Woman of The Year Madonna got real about sexism
“Be what men want you to be, but more importantly, be what women feel comfortable with you being around other men. And finally, do not age because to age is a sin. You will be criticized… vilified and definitely not played on the radio.” Read more on LA Times.
Trump still firm on his global warming hoax theory
The president-elect insists that nobody really knows if climate change is indeed real while arguing that the U.S. should withdraw from the Paris global climate change agreement. Reports: 2016 is the hottest year ever. More on Slate and News Everyday.
Three female women behind John Glenn’s space adventures
Three awesome female mathematician behind the astronaut’s space missions who became the first American to orbit the earth are finally being celebrated on the movie “Hidden Figures”. The three African-American brilliant women, Katherine G. Johnson, Dorothy Vaughan, and Mary Jackson, sure deserved it. More on The Daily Beast.
Story: Nigeria’s first sexual health products store
Iheoma Obibi opened up the country’s first sex store for women, while also providing sex education session; something that’s still considered a taboo especially for women to talk about. More on BBC.