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.
- Twin bombs kill at least 20 in Turkish capital Ankara - Reuters October 10, 2015ReutersTwin bombs kill at least 20 in Turkish capital AnkaraReutersANKARA Twin explosions outside the main train station in the Turkish capital Ankara killed at least 20 people on Saturday as hundreds gathered for a peace rally, in what government officials described as a terrorist attack. A Reuters reporter saw at ...Report: At least 10 killed in Ankara bom […]
- North Korea stages massive military parade, says ready to defend itself against US - CNN October 10, 2015The NationNorth Korea stages massive military parade, says ready to defend itself against USCNN(CNN) Presiding over a massive military parade in the nation's capital, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un said his country was "fully ready" to defend itself against any U.S. threat. In a carefully choreographed show of strength and celebration to mark […]
- Despite signs of Russia's Syria buildup, US seemed to be caught flat-footed - Washington Post October 10, 2015Washington PostDespite signs of Russia's Syria buildup, US seemed to be caught flat-footedWashington PostAmong the first clues that Russia was mobilizing for a military offensive in Syria were requests Moscow began making in mid-August for permission to cross other countries' territory with more and larger aircraft. “We were getting the word the Ru […]
- Two dead in Jerusalem as Palestinian-Israeli violence rages on - Reuters October 10, 2015ReutersTwo dead in Jerusalem as Palestinian-Israeli violence rages onReutersJERUSALEM Israeli security forces shot dead two Palestinians in East Jerusalem on Saturday, one of whom had stabbed two Israelis, police said, in a further wave of violence that has raised concerns about a new Palestinian uprising. Police said two ...Palestinian stabs 2 in Jerusalem […]
- Fatal shooting at Texas Southern University in Houston - Washington Post October 10, 2015Washington PostFatal shooting at Texas Southern University in HoustonWashington PostTexas Southern University was on lockdown much of the day Friday after a fatal shooting of a freshman at a campus apartment complex that also sent one person to the hospital. It was just the latest in a recent string of violent incidents at the campus ...Police: 1 dead, 1 wou […]
- After Boehner, House Hard-Liners Aim to Weaken Speaker's Clout - New York Times October 10, 2015The New YorkerAfter Boehner, House Hard-Liners Aim to Weaken Speaker's CloutNew York TimesWASHINGTON — As tension built in the House of Representatives in recent weeks, it was sometimes hard to know whom hard-line conservatives were gunning for more: President Obama or their own Republican speaker, John A. Boehner. As it turns out, ...Chorus of voices p […]
- Hillary Clinton Is About To Get Two Key Chances To Quiet Her Skeptics - Huffington Post October 10, 2015Huffington PostHillary Clinton Is About To Get Two Key Chances To Quiet Her SkepticsHuffington PostWASHINGTON -- The next two weeks will provide Hillary Clinton with two of her best chances yet to distinguish herself from her presidential primary opponents and put to rest lingering concern over the private email server she used while secretary of state.Clint […]
- Shia LaBeouf Arrested for Public Intoxication Outside of a Bar in Texas - E! Online October 10, 2015E! OnlineShia LaBeouf Arrested for Public Intoxication Outside of a Bar in TexasE! OnlineShia LaBeouf got himself into trouble again. E! News has learned that the actor was arrested tonight at around 7:30 p.m. outside of a bar on 6th Street in Austin, Texas, and charged with public intoxication. LaBeouf, who was in town for the Austin City ...Shia Labeouf Ar […]
- Portraits of some of the victims in the airstrike on hospital in Afghan city ... - Fox News October 10, 2015Fox NewsPortraits of some of the victims in the airstrike on hospital in Afghan city ...Fox NewsFILE - In this Saturday, Oct. 3, 2015 file photo, the Doctors Without Borders hospital is in flames in Kunduz, Afghanistan, after being hit by a U.S. airstrike. The attack, which killed a number of hospital staff and patients, was intended to back up ...Portraits […]
- Oregon Gunman Smiled, Then Fired, Student Says - New York Times October 9, 2015New York TimesOregon Gunman Smiled, Then Fired, Student SaysNew York TimesROSEBURG, Ore. — The gunman who killed nine people last week during a writing class here had an uncomfortable exchange with the teacher earlier in the week, one of the survivors of the shooting at Umpqua Community College said. The survivor, Tracy ...Oregon shooting survivor describes […]