A new study explores a strange paradox: In countries that empower women, they are less likely to choose math and science professions. OLGA KHAZAN   FEB 18, 2018 Though their numbers are growing, only 27 percent of all students taking the AP Computer Science exam in the United States are female. The gender gap only grows […]

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from :https://www.theguardian.com/women-in-leadership/2016/jun/16/diversity-black-women-screenwriters-film-misan-sagay-guerrilla Screenwriter Misan Sagay doesn’t identify with the “sassy black women” portrayed in films and on television. “I have never met a black woman who behaves like that. I wouldn’t know how to be sassy,” says the Anglo-Nigerian, a former A&E doctor. “The way black women are portrayed in film has never been in […]

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(CNN)Hundreds of runners participated in “TehRUN” — the Iranian capital’s first international marathon — on Friday, but many were left disappointed after authorities reportedly denied US citizens visas and prohibited women from taking part in the full race. The race was organized by Dutchman Sebastiaan Straten, who told CNN he saw the event as an […]

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