People in a new study deemed the sexual harassment claims of "prototypical" women more credible, which raises the question of who gets silenced.
Jan. 15, 2021 • ~9 min
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Mothers of multiple children report more fragmented sleep, but the number of kids doesn't seem to affect sleep quality for dads.
Jan. 13, 2021 • ~3 min
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The "pink tax" means charging more for products aimed at women. Import tariffs are another form of this discrimination, research finds.
Dec. 9, 2020 • ~4 min
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"Despite the fact that we know that violence against adolescent girls increases in humanitarian settings, this remains an under-researched and underfunded area of intervention."
Dec. 1, 2020 • ~5 min
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