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‘Absolutely outrageous’: All-male netball team beats girls in state tournament

The Daily Telegraph Australia 23 Sep 2021
Save Women’s Sports ... “When we watch women's sports, we want to see the best women and girls that the world has to offer,” she told Sky News host Peta Credlin.
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Families of Missing Black men Plead for More Resources and Accountability from Police

NBCBayArea 23 Sep 2021
... of Gabby Petito, a 22-year-old white woman, dominated the national news cycle, the result, some say, of “missing white woman syndrome.” Gwen Ifill, the legendary news anchor, coined that term in 2004 to underscore the news media’s fascination with white women who go missing.
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Angela Merkel - from scientist to world leader

RTE 23 Sep 2021
Germany's first female Chancellor, Dr Merkel has shattered the glass ceiling, yet admits she’s disappointed at the level of gender inequality in German politics, where just 31% of seats in the outgoing parliament are held by women ... "She is admired by women all over the world; this is her main legacy.
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Women in Afghanistan Are Ready to Defy the Taliban and Teach Girls

Vice 22 Sep 2021
Women teachers in Afghanistan have told VICE World News they will keep fighting for women and girls’ rights to education despite signals from the Taliban that girls will not be allowed to go to school ... Today, the Taliban has again cited security as a reason for most women not to return to the workplace.
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Pikes Peak Poet Laureate Project selects Ashley Cornelius as new Poet Laureate

Colorado Springs Business Journal 22 Sep 2021
Her poetry has been featured at TEDx Colorado Springs, Pikes Peak Community College, the Colorado Springs Women's March, Denver Public Library, Colorado Nonprofit Association, as well as on many stages," a PPLD news release said. "Additionally, she was the 2018 Women of the World Poetry Slam Colorado Springs representative and competed nationally.
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‘I Don’t Care About Colonialism’: Read UK Equalities Minister’s Leaked WhatsApps

Vice 22 Sep 2021
UK equalities minister Kemi Badenoch claimed “I don't care about colonialism” in WhatsApp conversations obtained by VICE World News ... WhatsApp / VICE World News ... WhatsApp / VICE World News ... In an interview with VICE World News, Adebayo called Badenoch’s comments on colonialism “dangerous and ignorant.”.
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Exclusive: Texas Southern University President Dr. Lesia L. Crumpton-Young

Houston Forward Times 22 Sep 2021
... the first to be ranked in US News and World Report, and she received the “National 2006 Outstanding Women of Color in Science and Technology Educator Award” and the “Trail Blazer Award” for being the first female to serve as a Department Head within the College of Engineering.
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As Merkel bids farewell, German women wish for more equality

Federal News Radio 21 Sep 2021
BERLIN (AP) — Angela Merkel, Germany’s first female chancellor, has been praised by many for her pragmatic leadership in a turbulent world and celebrated by some as a feminist icon ... German women have even seen some setbacks during Merkel’s reign ... Women also remain second-class citizens in Germany’s working world ... World News.
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President Jokowi highlights Indonesia's four stances at UNGA

Antara News 21 Sep 2021
"The resolution of this assembly is awaited by the global community to resolve current main concerns of the world ... "When will the economy recover and grow inclusively? How to guarantee global resilience in future? When will the world be free from terrorism and war?" Jokowi added ... Related news ... Related news ... Related news ... Related news.
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Namibia: Namibia's Men Also Off to Indoor World Cup

All Africa 21 Sep 2021
THE president of the Namibia Hockey union, Reagon Graig yesterday confirmed the news that both Namibia's men and women's indoor hockey sides will compete at the Indoor World Cup which takes place in Liege, Belgium in February next year ....
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About the only job women can do for the Kabul government is clean female bathrooms, ...

The Citizens 20 Sep 2021
Female employees in the Kabul city government have been told to stay home, and only women whose jobs cannot be done by men are allowed to come to work -- the latest restrictions imposed by the Taliban in Afghanistan ... "They should know that only by the respect and participation of women, they can live in peace and in this world.".
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Analysis: Emmys honor 'The Crown' and 'Ted Lasso' early, as Netflix and streaming look to ...

The Citizens 20 Sep 2021
Maisel." ... "It's taken a lot of courage to be the only woman in the room most of the time," she said, telling the producers to turn off the clock on her acceptance speech, to applause from the crowd, closing by saying, "Let this moment resonate with women across the world.". The-CNN-Wire. ™ & © 2021 Cable News Network, Inc., a WarnerMedia Company ... .
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Gustav Iden, Lucy Charles-Barclay claim titles at Ironman 70.3 World Championship

St George News 19 Sep 2021
Women’s pro winner Lucy Charles-Barclay at the finish line, Ironman 70.3 World Championship, St ... Women's pro winner Lucy Charles-Barclay at the finish line, Ironman 70.3 World Championship, St ... Ironman 70.3 World Champion women's winner Lucy Charles-Barclay of Great Britain leaves transition zone at the beginning of her run, St.
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Stay home: Taliban order to female civic workers in KabulThe mayor says a final decision ...

Deccan Herald 19 Sep 2021
Hamdullah Namony told reporters Sunday that only women who could not be replaced by men have been permitted to report to work ... toilets for women ... In their previous rule in the 1990s, the Taliban had barred girls and women from schools and jobs ... women. World news.
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Taliban replace ministry for women with ‘virtue’ authorities

Federal News Radio 19 Sep 2021
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Afghanistan’s new Taliban rulers set up a ministry for the “propagation of virtue and the prevention of vice” in the building that once housed the Women’s Affairs Ministry, escorting out World Bank staffers on Saturday as part of the forced move ... World News.
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