Women Around the World: Daily Article Feed

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Malala Yousafzai delivered a speech to the UN on her sixteenth birthday. Photograph: Stan Honda/AFP/Getty Images (photo via The Guardian)

Where are the black women in Hollywood?: http://www.usatoday.com/story/life/people/2013/12/17/hollywood-turns-a-blind-eye-to-black-women-in-film-tv/3443751/#! (via USA Today)

The Great American Gender Debates: http://www.theatlantic.com/national/archive/2013/12/the-great-american-gender-debates-of-2013/282419/#! (via The Atlantic)

Visionary (women) leaders: http://www.fastcompany.com/3023488/dialed/6-management-lessons-from-visionary-women-leaders#! (via Fast Company)

Business Success lies in gender equality: http://shriverreport.org/heres-why-the-future-of-business-is-gender-equal-cindy-gallop/#! (via Shriver Report)

Women in Sports: http://www.nytimes.com/2013/12/18/business/media/abc-viewers-tilt-female-for-a-network-light-on-sports.html?_r=0 (via NY Times)

The best feminist action super hero?: http://theweek.com/article/index/254159/sorry-katniss-princess-fiona-is-still-the-best-feminist-action-hero-around#! (via The Week)

Jobs: Cultural fit, versus functional fit: http://www.forbes.com/sites/lisaquast/2013/12/09/cultural-fit-versus-functional-fit-job-interviews-what-you-need-to-know/?utm_content=buffer963d0&utm_source=buffer&utm_medium=linkedin&utm_campaign=Buffer (via Forbes)

Duck Dynasty Stars’ anti-gay slur: http://www.nydailynews.com/entertainment/tv-movies/phil-robertson-black-people-mistreated-south-article-1.1553071 (via NY Daily News)

Science: HIV and AIDS updates: http://www.reuters.com/article/2013/12/19/us-aids-science-idUSBRE9BI14H20131219 (via Reuters)

NBC’s Jay Leno Problem: http://variety.com/2013/tv/news/nbcs-jay-leno-problem-casting-a-shadow-over-jimmy-fallons-launch-1200973278/ (via Variety)

Googling “feminism”: http://www.elleuk.com/star-style/news/so-we-googled-feminism-feminists-debate-rebranding (via Elle UK)

The alienation of minorities in feminism: http://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2013/dec/16/feminism-minority-voices-2013-inclusion (via The Guardian)

“Narcassistic” or “selfie”?: http://www.npr.org/2013/12/19/255294091/narcissistic-or-not-selfie-is-nunbergs-word-of-the-year (via NPR)

How Johnny Cash spoke to America: http://www.pbs.org/newshour/bb/entertainment/july-dec13/johnnycash_12-16.html (via PBS)

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