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Education

Amnesty International: Iranian Women Are Being Made Into “Baby-Making Machines”

Wendy Stokesby:

Amnesty International is saying that an Iranian bill restricting the availability of contraception and abortions in order to boost the country’s population is effectively going to …

Entertainment

Reddit Finally Has An Anti-Harassment Policy Under Ellen Pao’s Leadership

Wendy Stokesby:

Best: Reddit now has an anti-harassment policy, under which the platform defines harassment as “systematic and/or continued actions to torment or demean someone in a way …

Style

Utah High School Photoshops “Modesty” Into Girls’ Yearbook Photos

Wendy Stokesby:

A high school in Utah has Photoshopped longer sleeves and higher necklines onto female students in its yearbook. Student Shelby Baum, above, even had a tattoo …

Entertainment

Women Don’t Apply To “Male-Sounding” Job Postings, Whatever That Means

Wendy Stokesby:

A small study of 260 people found that women are deterred by the language in job postings, particularly when “male-sounding” words are used like “aggressive” and …