The new average one-way driving distance to an abortion clinic would be 20 times the distance Texans previously traveled for an abortion after six weeks.
Given entrenched cultural norms, the U.S. and the international community should demand that the new Taliban regime uphold the basic rights of Afghan women as defined by the Afghan constitution.
Despite what pundits might have you believe, women stand to make great strides because of the pandemic and are poised to fix many of the workplace's structural issues.
The team, thanks to the combined efforts of multiple groups and individuals, safely left Kabul for Qatar on August 19.
My platform allows me to show people that there is no shame in saying the words vagina and vulva on social media. We have commercials for erectile dysfunction so why can't we talk about vaginismus and vulvodynia?
A collection of photos documenting the ongoing crisis in Afghanistan since the Taliban took over last Sunday.
The Taliban, the militant group that ruled Afghanistan in the late 1990s, vowed it will "honor and create a peaceful and secure environment" in its new era.
"Women and girls in Afghanistan have been a high priority for us. We have to make this the subject of the greatest transparency," House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said.
The Afghan-born author fears for the Afghan people, "particularly the women and children who suffered the most the last time the Taliban ruled this country."
CNN Chief Foreign Correspondent Clarissa Ward asked a Taliban commander how they would protect women. He insisted they can continue their education.
CNN's Clarissa Ward said Taliban soldiers had asked her to stand to the side because she is a woman.
The "two-finger" virginity tests on female recruits in the Indonesian army have been branded "degrading, discriminatory, and traumatic."
Jury selection concluded after a three-day process in which dozens of potential jurors were screened for the upcoming trial of the R&B singer.
She posted a video to TikTok chronicling her experience which was dubbed the "shortest date in history."
Team USA's win on Sunday marked the country's seventh consecutive Olympic gold medal in the women's basketball tournament.
Gibbons aims to replace retiring senator Rob Portman in the 2022 midterms.
The woman revealed she "shed a few tears" after confronting the men who catcalled her on the streets of New York.
There are some people out there calling Simone Biles a quitter. That is not what she did. She made the best decision for the team and has since revealed she had "the twisties." When you're lost in the air, sheer panic goes through your whole body. I've definitely had it.
Her enthusiastic reaction prompted one fan to declare "this is why representation matters."
Although the Taliban said they would not monopolize power in the region, they insist that a peace deal will not be reached until a new government is negotiated.
Mollie Trainor explained that the phrase is best uttered in public, to safely gauge the other person's reaction.
We must continue to stand in solidarity with women in Turkey as they face difficult days ahead.
Boosting financial literacy among women is a tide that raises all boats.
We must normalize mental health as part of the "whole person" health regime, just as we normalized nutrition and exercise over the last 30 years.
A global treaty to end violence against women and girls will remind the government of Afghanistan, as well as governments around the world, that certain behaviors are unacceptable, and that the world is watching.
I do think that I was brave to go back to law school at 38, because I knew I would be old enough to be the mother of other students.
Beyond the evident economic benefit or marketing to demographics that buy magazines, fashion and beauty products, there is a huge social benefit in portraying women in their 50s, 60s and 70s in magazines.