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.
- The Latest on TV shooting: Station talks of killer's firing - Washington Post August 27, 2015NewsweekThe Latest on TV shooting: Station talks of killer's firingWashington PostROANOKE, Va. — The latest on the on-air killing of two TV station employees in Virginia (all times local): 3:15 p.m.. The disgruntled former reporter who killed a WDBJ-TV cameraman and another reporter had no confrontations with his ex-colleagues when ...Father of Virginia […]
- Truck of corpses, new shipwreck intensify Europe's migrant crisis - Reuters August 27, 2015ReutersTruck of corpses, new shipwreck intensify Europe's migrant crisisReutersPARNDORF, Austria As many as 50 corpses were found in a parked truck in Austria on Thursday, and another migrant boat sank off Libya, deepening a crisis that is overwhelming Europe and throwing up new tragedies by the day. The abandoned ...Discovery of up to 50 bodies in truc […]
- The mystery hidden in Hillary Clinton's sinking trustworthiness - Washington Post August 27, 2015ABC NewsThe mystery hidden in Hillary Clinton's sinking trustworthinessWashington PostLet's stipulate that Hillary Clinton's lead over her competitors is not what it once was, no matter how much some might try to wish that away. There are almost certainly a lot of reasons that this is the case, including that people have been getting to ...Pol […]
- Obama Speaks in New Orleans 10 Years After Katrina - NBCNews.com August 27, 2015NBCNews.comObama Speaks in New Orleans 10 Years After KatrinaNBCNews.comYears after then-presidential hopeful Barack Obama declared "America failed the people of New Orleans and the Gulf Coast", he returns to the city to hail Hurricane Katrina recovery efforts and highlight the region's resilience in the face of massive ...This Graphic Shows H […]
- Labor Board Says Contractors' Workers Can Bargain With Parent Company - New York Times August 27, 2015New York TimesLabor Board Says Contractors' Workers Can Bargain With Parent CompanyNew York TimesWASHINGTON — The National Labor Relations Board in Washington on Thursday made it substantially easier for unions to bargain for higher wages and benefits, opening the door for organized workers at fast-food chains and other franchises to negotiate ...Labor […]
- President Obama is right that guns kill more Americans than terrorism. So do ... - Washington Post August 27, 2015Washington PostPresident Obama is right that guns kill more Americans than terrorism. So do ...Washington PostIn an interview with a local television station in Philadelphia on Wednesday, President Obama drew a distinction between the effects of gun violence and terrorism. "What we know," he told ABC in an interview that will air Thursday, "is […]
- Student threatened to kill self, others at Miss. State University - Reuters August 27, 2015AL.comStudent threatened to kill self, others at Miss. State UniversityReutersA Mississippi State University student was arrested on Thursday after his threats to harm himself and others prompted alerts about an active shooter and a lockdown of the campus. The student was later determined not to have a gun, university president ...Mississippi State says susp […]
- Jury begins deliberations in New Hampshire prep school rape trial - Reuters August 27, 2015ReutersJury begins deliberations in New Hampshire prep school rape trialReutersCONCORD, N.H. The jury in the rape trial of a former student at an elite New Hampshire boarding school began deliberations on Thursday after hearing closing arguments focusing on whether he forced a 15-year-old classmate to have sex or whether she ...Deliberations begin in New Ham […]
- Evidence supports claim of Nazi 'gold train' discovery in Poland, officials say - CNN August 27, 2015CNNEvidence supports claim of Nazi 'gold train' discovery in Poland, officials sayCNN(CNN) The evidence behind a claim by treasure hunters in Poland to have found a legendary Nazi train packed with gold is strong enough that the government has been asked to investigate, local officials said. News of the two treasure hunters' supposed ...Polish […]
- Ex-NBA star Darryl Dawkins, aka 'Chocolate Thunder' dead at 58 - USA TODAY August 27, 2015USA TODAYEx-NBA star Darryl Dawkins, aka 'Chocolate Thunder' dead at 58USA TODAYDarryl Dawkins, whose backboard-shattering dunks earned him the moniker “Chocolate Thunder” and helped pave the way for breakaway rims, has died. He was 58. The Lehigh County, Pennsylvania coroner's office said Dawkins died Thursday morning at a ...RIP Chocolate Th […]