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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- Expert: '90 percent' sure North Korea behind cyberattack on Sony - Fox News December 18, 2014CNNExpert: '90 percent' sure North Korea behind cyberattack on SonyFox NewsLeading North Korea expert Andrei Lankov tells Fox News he is “90 percent sure” Pyongyang was behind the hacking attack on Sony for its production of “The Interview.” "It is in their style," the Seoul-based scholar said. ADVERTISEMENT. ADVERTISEMENT.Zients breakfas […]
- Obama Announces Historic Revamp of US-Cuba Relations - Voice of America December 19, 2014Voice of AmericaObama Announces Historic Revamp of US-Cuba RelationsVoice of AmericaU.S. President Barack Obama announced a major shift in U.S. relations with Cuba on Wednesday, after the country's communist leaders released Alan Gross, an American who had been imprisoned there for five years. Obama and Cuban President Raul ...Marco Rubio's Reality […]
- US considering response to cyber attack on Sony Pictures - Irish Times December 19, 2014Irish TimesUS considering response to cyber attack on Sony PicturesIrish TimesThe United States has said a cyber attack on Sony Pictures blamed on North Korea was a serious national security matter and the Obama administration is considering a proportional response. White House spokesman Josh Earnest told reporters the attack ...Sony cyberattack: what is Oba […]
- Panel finds Secret Service leadership lacking - Fox News December 19, 2014Fox NewsPanel finds Secret Service leadership lackingFox NewsNov. 29, 2014: U.S. Secret Service police officers monitor the outside area while U.S. President Barack Obama and his daughters shop at Politics and Prose bookstore in Washington. (Reuters). WASHINGTON – An independent panel appointed to investigate ...Secret Service needs outside leadership to dri […]
- Two Of Colorado's Neighbors Sue State Over Marijuana Law - Public Radio Tulsa December 19, 2014Public Radio TulsaTwo Of Colorado's Neighbors Sue State Over Marijuana LawPublic Radio TulsaNebraska and Oklahoma say Colorado's marijuana law is unconstitutional, in a challenge to the law in the Supreme Court. Earlier this month, visitors from Texas smell marijuana at the Breckenridge Cannabis Club. Brennan Linsley AP. Saying that Colorado's […]
- Key Profumo Scandal Figure Mandy Rice-Davies Dies - ABC News December 19, 2014The IndependentKey Profumo Scandal Figure Mandy Rice-Davies DiesABC NewsMandy Rice-Davies, a key figure in the "Profumo Affair," a scandal of sex and politics that rocked Cold War Britain, has died. She was 70. Her PR firm, Hackford Jones, said Friday that Rice-Davies died Thursday evening "after a short battle with cancer.".Mandy Rice-Da […]
- Boston bombing suspect seen for the first time since 2013 - USA TODAY December 18, 2014USA TODAYBoston bombing suspect seen for the first time since 2013USA TODAYCorrections and clarifications: An earlier version of this story indicated an MIT security officer was killed during the Boston manhunt. The victim was an MIT police officer. BOSTON — A tense court hearing with the first public appearance by the Boston ...and more »
- UN chief, visiting Ebola countries, urges respect for health rules - Reuters December 19, 2014ReutersUN chief, visiting Ebola countries, urges respect for health rulesReutersMONROVIA (Reuters) - U.N. Secretary General Ban Ki-moon, starting a visit to Ebola-hit countries in West Africa, urged local communities to strictly follow health regulations in the face of signs that traditional funerals are still spreading the disease. Ban arrived ...Sierra Leo […]
- Women could serve in close combat roles by 2016, UK military says - CNN December 19, 2014Daily MailWomen could serve in close combat roles by 2016, UK military saysCNN(CNN) -- Women in Britain's armed forces could be allowed to fight in front line combat roles for the first time by 2016, the Ministry of Defence said Friday, as it published a review into how this would impact troops on the ground. According to the ministry, the ...Women […]