Transgender Rights Bill becomes law in Chile

The transgender bill signed into law on Wednesday defines gender identity as a personal conviction of…

Thousands march in Spanish cities to protest violence against women

More than 3,000 women marched in Madrid to mark the UN’s International Day for the Elimination…

Brazil ranks 1st in Latin America for femicides in 2017 in a recent report

“Femicide is the most extreme expression of violence against women. Neither the criminal classification of this…

Police silently watches Alt-Right groups attack LGBT protesters in Ukraine

The army of activists met with violent alt-right demonstrators who attacked the group with smoke bombs…

Two-thirds of African cities face ‘extreme climate risk’

"Africa's megacities already face issues like lack of clean water, sanitation and shelter." The study found…

Black Tunisians demand equality, in face of racism

Slavery was formally abolished in Tunis and in part of what forms modern-day Tunisia in 1846.…

To close academia’s gender gap, Ireland announces women-only professorships

"This is one part of an overall package to help universities, but I also believe it…