from Breakingviews:

Valeant pops risky $1 bln libido pill

August 20, 2015

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from Breakingviews:

Thruppence: Which woman should grace the $10 bill?

By Breakingviews Columnists
June 18, 2015

The authors are Reuters Breakingviews columnists. The opinions expressed are their own.

from Breakingviews:

Silicon Valley trials start as sexism lawsuit ends

March 29, 2015

Ellen Pao speaks to the media after losing her high profile gender discrimination lawsuit against venture capital firm Kleiner, Perkins, Caufield and Byers in San Francisco

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.

from Breakingviews:

Google’s CFO search should have it feeling lucky

March 24, 2015

"The Reuters Breakingviews 2015 Predictions panel moderated by Reuters Breakingviews Editor Rob Cox and featuring Founder & Executive Chairman at Evercore, Roger Altman, Chief Economist & Executive Director of Global Market Insight at General Electric, Mar

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.

from Breakingviews:

Silicon Valley sexism case tests new M&M color

March 11, 2015

By Reynolds Holding

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.

from The Great Debate:

Why do European Muslim girls look to Islamic State for marriage material?

By Barbara F. Walter
March 4, 2015

Handout CCTV image shows British teenage girl Amira Abase walking through security at Gatwick airport before boarding a flight to Turkey


Left to right: Kadiza Sultana, Amira Abase, Shamima Begun. The British teenagers walk through security at Gatwick airport before boarding a flight to Turkey, Feb. 17, 2015. REUTERS/Metropolitan Police/Handout via Reuters

from The Human Impact:

Italian Uber boss slur reveals depths of Italy’s misogyny

February 13, 2015

Earlier this week, Benedetta Arese Lucini, the general manager of Uber's operations in Italy, woke up to news that someone had hung a banner near her home in central Milan, calling her a "slut" and revealing her home address.

from The Great Debate:

Meet a first lady who is clearly getting the second-class treatment

By Ananya Bhattacharyya
January 28, 2015

U.S. President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama wave as they pose with India's President Pranab Mukherjee (2nd L) and Prime Minister Narendra Modi (R) during a home reception with several hundred Indian political and cultural figures at the Rashtrapati Bhavan presidential palace in New Delhi January 26, 2015. REUTERS/Jim Bourg

U.S. President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama wave as they pose with India's President Pranab Mukherjee (2nd L) and Prime Minister Narendra Modi (R) during a home reception with several hundred Indian political and cultural figures at the Rashtrapati Bhavan presidential palace in New Delhi January 26, 2015. REUTERS/Jim Bourg

from The Human Impact:

India’s greed for dowries lies at heart of many abuses against women

September 19, 2014

Bride Kalpana and groom Bhavin Munjpara exchange wedding vows inside a hospital in Ahmedabad

The customs and traditions of our forefathers - performed during festivals and on special occasions such as births, weddings and funerals – can be beautiful, reminding us of a life past.

from The Human Impact:

From the sickening to the bizarre, Indian politicians still don’t get rape

August 14, 2014

A member of the Communist Party of India-Marxist uses an iPad to take pictures of a  protest rally in Kolkata

 

Covering women's rights issues for so many years in India, I still find the number of ways women and girls are abused and discriminated against unfathomable.