In dealings with women in the cultural industry there was long a certain freedom granted to anyone who was rich or successful enough.
This is changing slowly: women are organizing themselves. The negative reactions to #MeToo also show that people feel attacked, want to defend themselves. Many men speak of a witchhunt. Of course, this always happens when people are afraid of losing their position of power and their privileges. These guys now realize that something is changing.
A former refugee assumes the highest political office in the country: A conversation with the former Governor General of Canada, Adrienne Clarkson. more
About a special animal in Bangladesh more
A duo of new books on feminism: Cinzia Arruzza, Tithi Bhattacharya and Nancy Fraser have written a manifesto against predatory capitalism while Kristen R. Ghodsee explores gender relations under socialism. more
On the one hand fitness and tattoo studios, on the other public executions and a moral police unit. The photo journalist Fatemi shows contradictory scenes from everyday life in his home country more
In dealings with women in the cultural industry there was long a certain freedom granted to anyone who was rich or successful enough. more
The media are a favourite toy of the Moldovan parties. Many television channels and news portals are openly or covertly linked to parties and the independent press is looked down on. Therefore, it is not surprising that two-thirds of Moldovans are convinced that the press is politically controlled. more