Women perceive disadvantage in competition for leadership roles

Seventy-two per cent of women working in UK universities believe men are at an advantage when pursuing top jobs, Advance HE survey says Almost three-quarters of women working in UK higher education believe that men have a better chance of achieving a leadership role, a new poll suggests. Some 72 per cent of more than 2,000 …

Ahed Tamimi Sentenced to 8 Months Under Plea Bargain,claims ‘no justice’ after ruling

‘No Justice Under Occupation:’ Ahed Tamimi Sentenced to 8 Months Under Plea Bargain She was arrested in December after a video showing her slapping an Israeli soldier went viral. Palestinian teen activist Ahed Tamimi and her mother Nariman were sentenced to eight months in prison and a US$1,500 fine as their legal team accepted a plea bargain with military …

We need a feminism for the 99%. That’s why women will strike this year

Proposed by Sonia Mitralia Statement from the International Women’s Strike in the United States. BY LINDA ALCOFF, CINZIA ARRUZZA, TITHI BHATTACHARYA, ROSA CLEMENTE, ANGELA DAVIS, ZILLAH EISENSTEIN, LIZA FEATHERSTONE, NANCY FRASER, BARBARA SMITH, KEEANGA-YAMAHTTA TAYLOR. On 8 March, we will go on strike against gender violence – against the men who commit violence and against …