Ciara McCormack plays soccer
Several former players for the Vancouver Whitecaps women's soccer team have come forward to say the club has mishandled accusations of bullying and sexually suggestive behavior by a former coach. Host Carol Hills speaks to one of the former Whitecaps players, Ciara McCormack.
Young woman on a green gown smiles while sitting on a sofa.
A teenager in the Philippines created a hand-painted gown for high school ball. It's gorgeous — and is now an internet sensation.
Amal Clooney
On Tuesday, the UN Security Council passed a resolution condemning sexual violence in war. It should have been an uncontroversial vote.
Protesters hold large black and white cardboard cutouts with women's names across them
Loujain al-Hathloul was arrested nearly a year ago for defying Saudi Arabia's band on female drivers. But it's a been nearly a year since her arrest and her family is trying to get their story out in hopes of freeing her.
Alice directing
Pamela Green is the director of a new film about Guy-Blaché called “Be Natural: The Untold Story of Alice Guy-Blache.” She says Guy-Blaché changed the course of cinema.
Since the 2016 attempted coup in Turkey, President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan has jailed thousands of people, including doctors, teachers, lawyers — and mothers. A group of Turkish women in the US has found a way to help imprisoned women share their stories in their own voices.
Thando Hopa stands on a red carpet.
Vogue Portugal's most recent cover features a black woman with albinism, Thando Hopa. A lawyer and activist from South Africa, she's the first model with albinism to appear on the cover of the global fashion magazine.
Carmen Zorrilla, an obstetrician in San Juan, Puerto Rico's main public hospital and the principal investigator at the Maternal-Infant Studies Center, heard of several unplanned home births after the storm. It worried her.
Kagame pardoned 367 women who were jailed because they had an abortion. The order was widely praised by women and human rights activists.
A woman stands atop a car and speaks to a crowd
Videos and photos of a striking woman leading a group of protesters in Sudan has gone viral on social media. But what is it about this image that makes it so powerful and symbolic?