saw several spikes in...
December 4, 2017
Why Many Sexually Harassed Women Remain Silent - An experiment found a big difference between theoretical reactions and real ones: fear By Marianne LaFrance Dec. 1, 2017 2:24...
December 1, 2017
Indigenous children in Canada face a barrage of disadvantages: They suffer from high rates of poverty, suicide, sexual assault, incarceration, disease, addiction and...
November 29, 2017
Dinshaw will deliver the Brudner lecture at Yale on Wednesday, February 7th at 4:30pm (location TBA). Her lecture is titled “Doing Medieval Sex Work in the 21st Century: A ...
November 16, 2017
For Kathryn Lofton, professor of religious studies, American studies, and history, many moments in her most recent book, “Consuming Religion,” were informed and inspired by...