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Britain Branded the Most Sexist Country in the World

Britain Branded the Most Sexist Country in the World

UN spokeswoman for violence against women, Rashida Manjoo, has in some rather controversial comments branded Britain the most sexist country in the world, sparking a fierce defensive backlash in the British media. On a recent visit to the country, the UN envoy claimed that the sexism exhibited in the UK was more “in your face” […]

Texas Republicans and the Fight for Women

Texas Republicans and the Fight for Women

“Radical feminists have been making the pitch that justice demands that men and women be given an equal opportunity to make it to the top in the workplace”- former Sen. Rick Santorum (R-Penn). With quotes like this one from Republican leaders, it has been clear in recent times that Republicans (especially in Texas) and the […]

International Women’s Day: Most Underrated Women in History

International Women’s Day: Most Underrated Women in History

March 8, was officially deemed International Women’s Day by the United Nations in 1975. It is a day the world recognizes the achievements women have made through history. It is a day to celebrate progress in women’s rights and an inspiration to continue making changes for the rights of women. Observing International Women’s Day, educates […]

Celebrating International Women’s Day 2014

Celebrating International Women’s Day 2014

March 8th is the annual day of celebration for International Women’s Day, and in 2014 it falls on a Saturday. Every year on that date, women around the world observe the day. Early recognition of the day – as National Women’s Day – began more than 100 years ago. In 1908, females marched through the […]

Women Celebrated Worldwide [VIDEO]

Women Celebrated Worldwide [VIDEO]

This Saturday, March 8th, is International Women’s Day. Many may have already been reminded of this special day by catching Google’s current “Doodle” video, that appears as a clickable graphic just above the Internet giant’s search bar (scroll down for video). It features a group of multicolored characters, most likely representing women of all races […]

International Women’s Day: Cause for Celebration?

International Women’s Day: Cause for Celebration?

Imagine if Saturday were International Men’s Day, but it’s not, of course. It is the 103rd International Women’s Day. It would never be necessary to have an International Men’s Day because men do not suffer from gender inequality. International Women’s Day is a curious beast that aims to celebrate women around the world, their bravery […]

What happened to Esraa Mohamed: Sexual Violence Story in Egypt

What happened to Esraa Mohamed: Sexual Violence Story in Egypt

Esraa Mohamed is your regular 23-year-old girl from Egypt. She updates her Facebook regularly. She enjoys watching American movies like Angels and Demons or Cloud Atlas. Her favorite TV show is Spartacus: Vengeance. She listens to contemporary Arabic music and is a huge fan of the Egyptian 80s/90s pop music movement. One day Mohamed was […]

India Official Compares Rape to Gambling

India Official Compares Rape to Gambling

India official compares rape to gambling and has caused offence and disgrace to thousands. As the most highly ranked bureaucrat for the police department he has now attempted to retract his self-construed proverb. Ranjit Sinha, the leader of the central department for the Investigation of India, foolishly compared rape to unlicensed betting in public. He […]

Egypt Day of the Women in the Worst Place to Be Feminine

Egypt Day of the Women in the Worst Place to Be Feminine

Egypt was ranked worst place to be a woman according to a Thomson-Reuters Foundation recent survey. Egypt ranked worst among the 22 Arab countries included in the report. The reasons varied from the high percentage of genital mutilation victims, the acceptance of sexual harassment and trafficking in child brides. Although the study put Egypt ahead […]

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  • Miley Cyrus: Next Star to Rehab? April 21, 2014
    Miley Cyrus was reported to have told Dolly Parton about her drug use. Parton was concerned for Cyrus after hearing her talk so casual about the use. Is it possible Miley Cyrus will be the next star to go down the rabbit hole of addiction, ending up in rehab? After the outlandish behavior of Cyrus, […]
    Jabar Morarend
  • Innocence Lost Regained April 21, 2014
    Innocence in America in times past, seemed inevitable that the days of black and white would fade into color and reel to reel would evolve into the Blue Ray DVD. Yesteryear, movies were pretty tame in comparison to today’s films with their graphic violence and soft-core porn love scenes. Where are the days of Matt […]
    John Thomas
  • Turn on AMC: Of Cabbages and Kings (Recap/Review) April 21, 2014
    On Turn on AMC tonight, the episode is called Of Cabbages and Kings. The title is likely taken from the Lewis Carroll poem “The Walrus and the Carpenter.” It’s an apropos title, as Abe Woodhull is a cabbage farmer, and the show depicts Americans revolting against the rule of King George III of England, and […]
    Douglas Cobb
  • ‘Hearthstone’ Hits the iPad After Successful Beta April 21, 2014
    Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft, Blizzard’s crack at a collectible card game, has received rave reviews since its inception. The game was designed with the mobile platform in mind, and after months of open beta on the PC, Blizzard released the game on the iPad on Wednesday. In less than a week, Hearthstone has already become […]
    Jonathan Gardner
  • Ukraine Crisis Has Rapture Watchers Nervous [Video] April 21, 2014
    The Ukraine Crisis is continuing to draw various interests and concerns from across the world to a head. Notably, the recent events in Eastern Europe has made some rapture watchers nervous. With controversial figures and internet videos touting the recent events as prophecy, the crisis now has a heavy religious following. Figures such as John […]
    Brett Byers-Lane

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