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Donald Trump"s Right-Hand Man Steve Bannon and His History of Attacks Against Women

U.S. President-elect Donald Trump has tapped Stephen Bannon to be his chief strategist and right-hand man in the White House, prompting outrage from women’s rights groups. Bannon is the executive chairman of Breitbart News, a politically conservative .....»»

Category: topSource: newsweekNov 15th, 2016

Facebook’s Sheryl Sandberg Vows to ‘Work Harder’ After Hillary Clinton’s Defeat

She called the election "historic" for women. Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg called the election results on Thursday a hopeful sign for women despite the loss by Hillary Clinton, who she supported. Although President-elect Donald Trump's victory has wo.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneNov 10th, 2016

"Feminism Takes Massive Hit" As Donald Trump Celebrates Election Victory: Women"s Group

Donald Trump’s election victory is a “massive step backwards for women and equality,” according to the U.K.’s largest membership charity for women’s rights. Sam Smethers, chief executive at the Fawcett Society, tells Newsweek that “women all.....»»

Category: topSource: newsweekNov 9th, 2016

Hollywood Writer Marti Noxon: Donald Trump’s Insults About Women Are More Than Just Words

When Donald Trump offends, his supporters often mock “lefties” and hysterical women out of touch with “how guys talk.” And sometimes even I, a leftie and a woman, have to agree that political correctness is in danger of hijacking rational discour.....»»

Category: topSource: newsweekNov 8th, 2016

BBLG: Clinton 3 Points Ahead of Trump

Hillary Clinton leads Donald Trump by three percentage points among likely voters nationally, the latest sign that her campaign’s painstaking focus on women, Latinos and blacks could help propel her to the White House. The final Bloomberg Politics n.....»»

Category: topSource: marketpulseNov 7th, 2016

St. Louis Curator Resigns Amid Charges Of Racism, Questions Over Who Controls The Narrative Ensue

An artist's inability to explain his depictions of violence against and commodification of black men and women ignites an important discussion about who controls the narrative of the black body today. An artist's inability to explain his depictions .....»»

Category: topSource: forbesOct 12th, 2016

100WHF raises more than GBP500,000 for SkillForce

100 Women in Hedge Funds’ (100WHF) annual London Gala raised more than GBP500,000 in support of SkillForce, a charity that seeks to transform the lives of young people through motivational mentoring and education programmes delivered mostly by ex-se.....»»

Category: topSource: hedgeweekOct 11th, 2016

Revealed: The Best And Worst Countries To Be A Girl

Niger is the worst country to be a girl, according to a world-first index by a leading children’s charity that has revealed the biggest global struggles faced by women and their female offsprings. Save the Children spent a year collecting data for a 40.....»»

Category: topSource: newsweekOct 10th, 2016

OBAMA: Leaked Trump tape shows that he"s "insecure"

REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst President Barack Obama on Sunday called the shocking leaked 2005 recording of Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump boasting about being able to "grab" women "by the p---y" a sign of the Manhattan billionaire's.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 9th, 2016

People of color on Trump outrage: "It"s about time!"

Donald Trump has been offending different groups for a long time now, but offending white women has taken the outrage to another level......»»

Category: topSource: cnnOct 9th, 2016

Manufacturing PMI Shifted Back into Expansion

A closely watched gauge of U.S. factory activity— Institute for Supply Management’s manufacturing index—rebounded in September, a hopeful sign for manufacturers battered by weak business spending and slow economic growth......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjOct 3rd, 2016

Getting beyond hiding your gender: Paths for women to work in tech - Christian Science Monitor

Christian Science MonitorGetting beyond hiding your gender: Paths for women to work in techChristian Science MonitorA Wall Street Journal column sparked outrage for suggesting that women trying to break into tech should use their initials. The author has .....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsOct 1st, 2016

Two Women Detained on Suspicion of Planning Terror Attack in France

Two young women suspected of planning an attack in France were detained by police in the southern French city of Nice, a person familiar with the investigation said Sunday, the latest sign that Islamic State is shifting its focus from the battlefield in .....»»

Category: topSource: wsjSep 25th, 2016

The Bay Area"s 20 largest women-owned businesses for 2015

There's no question that Bay Area business is booming, but a large part of that success is due to women-owned business in the region, our research has found. Join the conversation: Follow @SFBusinessTimes on Twitter, "Like" us on Facebook and sign up for.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 23rd, 2016

Japan"s opposition picks first female leader

Renho Murata is the third Japanese woman in recent weeks to hold high office. She is further denting the "steel ceiling" in a nation where women are vastly under-represented in politics and executive boardrooms. Is this a sign womenomics is beginning to t.....»»

Category: videoSource: cnnSep 23rd, 2016

Why Thousands Of U.K. Breast Cancer Sufferers Are Being Denied 43p Drug

Thousands of breast cancer sufferers in Britain are being denied a cheap drug which could stop the disease spreading and save lives due to red tape, according to a report by a leading breast cancer charity. An estimated 27,000 women are missing out on b.....»»

Category: topSource: newsweekSep 22nd, 2016

Why Thousands Of Breast Cancer Sufferers Are Denied 43p Drug

Thousands of breast cancer sufferers in Britain are being denied a cheap drug which could stop the disease spreading and save lives due to red tape, according to a report by a leading breast cancer charity. An estimated 27,000 women are missing out on b.....»»

Category: topSource: newsweekSep 22nd, 2016

Young Women in England and Wales are Being Failed in Five Key Areas, from Life Expectancy to Sexual Harassment

A report ranking the best and worst places to be a girl in England and Wales has exposed a “failure” to ensure that young women progress in five key areas. The study, by the charity Plan International U.K., bases its findings on five indicators: chi.....»»

Category: topSource: newsweekSep 12th, 2016

What Amazon"s New 30-Hour Work Week Means For Millennials

Recently I saw Lesley Jane Seymour’s LinkedIn article, “Why we’re in trouble if only women sign up for Amazon’s 30-hour work week”. She unfolded criticism for the program, centered primarily around the tension between working moms and every othe.....»»

Category: topSource: forbesSep 11th, 2016

An In-Line Q3 Print From Lululemon Is Likely To "Be Enough"

Lululemon Athletica inc. (NASDAQ: LULU) is expected to report Q3 results Wednesday after the close......»»

Category: blogSource: benzinga25 min. ago