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China Is Running A Women-Only Bus Service To Offset Sexual Harassment During Commutes

Sexual harassment on public transportation is a problem across the world, but is banning men from buses and subways the answer? The people of Zhengzhou, China, are about to find out, as the city prepares to launch a bus service for women only. The female-only buses will run on specific, heavily trafficked routes in Zhengzhou during… More »


France Wants To Ban “Hypersexual” Kid Beauty Pageants

In what the non-tiara-wearing crowd would call a pretty awesome move, France’s Senate has voted to ban child beauty pageants. Under the measure, which must still be approved by the lower house of parliament, organizing such competitions is prohibited, and anyone who enters a child under the age of 16 in a beauty contest would… More »