Women's Rights News
Abortion, free speech collide in Supreme Court dispute
A California law regulating anti-abortion pregnancy centers has led to a Supreme Court clash at the intersection of abortion and free speech
AP: Families feel deserted after sex assaults at base school
AP Investigation: In a military that prizes procedure and protocol, the Pentagon's school system has no specific policy to respond to student-on-student sexual violence
French minister: Fighting gender violence 'the top priority'
France's gender equality minister says fighting violence against women is her government's top priority _ and a cultural fight
Lebanese author, feminist Emily Nasrallah dies at age 87
Lebanese author, feminist Emily Nasrallah dies after struggle with cancer at age 87
UN chief calls himself 'proud feminist,' urges men to follow
U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres is calling himself "a proud feminist" and says all men should support women's rights and gender equality
A bold Afghan peace offer, but are the Taliban interested?
Analysts say the ball is now in Taliban's court following President Ashraf Ghani's peace proposal, still there are no signs they want to play and some indication they are not interested __ at least not yet
The Latest: 'Black Panther' star speaks at UN event
'Black Panther' star Danai Gurira says the hit movie is showing the world that women and men 'can work shoulder to shoulder' and their abilities 'are equally valued in a society'
Int'l Women's Day: Protests, a strike, a Russian's apology
In many countries, International Women's Day events carried echoes of the #MeToo movement
International Women's Day sparks protests, acts of solidarity across the world
Today is International Women's Day and NGOs and human rights organizations are taking the opportunity to advocate for equality, fair treatment and progress for women. International Women's Day in Numbers: Every year, 12 million girls are married, losing their education and suffering lasting
How celebs are celebrating International Women's Day
Today is a major cause for celebration -- it's International Women's Day ! And actors, actresses, musicians and more have all taken to social media to stand with women and celebrate them for all they contribute to the world. Everyone, from Michelle Obama to Chris Hemsworth and Janet Jackson , has