More articles about: women empowerment

Even Hollywood’s most talented A-list stars need to prove why they deserve a raise—or equal pay.
Last year’s #MeToo movement and the induction of the Time’s Up organization have empowered Hollywood stars and industry players to finally speak up and demand what they deserve. And while it’s only just begun—and the fight is far from over—it’s great to ...
These recent books capture the modern experiences of Filipino women around the globe.
Who runs the world? Women! At least, this seems to be the theme in contemporary Filipino writing, given the surge of literary debuts by female authors in the past two years. From a riff on Bulosan’s classic America Is In The Heart ...
As the first woman to run the International Monetary Fund, Lagarde is reinventing how big banks operate in a modern world.
For a long time women have not been thought of as having the right stuff for directing movies in Holly­wood, making deals on Wall Street, or running things in Washington. It was too risky, many men grumbled, to let women handle huge ...
Think about these issues when you vote in the upcoming elections.
First of all, did you know that Filipinas were allowed to vote only beginning in 1937? Brave Pinays have been asking for the right to vote since the 1900s, and it took three decades before that dream could finally be realized. It would ...
Fonda joins Chiara Ferragni, Delfina Blaquier, Emma Weymouth, and more as part of Pomellato's Sisterhood Initiative.
In celebration of International Women's Day, jewelry house Pomellato has partnered with Jane Fonda, Chiara Ferragni, Delfina Blaquier, Emma Weymouth, and others on a video and digital campaign of empowerment and sisterhood. Pomellato CEO Sabina Belli also appears in the video, the brand's second ...
"When women miss out on careers, education or opportunities because of the system that they live in, we all suffer."
To commemorate International Women's Day on March 8, Meghan Markle participated in a panel on feminism and women's empowerment organized by the Queen's Commonwealth Trust. There, she offered more than a few quotable insights.The Duchess was joined by five other luminaries to discuss women's ...
We did well, but there's still a long way to go.
By now, you've probably seen (and celebrated) the news that the Philippines has emerged as the most gender-equal country in Asia, ranking eighth in the world out of 149 nations. The Global Gender Gap report of the World Economic Forum (WEF) was released December ...
The production is actress Cris Villonco’s directorial debut, putting her in the ranks of the country’s sorely small population of female directors.
Red Turnip Theater launches its fifth season with a century’s worth of storytelling in A Doll’s House, Part 2, bringing to Metro Manila a powerful piece of modern feminism that, truth be told, ought to be required viewing for anyone considering marriage.The ...