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Without visibility, the unique struggles of women of color are absorbed by the larger groups to which they belong.
Sexual harassment in public spaces can restrict women's mobility and economic opportunity.
A new study shows that stressors brought by climate change may lead to increased domestic abuse and sleep deprivation among impoverished women.
Southeast Asia has high rates of domestic violence, but those designing interventions should not treat this region as a monolith.
Housing discrimination faced by transgender people and same-sex couples can affect where they live and the resources available to them.
The Census Bureau announced it would include questions about sexual orientation and gender identity in the 2020 Census—then did an abrupt about-face.
The lack of national attention on black women’s deaths isn’t because only men experience racial disparities in policing.
Boycotting travel to North Carolina because of House Bill 2 could also have consequences that could harm some of the groups that protestors are concerned about.
And fewer than half of all LGBTQ Americans live in states that protect them from discrimination based on sexual orientation or gender identity. To combat homophobia, we must not allow it in our laws.
“This is one of the jobs where they have to pay you the same. But there are so many examples where that doesn't happen,” Hillary Clinton answered recently to a young girl in Las Vegas.

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