Six Afghan women describe their feelings of fear, anger, and betrayal in the wake of America’s departure.
Various countries have outlawed the practice—but the laws don’t seem to be working.
Women are disproportionately exposed to deadly substances—and may be getting disproportionately sickened by them.
Survivors of World War II sexual enslavement seemed one step closer to reparations, but international pressure and a Korean judge intervened.
The country’s rural Dalits are already exploited—and know it can get worse.
A member of the brutal Lord’s Resistance Army rebel group has been convicted of crimes against humanity, but the survivors are still struggling to pull their lives together.
The country’s culture of seduction has enabled an epidemic of misogynist crime.
A woman was passed over to lead the Pentagon—but it’s the entire country that’s missing out.
Donald Trump isn’t the only right-wing populist to govern with aggression—and do surprisingly well with women.
Across much of the world—including one remote Nigerian village—the availability of family planning will largely depend on the outcome of the U.S. presidential election.
Panama came up with a novel—and uniquely discriminatory—public health measure to combat the coronavirus.
Call centers are a mainstay of the Brazilian economy—and a growing menace to its workers.