(LONDON) -- When she hopped on a taxi in Tehran this past summer, Raha was not wearing a headscarf.Her open challenge to the mandatory hijab rule in place in Iran for the last 40 years did not go unnoticed. She said her male taxi... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Congressional Democrats on Thursday unveiled a new push to make the Equal Rights Amendment part of the Constitution.Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand of New York and Rep. Cori Bush of Missouri introduced a joint resolution stating the gender-equality measure has met ratification requirements and should... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- A push led by Democrats to give more time for states to ratify the Equal Rights Amendment, or ERA, failed on Thursday.The measure didn't win the support needed to clear a key 60-vote threshold, with the final tally being 51 to 47.... Read More.