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.
- Gunman kills 3 Americans at Kabul hospital - Businessweek April 24, 2014Toronto SunGunman kills 3 Americans at Kabul hospitalBusinessweekKABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Three Americans — a pediatrician and a father and son — were killed by an Afghan government security officer at a hospital Thursday, the latest in a series of attacks on foreign civilians that has rattled aid workers, contractors and ...3 Americans Are Killed by Guard […]
- Cliven Bundys first and last rodeo - Politico April 24, 2014PoliticoCliven Bundys first and last rodeoPoliticoIt can happen to anyone, right? You rally behind a guy and his anti-government cause, and suddenly he's spewing racist bile and boy, does it splash on your face. Well, actually, it can't happen to just anyone. It didn't even happen to most people. It happened ...Rebellious Nevada rancher's […]
- Russia Calls on US to Force an End to Ukrainian Crackdown - Voice of America April 24, 2014Getty ImagesRussia Calls on US to Force an End to Ukrainian CrackdownVoice of AmericaRussia is calling on the United States to force Ukraine to halt its ongoing military crackdown on armed pro-Russian separatists who are occupying buildings in eastern Ukraine. Separately, at the United Nations, diplomats say Russia has recalled its ...Poll: Vast majority of […]
- Catch up: All the news you missed today - USA TODAY April 24, 2014USA TODAYCatch up: All the news you missed todayUSA TODAYFDA proposes historic rules on e-cigarettes. They've soared in popularity, and now the U.S. government is having its say over the regulation of electronic cigarettes. The FDA is banning the sale of e-cigarettes to minors -- but flavors such as chocolate or ...FDA proposes new regulations of e-ciga […]
- Netanyahu: Mideast peace talks 'essentially buried' if Hamas-Fatah deal stands - Fox News April 24, 2014National PostNetanyahu: Mideast peace talks 'essentially buried' if Hamas-Fatah deal standsFox NewsIsraeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu declared Thursday that a new agreement between rival Palestinian factions Hamas and Fatah is "killing peace," even as U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry voiced hope that talks could be salvaged. The […]
- Yanks' Pineda suspended 10 games - MiamiHerald.com April 24, 2014Washington PostYanks' Pineda suspended 10 gamesMiamiHerald.comNew York, NY (SportsNetwork.com) - Major League Baseball issued a 10-game suspension to New York Yankees pitcher Michael Pineda on Thursday. Pineda was ejected from Wednesday's game against the Boston Red Sox for using an illegal substance.Yankees' Michael Pineda uses pine tar again […]
- 2 suspects in custody after shelter-in-place ordered at Naval Base Point Loma - Fox News April 24, 2014ABC News2 suspects in custody after shelter-in-place ordered at Naval Base Point LomaFox NewsTwo suspects were reportedly in custody after a shelter-in-place order was issued Thursday at San Diego's Naval Base Point Loma after an earlier report of a person seen with a gun. It is unclear if those in custody were connected to the report, but officials ... […]
- Tech Companies Agree To Settle Wage Suit - Wall Street Journal April 24, 2014The GuardianTech Companies Agree To Settle Wage SuitWall Street JournalTop Google Inc. executives won't have to explain to a jury why emails were sent to an irate Steve Jobs at Apple Inc. promising not to recruit his employees. Four big Silicon Valley technology companies agreed Thursday to settle a lawsuit in which 64,000 ...Apple, Google agree to sett […]
- CDC: Vaccines given over 20 years prevented 731700 premature deaths - Los Angeles Times April 24, 2014ForbesCDC: Vaccines given over 20 years prevented 731700 premature deathsLos Angeles TimesHow much are childhood vaccines worth to America? Nearly $1.7 trillion, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. That dollar figure represents the net savings of 20 years' worth of vaccines administered to American children born ...20-year immun […]
- Michelle Obama reschedules visit to Kansas school after protests - New York Daily News April 24, 2014New York Daily NewsMichelle Obama reschedules visit to Kansas school after protestsNew York Daily NewsThe first lady had been slated to speak at the combined graduation ceremony for several Topeka, Kan., schools. But after protests, she will now speak at a 'senior recognition day' event. THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. Thursday, April 24, 2014, 4:33 PM. A; A […]