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International Womens Day 2014

Muslim Male Allies Honored To Protest Misogynist Preachers

The Huffington Post | Yasmine Hafiz | Posted 03.10.2014 | Religion

Muslim feminist Hind Makki of the "Side Entrances" blog was having a rough day after reading tweets and Facebook statuses mocking International Women'...

Six Reasons to Cheer for Unions This International Women's Day

Mary Kay Henry | Posted 05.08.2014 | Politics
Mary Kay Henry

In spite of these strides, millions of female workers are getting the squeeze in today's economy. Even as women break the glass ceiling in business and politics, they still earn on average, 77 cents to every dollar earned by men -- and unions are a big part of the solution.

8 Women Who Already Made The World A Better Place In 2014

The Huffington Post | Charlotte Alfred | Posted 03.10.2014 | World

1. Afghanistan's first female police chief showed the world what courage looks like. Col. Jamila Bayaz was appointed to run security in the Kabul's...

Creating Safe Spaces in Cities for Women: A Resolution for International Women's Day 2014

Susan Blumenthal, M.D. | Posted 03.08.2014 | Women
Susan Blumenthal, M.D.

On this International Women's Day, it's time to rectify past inequities -- after all, women's rights are human rights -- and ensure that women and girls can live in cities with safe public spaces where they can flourish now and into the future.

50 Powerful Women Religious Leaders To Celebrate International Women's Day

Posted 03.10.2014 | Religion

International Women's Day falls on March 8 and is a day for honoring the achievements of women around the world. As the globe moves further in the...

Girls and Young Women Inspiring Change

Victoria Dunning | Posted 05.06.2014 | Impact
Victoria Dunning

From Cairo to Kiev, from Washington to Juba, women have been at the forefront of changing history. Like so many others, we celebrate International Women's Day, but we do so with an eye toward the women of the future.

International Women's Day: Give Yourself the Chance to Be Extraordinary

Saundra Pelletier | Posted 05.05.2014 | Women
Saundra Pelletier

My mother's reluctance to raise another Betty Crocker became blatantly obvious when I started kindergarten and she sent me to school with a briefcase instead of a lunchbox. According to her, school was not about what your lunch looked like, it was about progress.