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Opinion: This Women’s History Month, honor all women

Opinion: This Women’s History Month, honor all women

Transpeople have been among the most beaten, brutalized and abandoned members of society for decades. Transwomen must face both transphobia and misogyny, existing in a world where transwomen often feel they must be feminine for their gender to be validated while...

Revisiting the modern witch hunts in Tanzania

Revisiting the modern witch hunts in Tanzania

"When I returned home in the evening, I found the body of my mother lying 10 metres away from our house, while the body of my father was burnt inside the house,” Josephat John told BBC. His parents were two of seven Tanzanians killed by a group of villagers in 2014,...

Opinion: Waves of feminism work toward an equal world

Opinion: Waves of feminism work toward an equal world

Feminism is a broad and complex topic that has sparked controversy since the day it was introduced. Defined simply as “the economic, political, and social equality of the sexes,” the feminist movement has been geared mostly toward promoting equal rights and...

Three projects, three Ph.D. students, three women

Three projects, three Ph.D. students, three women

In the Disney movie Big Hero 6, the main character Hiro visits a college called the San Fransokyo Institute of Technology. There, he is in awe of all the new gadgets and technology the students are inventing. Although in today’s world we do not have “electro mag...