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This is the story of Recy Taylor, the fighter with Rosa Parks that Oprah Winfrey showed the world in her Golden Globe speech
Feminism

This is the story of Recy Taylor, the fighter with Rosa Parks that Oprah Winfrey showed the world in her Golden Globe speech

Less time ago than we can imagine the word of a woman was worth nothing. And more if you were a woman like Recy Taylor, a black woman in the United States of the 40s who was raped and assaulted by six white men to whom nothing ever happened. Last night, in his speech during the 2018 Golden Globes ceremony, Oprah Winfrey reminded us of Recy, her story, her struggle to prove the truth and how, after many years of waiting, in 2011 she got the state of Alabama to recognize its failure to defend it.

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99 men and one woman: the list of the 100 most innovative leaders with whom Forbes is being questioned

We love to browse the lists that Forbes makes and find out who are the highest paid actresses in Hollywood or the models that are charging the most for their work today. However, when the lists are mixed, the magazine is not exempt from controversy and that is what has happened with its ranking of The 100 Most Innovative Leaders, which could also be called 99 men and one woman.
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The lack of female filmmakers and the presence of Polanski's film mark the beginning of the 76th Venice Film Festival

The Venice Festival has doubled this year the presence of directors in the contest for the Golden Lion: it has gone from one to two among the twenty-one films in competition. A slight increase that has occurred after two editions with a single filmmaker in the contest. This is the Saudi Haifaa Al-Mansour with her movie The Perfect Candidate, and the Australian Shannon Murphy with Babyteeth.
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Barbie inspires new generations: Rosa Parks, Sally Ride and Samantha Cristoforetti are turned into dolls

Mattel continues to find its place in terms of empowering the new generations, moving from outdated stereotypes and betting on recreating memorable women. If a few months ago he launched a collection of scientific Barbies, he now returns with two iconic figures and a collaboration with ESA: Samantha Cristoforetti, Rosa Parks and Sally Ride already have their own doll.
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These menstrual panties are the only thing I wear when I lower my period and the expansion of their brand is something we will all celebrate

Raise your hand who does not feel uncomfortable with the compresses, which move and end up being a gurruño. But there are also many of us who suffer from dryness with tampons and have not yet managed to put on the first menstrual cup. That's why I wanted to look for alternatives and these menstrual panties have become, for years, my solution.
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The story of Cable Girls: this is how women are inspired by the Netflix series

Netflix has just premiered the fourth season of Las chicas del cable, a Spanish fiction series that not only has a costume that makes us fall in love, but tells the story of women whose friendship and struggle for equality is marking the whole story in the Serie. Blanca Suárez, Ana Fernández, Nadia de Santiago, Ana Polvorosa and Maggie Civantos are the undisputed protagonists of a series that began with a telephone company, the first in Madrid, and women who were in charge of the switchboard, but what is The story behind which he was inspired?
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Her name is Lynch, Lashana Lynch: she is the new Agent 007

His name is Lynch, Lashana Lynch. And she is the new agent 007 in the next spy and villain movie of the great James Bond franchise. Because after months of rumors about which actor would come to fill Daniel Craig's shoes, the answer has surprised everyone. It will be a 31-year-old black woman who will make history, getting British spy code 007 at the service of Her Majesty.
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These are the 15 women that Meghan Markle admires and why

Meghan Markle was offered to be the cover of the September Issue of British Vogue magazine. But instead of starring, the royal decided to change her photo for 15 women who inspire and empower her. In this way, the Duchess of Sussex wanted to take the opportunity of that media speaker, choosing a very feminist group.
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The Supreme Court condemns La Manada to 15 years in prison for sexual assault

A few months ago, La Audiencia de Navarra, first, and the Superior Court of Justice of Navarra, later, found La Manada guilty of a crime of sexual abuse, imposing a sentence of nine years in prison for its members, who were in provisional release However, today the Supreme Court has dismissed what was sentenced by both courts to find violence or intimidation in the events that occurred in Pamplona on July 7, 2016.
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Women protest against the new abortion laws in the US: Jameela Jamil, Milla Jovovich and seven other celebrities who have talked about theirs

The Alabama Senate has passed the most restrictive abortion law in the United States. A news that came a few days after Georgia signed another law that restricted abortion to the maximum. Alyssa Milano reacted by calling a sex strike on Twitter. With this measure, the actress and defender of the #MeToo movement, aims to avoid any risk of pregnancy since "the reproductive rights of women are being eliminated."
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Alyssa Milano calls for a "sex strike" to protest against Georgia's new anti-abortion laws

To desperate situations, desperate measures. That is what Alyssa Milano should have thought when calling a sex strike this weekend, in response to the strict abortion laws of the state of Georgia. "We stop having sex until we return the autonomy of our bodies." The Bewitched actress took Twitter with this unconventional strike, in which she calls women to deny men sex "to avoid any risk of pregnancy because our reproductive rights are being eliminated.
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This platform that makes creative women in the world of advertising visible is fighting for brands such as Google, Facebook and Netflix to hire women beyond quotas

With the aim of correcting the gender gap within the world of advertising, three Argentine women in the sector have come together to create a platform that makes women working in different creative fields of the industry visible. Playing with that same purpose they have baptized it as InVisible Creatives (creators inVisibles) and have set the goal of becoming the largest database of creative women.
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Four plus size models talk about fat phobia: "the body-positive is not real in the fashion world"

The body-positive has taken the fashion world with force, completely changing the ideal of beauty. But as we saw a few months ago, this break in stereotypes still has a way to go to be 100% inclusive. Who better to tell us than the plus-size models? These four beauties tell us about their experience, about the fat-phobia in the industry and the (not always pretty) way to become models of large sizes.
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