Issue 12  •  Spring 2013

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March is Women’s History Month, and as we look forward to the future, many are wondering how it will end up changing in the future. With social media such a huge part of our lives, we might wonder about how young women will see women’s history and what it might mean to them. Krishana...
  HBO’s new show True Detective has been receiving a lot of press recently. Not only does it seem to be the show that everyone is watching, but even after only six episodes, many are starting to notice that the women depicted in the show aren’t necessarily treated as...
Last week, several Tottenham women, including Rosie Knight, Senority, Mc Angel, Floetic Lara and Aina Ro recited feminist spoken word at a Herstory meeting. Nneka, one of the speakers, told the Tottenham Journal: “I really enjoyed the environment on the Herstory project, it felt like I was...
Nearly 200 women British soldiers have been sent back to the UK after discovering that they are pregnant. Mothers-to-be are not allowed to serve on the front line, and 99 were sent back from Afghanistan and 102 from Iraq. These women often do not know they are pregnant until later into their...
Recently, women have been making the news in Spain for a surprising reason—thanks to women entrepreneurs, the unemployment rate in Spain has lowered. In the country where the unemployment rate is 1 in 4, and the unemployment rate for young women is 54.7 percent we might not expect to hear...