Is Women-Only the Only Solution for Women’s Rights?

By Youfeng (Gloria) Pan, Staff Writer In June 2017, Guangzhou China started the trail of women-only metro cars during rush hours on weekdays. In September 2016, Guanghzou Baiyun Airport introduced women-only checkpoints for domestic and international female travelers. In 2015, Frankfurt designated a parking area painted pink closer to the airport entrance for the use of women […]

Pussy Riots and Protests: The Fight for Equal Rights

By Lara Cornelius, Staff Writer In 2012, a group of five Russian girls wearing bright ski masks danced mockingly in an up-yours-style protest before the altar of Moscow’s Christ the Savior Cathedral. The band members performed their “punk prayer” in a wild exhibition that eventually sentenced three of them to two years in a penal […]