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DOMESTIC VIOLENCE

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INTERNATIONAL DAY FOR THE ELIMINATION OF VIOLENCE
AGAINST WOMEN

INTERNATIONAL WOMEN'S DAY

 

(Updated on 18/02/2016)

 

 

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  • A movie star and a maths expert fight for equal pay - 19 May 2016
    "House of Cards star Robin Wright has revealed she demanded the same pay as her co-star Kevin Spacey - but what does fighting for equal wages look like for women who are not movie stars?"

    (BBC)
  • Ovarian Psycos: A bicycle crew that rides for feminism - Article + Video - 18 March 2016
    "These women wear bandannas emblazoned with Fallopian tubes and are taking to the streets to protest domestic violence and promote female empowerment, reports Christian Blauvelt."
    (BBC)
  • 'Women are just better at this stuff': is emotional labor feminism's next frontier? - 8 November 2015
    "From remembering birthdays to offering service with a smile, life has a layer of daily responsibility that is hardly discussed
    – one which falls disproportionately on women. Finally confronting it could be a revolutionary step."

    (theguardian.com)


    "Women at work: only recently has emotional labor slowly started to re-emerge in popular culture."

 

 

 

 

  • Women-only frustration venting store opens in Shenyang
    "Breaking things to vent frustration is a normal phenomenon when people get upset, but usually such behavior would be stopped by others. 
    Recently, a Shenyang shopping mall opened a special store for people to break all kinds of things to relieve pressure and bad mood for a minute in Shenyang. But beware! It's for women only!"

    (english.people.com.cn)

 

  • Wives spend 'six days a year' nagging their husbands "about household chores, their drinking and their health."
    (dailymail.co.uk)

  • Men are bigger liars than women, says poll
    "Men are more likely to tell lies than women and feel less guilty about it...
    the average British man tells three lies every day, that's equivalent to 1,092 a year...
    Mums are the people mostly likely to be lied to."

    + MEN'S TOP 10 LIES - 1. I didn't have that much to drink
    + WOMEN'S TOP 10 LIES
    - 1. Nothing's wrong, I'm fine
    (BBC)
  • What is Women's Equality Day ? - August 26 - UPDATED
    "The date was selected to commemorate the 1920 passage of the 19th Amendment to the Constitution, granting women the right to vote..."
    (nwhp.org)

 

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INTERNATIONAL DAY FOR THE ELIMINATION OF VIOLENCE
AGAINST WOMEN :



 

 

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