How are women treated today?
For homework #6, let’s look at a specific field that influences all women and investigate how women are treated in that field and how that influences us:
How are women treated in today’s world of modeling? Read the linked article and discuss your reaction to it in 4-6 sentences. Make sure you click the links in the article so that you can see the pictures they are talking about.
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- Canadian police kill 'radicalised' man who rammed soldiers in Quebec - The Guardian October 21, 2014The GuardianCanadian police kill 'radicalised' man who rammed soldiers in QuebecThe GuardianThe scene after Martin Couture-Rouleau's car struck two Canadian soldiers, followed by a confrontation in which police shot him dead. Photograph: Christinne Muschi/Reuters. Reuters in Ottawa and Montreal. Tuesday 21 October 2014 02.59 EDT ...Driver rams […]
- Monica Lewinsky to fight cyber-bullying - Independent Online October 21, 2014Independent OnlineMonica Lewinsky to fight cyber-bullyingIndependent OnlineLondon - “My name is Monica Lewinsky - though I've often been advised to change it.” That is how the bete noire of the late 90s introduced herself to a large crowd of millennials at Forbes' Under 30 Summit in Philadelphia on Monday morning, marking the ...Lewinsky says she […]
- China GDP curbs stimulus expectations - Telegraph.co.uk October 21, 2014Financial ExpressChina GDP curbs stimulus expectationsTelegraph.co.ukChina's economic growth beat analysts' estimates last quarter as export demand quickened and services expanded, bolstering the government's case for avoiding broader stimulus measures. Gross domestic product rose 7.3pc in the July-September period ...Economists React: China […]
- Review: Tapping away with Apple Pay; retailers are key to wide acceptance - Businessweek October 21, 2014TIMEReview: Tapping away with Apple Pay; retailers are key to wide acceptanceBusinessweekKey things to know about Apple Pay: What you need, where to use it, and is it safe? US commerce secretary urges Japan to be bolder in opening its markets as trade pact talks lag. HBO and CBS join the a la carte streaming brigade, but don't count cable out ...Apple S […]
- Indiana motel meeting leads to a gruesome confession - Boston Globe October 21, 2014MiamiHerald.comIndiana motel meeting leads to a gruesome confessionBoston GlobeGARY, Ind. — Friday evening, a 19-year-old woman named Afrikka Hardy arrived as scheduled at a Motel 6 near here. She was there to meet a 43-year-old man who had arranged the encounter through Backpage.com, a classified site routinely used to ...Killer's Confession Was Just t […]
- Third Ebola patient released from Atlanta's Emory University Hospital - WHIO October 21, 2014610kvnuThird Ebola patient released from Atlanta's Emory University HospitalWHIOAn ambulance carrying Amber Vinson, the second health care worker to be diagnosed with Ebola in Texas, arrives at Emory University Hospital on Wednesday, Oct. 15, 2014 in Atlanta. A joint emergency isolation unit administered by Emory University ...Unnamed Atlanta Hospital P […]