Mar 08 2017
For these women, who are predominantly women of color, their economic security is made more tenuous due to a number of factors, such as lack of worker protections, low wages and lack of workplace-leave policies. Moreover, some women are still subject to violence and abuse and lack any form of education.
With women representing more than half of its workforce, Saatchi & Saatchi Wellness is hosting the "A Day Without Women" event where staffers will stage a walkout at 12 pm on Wednesday to show their solidarity for equality, justice and the human rights of women and all gender oppressed people. This day has also been deemed A Day Without Women. The exhibition tells the stories of women caught in armed conflicts in places such as Afghanistan, Colombia and Sierra Leone.
Some businesses also take part to the celebration by launching campaign concentrating on women.
'I would like to participate in "The Day Without Women" protest.
He said because of the historical imbalance in power between men and women this has created growing inequalities within and between societies and countries, which is leading to greater discrimination against women and girls.
"We must take comprehensive action to ensure that women and girls reach the highest attainable standard of health and well-being. Surely we want the best in the media all day every day, be it men or women", she said.
Wear red in solidarity with those participating in and supporting the strike.
Suzanne Korf is a professional fundraiser who has worked for non-profit organizations for more than 25 years.
The organizers of the Women's March on Washington are calling for a general strike in which women take a day off for "A Day Without A Woman" boycott.
The strike is one part of a larger, grassroots movement to keep women's rights in the spotlight as the Trump administration begins to shape policy at home and overseas. 1975 was United Nations' International Women's Year.
Italy is giving all women free entry to the country's museums on Wednesday to mark International Women's Day.
She said "women need to look inwards now more than ever to be able to determine with drives and interest them; there are so many opportunities in the world today that we can all leverage on instead of copying other people".
Mar 07 2017
Reality Check: Has North Korea become a greater threat?
It comes as poor North Koreans were offered a jaw-dropping £700,000 in cash to help crush insane Kim Jong-un's brutal regime. North Korea Monday fired four ballistic missiles into waters off its east coast, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said .
Mar 05 2017
World's First 'Smart' Condom To Rate How Good You Are In Bed
You don't have to share your dalliance data online though, and the device gives you the option to be completely anonymous. Once the data is downloaded, the smart condom automatically erases the previous stats to make room for your next session.
Mar 05 2017
The Most Badass Ladies In Science Are Becoming A Lego Set
Though Weinstock's Women of NASA may have passed the Lego assessment process, her previous submissions haven't always been successful.
Mar 04 2017
Dembele, Pulisic explain why they rejected Liverpool
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp has confirmed he has been in touch with stricken Borussia Dortmund star Mario Gotze. I knew about how Dortmund developed young players.
Mar 03 2017
US House panel to probe alleged Trump-Russia links
USA intelligence also reportedly received communications of Russian officials discussing contacts with Trump associates. More disconcerting was a subsequent meeting with Kislyak, this time in his Senate office, on September 8.
Mar 03 2017
Truck goes airborne during high-speed chase in northwest Louisiana
He had been in jail for vehicle theft and had escaped custody when ditching a work-release programme after finishing his shift. According to KSLA-TV, Kevonte Dekorey Austin, 18, was taken into custody in Webster Parrish, Louisiana.
Mar 03 2017
Dow Jones Industrial Average tops 21000 for first time
However, it is the Nasdaq that outperformed the rest with 5.13 percent gain in February until the closing of February. Oil service stocks also saw considerable strength, driving the Philadelphia Oil Service Index up by 2.8 percent.
Mar 02 2017
Trump presses reset button, strikes gentler tone in Congress address
In Sanctuary Hall after the speech, Republicans applauded Trump's statements , but Democrats saw little common ground. Compared to President Barack Obama's first address in 2009, Trump's early ratings are down by 17 percent.
Mar 01 2017
Cassidy applauds Trump's order to eliminate Obama-era environmental rule
The move is the first of several environmental directives expected from the Trump administration in coming days. WOTUS, which was finalized by the Environmental Protection Agency and the U.S.
Feb 27 2017
NASA to put astronauts on deep space test flight, says report
The space agency's human exploration chief said today that his boss and the Trump administration asked for the feasibility study. NASA is investigating hardware changes associated with the system that will be needed if crew are to be added to EM-1.
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