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Thanks for celebrating women with new Barbies, Mattel. Now make them normal size.

In honor of International Women’s Day, the toy giant Mattel is releasing a new batch of Barbies based on real-life women who can only be called “sheroes.” But even sheroes need a little meat on their bones. “Barbie is committed to shining a light on empowering role models past and present in an effort to […]

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From Title IX to a hockey victory in women’s sports

When the U.S. women’s national hockey team won its standoff with USA Hockey, coming to a deal in their quest for more equity in pay and more support for the women’s national program, I couldn’t help but remember that it wasn’t that long ago when this type of activity would have been unheard of. Professional […]

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