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International Business Times

National Girlfriends Day 2015: 10 Quotes, Facts About The Power Of Female ...
International Business Times
“That's really a mistake because women are such a source of strength to each other,” Ruthellen Josselson, a co-author of Best Friends: The Pleasures and Perils of Girls' and Women's Friendships, has explained. “We nurture one another. And we need to ...

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The Guardian

No need for International Women's Day? What world do you live in?
The Guardian
memes clogging up your Facebook feed, March 8th is International Women's Day. As part of this every woman, man and corporate organisation seems to organise an event to celebrate and applaud women's success. I've been to a few in the last week or so ...
Why International Women's Day 2015 is an hour shorter this yearTelegraph.co.uk
The socialist roots of International Women's DayAl Jazeera America
Three Changes That Will Help 'Make It Happen' This International Women's DayHuffington Post UK
Voice of America -Globalnews.ca
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Sydney Morning Herald

Teen bound for Melbourne school stranded after Chinese authorities arrest parents
Sydney Morning Herald
Ms Wang has gained a reputation for accepting prickly cases, including defending the five feminists who were arrested in March for organising a campaign against sexual harassment on International Women's Day. She also represented prominent Uighur ...

Third Sector

Digital Campaign of the Week: #UpforSchool
Third Sector
For example, on International Women's Day in March celebrities were asked to post a picture of themselves at school and ask people to sign the #UpforSchool petition. In June #UpForSchool partnered with the makers of the Angry Birds video game to create ...

International Business Times UK

International Women's Day Shows Awareness Is Not Enough
This year, International Women's Day is themed “Make It Happen,” a much-needed call to get cracking on some of the biggest issues for women around the world. It's a message echoed by Executive Director of UN Women Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka, who ...
International Women's Day 2015: Top 15 inspirational quotes on women empowermentInternational Business Times UK
International Women's Day: If you want to celebrate women then give us true ...The Independent
On International Women's Day, let's ask men why progress towards equality is ...New Statesman
Heavy.com -U.S. News & World Report (blog) -UN News Centre
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Chalmers at the double for Lewis shinty win
Stornoway Gazette
On a beautiful day in Shawbost, Lewis faced up against their Grantown rivals who travelled light with only eleven, but the industrious and athletic mainlanders still carried a great deal of threat and with their historic record against the islanders ...

BBC News

International Women's Day: Hundreds on equality march
BBC News
Suffragettes would have been "outraged" by the injustices faced by women today, the great-granddaughter of their leader has said on International Women's Day. Helen Pankhurst, whose ancestor Emmeline Pankhurst led the women's rights movement, was ...
Hundreds march in London for equality on International Women's DayThe Guardian
Hundreds march for equality on International Women's DayITV News
International Women's Day: Gemma Arterton, Annie Lennox and Paloma Faith join ...Evening Standard
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Google Doodle Honors International Women's Day
A new Google Doodle celebrating International Women's Day features women performing a range of careers from astronaut to judge. The day, which falls annually on March 8, has been celebrated in the United States since 1909, and has spread around the ...
On International Women's Day, UN urges more action to achieve gender equalityUN News Centre
Events held across Wales to celebrate International Women's DayWalesOnline
Happy International Women's Day: Kerry Washington, Pink, Madonna and More Show ...E! Online
InStyle -Bustle -Mic
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The Independent

International Women's Day 2015: 10 ways to make equality happen
The Independent
The theme of this year's International Women's Day is Make It Happen. And the good news is that the WEF prediction is based on the current pace of change, and there is certainly room for us to pull our socks up. The UK in particular isn't keeping up ...
Six marketing lessons for International Women's DayMarketing
Celebrating Feminism for International Women's DayHuffington Post
International Women's Day, the Land of our Mothers and why Wales is still a ...WalesOnline
Ottawa Citizen -Varsity Online
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The Guardian

Five Chinese feminists held over International Women's Day plans
The Guardian
Authorities in Beijing, Guangzhou and Hangzhou seized nine activists just before International Women's Day on Sunday, but have since released four. The remaining five reportedly planned to distribute stickers with slogans such as “Police: go arrest ...

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