The former senator will be remembered for his tremendous contributions towards eliminating gender discrimination in schools and universities, as well as several other constitutional reform legislation.
Since the peace accord has not taken full effect after two years, their reintegration has been difficult.
One of the most impressive results of the Midterm Elections has been the so-called "Pink Wave", where an unprecedented number of women won elections nationwide.
Uno de los resultados más impactantes de las Elecciones de Mitad de Período ha sido la llamada “Ola Rosa”, donde un número inédito de mujeres ganaron elecciones a nivel nacional.
Between the new control of the House by the Democrats and Republicans holding the Senate, there are many important factors of these elections. Here is everything you need to know.
Entre el nuevo control de la Cámara por los Demócratas y la retención del Senado por parte de los Republicanos, hay muchos factores importantes de estas elecciones. Esto es lo que debes saber.
To open up AL DÍA Women's Summit, Sara Manzano-Diaz gave a detailed talk about the current state of Latinas in the U.S.
During the three years Lisa Borders spent as President of the WNBA, the league saw tremendous growth and improvement. She can use that experience to create action in her new role with Time's Up.
The United Nations has launched “HERstory,” a book that pays tribute to women’s participation in the development of the global organization.
Attorney General Jeff Sessions approved on Monday a court ruling that eliminates domestic violence and criminal gangs as grounds for granting asylum to immigrants.
El Fiscal General Jeff Sessions aprobó el día lunes una decisión judicial que elimina la violencia doméstica y de pandillas criminales como argumentos para otorgar asilo a inmigrantes extranjeros.
Philadelphia is not only the City of Brotherly Love, it is also the City of Sisterly Effectiveness. The City now joins thirty-one other major American cities with women’s commissions, dedicated to shining a light on issues that women experience through intersectional data-collection and discourse, and tearing down the barriers of male dominance in a variety of fields, sectors, and categories.
The Muslim community of Catalunya expressed on Monday its repulsion towards the terrorist attacks last Thursday. Hours earlier, Catalan police confirmed the death of the author of the attack on the Rambla, which killed 15 people and left more than 100 injured.
Seen as a symbol of Feminism in Mexico, acclaimed Mexican novelist Angeles Mastretta admits she is active on the social networks and writes practically every day, even when she doesn't have any ideas for a possible new novel.
En los últimos meses, la imagen de Silicon Valley se ha visto afectada por numerosos escándalos de acoso sexual y discriminación contra las mujeres. ¿Ha llegado el momento de decir basta?
Arguing economic reasons, President Trump announced that the Department of Defense will not re-recruit transgender people. Several studies indicate that the president not only takes a step back in the inclusion of the LGBT community to the Armed Forces, but that its measurement could affect the troop's morale.
The goal of the travel exhibition of comic strips is to make the world of comics an equalitarian space for men and women, while recovering the work of all the "superheroines" who have been overlooked or forgotten.
Una tienda se dedica hace 50 años a exhibir y vender artesanías latinoamericanas en South Philly.
In 1992, the Democratic Party faced a challenge on the issue of abortion. Pennsylvania’s governor, Robert Casey, a Democrat dedicated to the working class, asked to speak at the national convention in New York City. He wanted to propose a pro-life plank for the party platform, mostly as a way of affirming his Catholic beliefs.
The author of the memo suggested men are better suited for tech jobs than women
Peruvian writer Diego Trelles presented his new book "The Infinite Procession", a political novel that explores the backdrop of post-dictatorship Peru.
If the cliché rings true and the eyes really are the window to the soul, then "Eye's Gallery" on 402 South Street has been the enchanting window to Latin American, Moroccan, and Indian folklore since 1968. The love child of Julia and her husband, the renowned "Magic Gardens" creator Isaiah, the gallery's origins are wondrous like its contents.
Bajo el liderazgo de la presidenta Michelle Bachelet, el Congreso aprobó un proyecto "histórico" para legalizar el aborto en caso de malformación fetal, peligro para la vida de la madre o embarazo por violación. Hasta hoy, Chile era uno de los pocos países del mundo donde el aborto está prohibido bajo cualquier circunstancia.
Led by President Michelle Bachelet's administration, the "historic" initiative legalizes abortion in case of fetal infeasibility, danger to women's life or health, and pregnancy from rape. Until yesterday, Chile was one of the few countries in the world that barred abortion under all circumstances.
The 6th edition of this annual festival dedicated to black and independent film will bring to Philadelphia more than 60 films made by black producers.