What’s Current: Single mom sets up taxi service for women and children only

What’s Current is Feminist Current’s daily news round up.

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  • Sade Agboola, a single mom in Croydon, UK, sets up a taxi service for women and children only.
  • Greek women are requesting signatures on a petition to parliament opposing new gender identity legislation because of its potential effects on the rights of women and girls.
  • The Geena Davis Institute on Gender in Media and J. Walter Thompson have released their findings on how women are misrepresented and sexualized in ads.
  • The macho culture of the Australian wine industry continues to drive away its top female talent.
  • Ten women have testified to the U.S. Department of Homeland Security that the country’s immigrant detention facilities pose threats to the health of pregnant women.
  • Misogyny and decades of parental preference for sons is proving socially toxic in China, as a generation of adult men suffer what’s being described as a shortage of women.
Natasha Chart
Natasha Chart

Natasha Chart is an online organizer and feminist living in the United States. She does not recant her heresy.

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