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Stay current with all the latest and breaking news from Gender issues, compare headlines and perspectives between news sources on stories happening today. In total, 146 stories have been published about Gender issues which Ground News has aggregated in the past 3 months.

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US & Canada · Pennsylvania

Bills limiting LGBTQ instruction, trans athletes pass Pa. Senate

50% Center coverage: 14 sources
Pennsylvania’s GOP-controlled Senate approved legislation Wednesday that Republicans say will restrict sexually explicit content and classroom instruction on sexual orientation and gender identity in public schools, mirroring partisan fights playing out in statehouses around the country. See the Story
UN Security Council · Kabul

UN holds emergency meeting on Taliban crackdown on women

50% Center coverage: 10 sources
The U.N. Security Council held emergency closed consultations Thursday on the Taliban's latest crackdown on Afghan women. The council considered a presidential statement that would express deep concern at its new ban. The Norwegian-drafted statement would also call for a reversal of policies that restrict the rights of women and girls.See the Story
Gender Issues · Nova Scotia

NHL closing in on seeing its first female coach

60% Center coverage: 5 sources
Kori Cheverie, 34, has spent the past five years chipping away at hockey's male-only coaching barrier. Pittsburgh Penguins president Brian Burke believes the glass ceiling should have been shattered yesterday. In four years since Hayley Wickenheiser opened the door by becoming the Toronto Maple Leafs' assistant director of player development, the league's female hockey-related ranks have increased to nearly 30.See the Story
Gender Issues · Kabul

Many Afghan women pushing back against Taliban orders to cover up

50% Center coverage: 10 sources
The Taliban, who swept back to power as the government collapsed, on Saturday ordered women to cover their faces in public. The consequences of disobedience are aimed at a woman's closest male family member, ranging from a warning to imprisonment. At least two protests took place this week, as demonstrators criticized growing attempts to limit women from public life.See the Story
Gender Issues · Cairo

Egypt tries man over murder of student who refused advances

50% Right coverage: 8 sources
A trial began on Sunday for an Egyptian man accused of stabbing a woman to death in a public street after she rejected his advances. A video went viral last week appearing to show the victim, identified as student Nayera Ashraf, being stabbed by a young man outside her university. Mohamed Adel was accused of "premeditated murder", after confessing to intentionally killing the victim.See the Story
Europe · London

Ilford: Women urged to 'be alert' after murder investigation launched over 36-year-old's death

50% Left coverage: 6 sources
A murder investigation is under way after a woman, who was found with serious head injuries, died in hospital. The 36-year-old was found by paramedics on a road with serious head injuries and no arrests have yet been made. Officers have issued a warning to women in the area to "be alert". See the Story
Europe · London

‘Unacceptable’: Aviva CEO hits back at shareholder sexism

38% Left coverage: 8 sources
The chief executive of the insurer Aviva has hit out at sexism in the industry, saying “unacceptable behaviour” has only increased since she took more senior roles in the sector.See the Story
US & Canada · Tallahassee

Florida Dept of Health slams Rachel Levine for 'character assassination' over trans youth comments

100% Right coverage: 2 sources
The Florida Department of Health slammed U.S. Assistant Secretary for Health Rachel Levine for "poorly attempted character assassination" over recent comments celebrating "gender-affirming care" for youths and decrying "opponents of LGBTQ equality" who have "targeted trans and queer youth to score political points." "The Surgeon General is opposed to experimental and irreversible medical treatments on children and teenagers thSee the Story

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