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International Women's Day

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  • China releases five feminist activists who had planned anti-harassment campaign

    China releases five feminist activists who had planned anti-harassment campaign
    Chinese authorities have released five feminist activists detained last month as they were planning a public outreach campaign against sexual harassment on public transportation.
  • China cracks down on women's-rights protesters

    The feisty young women had spoken out before — dressing up in wedding gowns smeared with fake blood to protest domestic violence and "occupying" men's restrooms to advocate for more toilet facilities for women. But in early March, as they were...

    Dozens sing, march to Baltimore jail for International Women's Day

    Dozens sing, march to Baltimore jail for International Women's Day
    Dozens stood singing Sunday in the shadow of the Baltimore City Detention Center, its stone walls and barbed wire fence representing a system the protesters said had oppressed them for too long. "Well I walked down to that city jail, and I took back...

    Residents of Chicago housing program to make pleas in face of cuts

     Residents of Chicago housing program to make pleas in face of cuts
    Barbara Hailey plans to be there Monday at the Illinois Senate hearing on proposed cuts to the budget of the Department of Health and Human Services. So do Annie Johnson, Darrow Alexander and Jim Moore. And a whole contingent of residents at Mercy...

    Top trends from Paris Fashion Week

    Top trends from Paris Fashion Week
    The future at Junya Watanabe At his superb show early Saturday morning at Paris Fashion Week, Junya Watanabe gave us a lot to chew on — lampshade-looking headgear, graffiti body makeup and the future of fashion as we know it. Watanabe explored...