Category : International Women’s Day

Will China’s detention of feminist activists shut the movement up or make it louder?

The continued detention of five activists arrested ahead of International Women's Day could be a turning point for Chinese feminists -- for better or worse, writes Jemimah Steinfeld

How Afghanistan’s female journalists are covering the stories no one else can

The country's female journalists are playing a vital role in society, but threats remain

Eight women who fought for freedom of expression in the last year

alt informationOn International Women's Day, we salute all the women around the world who stand up for freedom of expression

Dictatorship: it’s a man’s game

Lukashenko's Belarus is a perfect example of the machismo and misogny at the heart of authoritarian regimes, says Maryna Koktysh