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The US comes in at 16th place.

The 21 best countries in the world to live in if you’re a woman

These 21 countries score highest for human rights, gender quality, income equality, safety, and progression.
Elena Donio of Axiom

The CEO of a company that calls itself ‘the future of law’ says she still can’t escape sexism at work — but she’s on a m...

Elena Donio helms the legal talent marketplace Axiom and is among one of the most powerful women in business — yet still encounters sexism at work.

21 organizations that are fighting for women’s rights in the US and abroad

These 21 organizations are making an impact in the realm of women's rights to education, health care, and reproductive freedom.
Leeann Johnson is a haul truck driver in Nevada.

Stunning photos of women doing ‘men’s work’ shatter gender stereotypes

Photographer Chris Crisman's photo series titled "Women's Work," features individuals working in male-dominated fields who prove that sometimes, the right man for the job is a woman.
Americans now perceive women as equally smart — or smarter —than men.

The number of Americans who think women are as intelligent as men has grown by a whopping 146%

The study tracked public opinion polls for years, totaling 30,000 US adults from 1946 to 2018. It assessed views on communion, agency, and competence.

Serena Williams said she’ll fight for equality until ‘the day I’m in my grave’ after being asked if she should ‘stop bei...

Serena Williams was asked about comments made by Billie Jean King, who suggested Williams "give up being a celebrity" to focus on tennis.

Thousands of people are calling on Japan to ban employers from requiring women to wear high heels in the workplace

More than 19,000 people have signed a petition that would ban Japanese employers from requiring women to wear high heels in the workplace.
Prince Harry wants to be a "modern dad."

Meghan Markle just gave birth and Prince Harry will reportedly take 2 weeks of paternity leave to be a ‘modern dad.’ Here’s why that...

Prince Harry is a dad and is reportedly taking two weeks of paternity leave. A growing body of evidence suggests how important paternity leave is.
While Bill Gates was CEO of Microsoft, he still found time to drop off his daughter to school.

Something interesting happened when Bill Gates started driving his daughter to school

Melinda Gates said when her husband, Microsoft cofounder Bill Gates, drove his daughter to school, other husbands started doing it too.
Bill and Melinda Gates interacting with women of the Musahar community in their locality of Jamsaut village on 23 March 2011

Bill and Melinda Gates wash dishes together every night, and it symbolizes a feature every strong marriage has

Melinda Gates says the key to a strong marriage with Microsoft cofounder Bill Gates is equal partnership, which includes dividing up chores evenly.