Posts tagged "women leaders"

Would The Financial Crisis Have Happened If More Women Were In Charge?

As we're all trying to figure out what went wrong in our banking system to cause the recession we're in, we're blaming just about anyone and everyone involved, especially the men at the top. Yes, I said the men. Not many of the folks getting blamed on the news are women, so it leads u…

By: Catherine Strawn / May 14, 2009

When Women Bully, We Hurt Each Other

A survey by the Workplace Bullying Institute found that most bullies are men -- but 40 percent are women. While male bullies attack men and women, female bullies tend to go after their own kind, targeting other women more than 70 percent of the time. My guess is that some women who want to feel…

By: Catherine Strawn / May 11, 2009

Michelle Obama Is The First Lady Of The World

While Americans have been focused on Michelle Obama's wardrobe choices and how she's advancing the careers of younger designers, women in other countries are more concerned with how she's boosting their lives and self-worth. In India, one woman says Michelle "shows women that it's OK to have dark skin and to not have a son,"…

By: Catherine Strawn / April 28, 2009

In The News: Pakistan’s Benazir Bhutto Assassinated At Political Rally

This really doesn't have much to do with sex or relationships, at least in a ridiculously obvious way, but it does have to do with women seeking equality around the world, so in that sense it's just as important to this site as the latest celebrity sex scandal. Pakistani political activist, former Prime Minister, and…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / December 27, 2007