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WNYC News

Abortion Provision is Removed from Women's Equality Act

Monday, March 16, 2015

Lawmakers are moving ahead with approving other portions of Gov. Cuomo’s package of measures for women's rights.

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The Takeaway

What is a Real Man?

Friday, March 13, 2015

The “International Conference on Masculinities” isn't about eradicating feminism, it's about working to improve gender equality by researching, or engaging, men.

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WNYC News

NYC Gives Boost to Women Business Owners

Thursday, March 12, 2015

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The de Blasio administration is launching a new program, WE NYC, to expand the number of women entrepreneurs over the next three years. 

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On Dressing

Thursday, March 05, 2015

What's in your closet?

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Mothers

Thursday, March 05, 2015

What was Mom like before you came along?

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Geography and Time

Thursday, March 05, 2015

A little gender-bending.

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Regarding Others

Thursday, March 05, 2015

Women looking at women; men looking at women; looking fabulous.

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Clothes on the Ground: A Conversation with Leap

Thursday, March 05, 2015

A Cambodian garment work takes pride her work.

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Nothing

Thursday, March 05, 2015

Why you need it all.

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Surveys

Thursday, March 05, 2015

Clothes matter.

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Women in Clothes

Thursday, March 05, 2015

Readings from the bestselling Women in Clothes, a global conversation.

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To the Best of Our Knowledge

On Our Minds: Kim Gordon

Sunday, March 01, 2015

Sonic Youth co-founder Kim Gordon’s new memoir, “Girl in a Band,” is on our minds this week. The book chronicles the influential band’s career and the end of the marriage between Gordon and fellow co-founder Thurston Moore after 27 years.

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The Takeaway

Why Young Women Join ISIS

Thursday, February 26, 2015

At least 550 Western women have joined the self-proclaimed Islamic State. One Muslim activist explains the appeal for young women, and how to stop this recruitment. 

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Soundcheck

Why Aren't Festivals Showcasing More Female Musicians?

Wednesday, February 25, 2015

When this year's lineup for Coachella was unveiled, many noticed how few women were on the bill. Feminist music writer Katie Presley explains why festivals are such a dudefest.
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The Takeaway

An Intimate & Complicated History of Women in Pakistan

Wednesday, February 25, 2015

In her new memoir "The Upstairs Wife," author and activist Rafia Zakaria takes an in-depth look at the role of women in Pakistan, beginning with the women in her family.  

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The Takeaway

Twitter, Trolling & Being A Woman Online

Thursday, February 05, 2015

Most women have a story about sexism or harassment online. Longtime feminist blogger and journalist Jill Filipovic shares her story, and her advice for dealing with internet sexism.

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The Takeaway

Tavi Gevinson: Taking Back the Online Conversation

Wednesday, February 04, 2015

With the online magazine "Rookie," Tavi Gevinson curates an online community for young women—a magazine many older women wish they'd had in their teen years.  

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The Takeaway

As More Women Enter Congress, Power Shifts Towards Men

Tuesday, February 03, 2015

For the first time in history, more than 100 seats are now occupied by women, with 84 in the House and 20 in the Senate. But only two women are committee chairs. 

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The Takeaway

A Dating App For Women, By Women

Tuesday, February 03, 2015

While some women have found love on traditional dating sites, for many, the negatives often outweigh the positive. One of the first dating apps created by women aims to change that.

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The Brian Lehrer Show

Helping Women Play the Business Game

Tuesday, February 03, 2015

Professional women have heard it all: lean in, lean out, be bossy, play nice. But what about approaching the workplace with a gamer's mentality?

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