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#MeToo, workplace equality and the ‘wave of women’: 3 essential reads

Bryan Keogh, The Conversation and Nicole Zelniker, The Conversation Editor’s note: As we come to the end of the year, Conversation editors take a look...

Transgender Americans still face workplace discrimination despite some progress and support...

George B. Cunningham, Texas A&M University Activist Gwendolyn Ann Smith founded Transgender Day of Remembrance on Nov. 20 to honor the memory of those...

Only 1 in 4 women who have been sexually harassed tell...

Margaret E. Johnson, University of Baltimore On May 30, a grand jury indicted Harvey Weinstein on charges he raped one woman and forced another to...

Nike’s #MeToo moment shows how ‘legal’ harassment can lead to illegal...

Elizabeth C. Tippett, University of Oregon Nike’s having its #MeToo moment – and it illustrates plainly what’s still missing from our discussion of sexual harassment...

Very few women oversee US companies. Here’s how to change that

Yannick Thams, Suffolk University; Bari Bendell, Suffolk University, and Siri Terjesen, American University Women’s participation in the labor force has soared over the past 50...

How a job acquires a gender (and less authority if it’s...

Sarah Thebaud, University of California, Santa Barbara and Laura Doering, McGill University “I’m not bossy, I’m the boss.” So proclaims Beyoncé in a video in...

126,000 reasons why the Emma Watson hoax isn’t all bad news

By Evita March, Federation University Australia In less than a week since actor Emma Watson’s stirring United Nations speech on gender inequality, two big things...

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‘Do white people dominate the outdoors?’

Jacqueline L. Scott, University of Toronto “Do white people dominate the outdoors?” David Labistour, CEO of Mountain Equipment Co-op (MEC), asked. As Canada’s iconic retailer...