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Why gender inequality often starts at home

Desiree Buitenbos | Nov 10, 2017

Home is where the heart is. But it’s also the first place where children are socialized into gender norms, values and stereotypes. From the moment babies are born, their assigned sex (male or female) immediately begins to shape how they [...] Read more »

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Gender Inequality is Keeping Girls Out of School

Kavita Dogra | Oct 6, 2017

You may have heard that 62.5 million girls around the world are not in school, and it’s a daunting number. But this large number represents real girls who are being denied their right to an education. Some of their stories [...] Read more »

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Why feminism can change the world

Desiree Buitenbos | Aug 22, 2017

It’s time to talk about the “F” word. No, not that “F” word, this one: feminism. Despite what you’ve heard, feminism has nothing to do with hating men or discriminating against them. It’s also not about promoting female superiority or [...] Read more »