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US Rep. Ilhan Omar poses for a photo with fellow panelists at a town hall meeting on gender pay gap and equity on April 24, 2019, in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

7 charts that show the glaring gap between men’s and women’s salaries in the US

The gender pay gap is still huge. These charts illustrate the discrepancies based on race, age, location, and more.
The remote islands of Kihnu and Manija off the coast of Estonia are inhabited mostly by women.

Women on two remote Estonian islands have lived without men for over a century but now face an uncertain future. Here’s a look inside their live...

Striking photos reveal a women-led Estonian society whose way of life is challenged by tourism and a dwindling population.
A representative for the USWNT said the letter — which was signed by US Soccer president Carlos Cordeiro — was "riddled with falsehoods."

US Soccer wrote an open letter critical of the USWNT’s equal pay lawsuit on the eve of International Women’s Day, and the team was not hap...

"If that's how you want to celebrate international women's day... that's one way to do it," Megan Rapinoe said.
Model Ashley Graham shared a photo on Instagram of herself giving birth to her son, Isaac.

Ashley Graham shared a photo of herself giving birth and described the moment as the ‘face of my greatest strength’

Ashley Graham's son, Isaac, was born in January. The model and body activist posted a visceral photo from the birth for International Women's Day.
Alicia Keys at American Express' Global Women Conference. (L) Elizabeth Rutledge, (C) Keys, (R) Venus Williams.

Alicia Keys is partnering with American Express on ‘The Ambition Project’ to empower women. Here’s how it will expand their access t...

In addition to The Ambition Project, Keys also has launched her own non-profit, and plans to release a book later in March.
The British politician called Taylor Swift "brilliant" before quoting her song "The Man."

A British politician quoted Taylor Swift’s ‘The Man’ during an International Women’s Day debate in Parliament

The Minister for Women and Equalities, Liz Truss, called Swift "brilliant" and recited her lyrics after discussing gender inequality in the workforce.
A Filipino woman covers her face with a cloth as she joins a flash mob to occupy a street in Manila, Philippines.

Most powerful photos as world marks International Women’s Day

While some celebrations have been impacted by the spread of coronavirus, women around the world are still protesting, parading, and partying.
Young French feminists demonstrate with the posters that state "French Women want to vote."

When women got the right to vote in 25 places around the world

In many countries, universal suffrage is a relatively recent privilege. Here's when women won the right to vote in 25 places around the world.
Jaclyn Johnson, CEO and founder of Create & Cultivate, self-funded two multimillion dollar businesses.

PRESENTING: 13 female founders who self-funded their businesses share their top advice for startup success

These women worked, pitched, applied, and saved their way to the funding they needed to grow. We share their best tips on International Women's Day.
Bethesda-Chevy Chase High School

Teen girls in Maryland fought back against male classmates who ranked them based on looks

Female students at a high school in Maryland stood up to misogyny after male students circulated a list that ranked them based on their appearances.