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.
- 'Feminist Christmas': World reacts to Clinton's Democratic convention - CNN July 29, 2016CNN'Feminist Christmas': World reacts to Clinton's Democratic conventionCNN(CNN) Hillary Clinton made history on Thursday when she became the first woman to accept the Democratic nomination for U.S. President, saying the "world is watching" the upcoming election. In contrast to her rival Donald Trump who promised ...Clinton Makes His […]
- 2 San Diego police officers shot, one fatally, in traffic stop; suspect held - Los Angeles Times July 29, 2016Los Angeles Times2 San Diego police officers shot, one fatally, in traffic stop; suspect heldLos Angeles TimesTwo San Diego police officers were shot, one of them fatally, during a traffic stop late Thursday night in the Southcrest neighborhood, police said. The names and tenures of the male officers, both part of the department's gang suppression unit, […]
- The Latest: Death Camp Survivor Pleased by Pope's Visit - New York Times July 29, 2016NewsweekThe Latest: Death Camp Survivor Pleased by Pope's VisitNew York TimesA survivor of the German Nazi death camp of Auschwitz-Birkenau says it was good that Pope Francis has visited the site. Francis visited on Friday and met 11 of the camp's dwindling number of survivors. Lidia Maksymowicz, 75, said on Polish TVN it was a ...World Youth Day: […]
- DC Metro Train Derails In Virginia, Two Passengers Injured - Daily Caller July 29, 2016Washington PostDC Metro Train Derails In Virginia, Two Passengers InjuredDaily CallerA D.C. Metro train derailed outside the East Falls Church station in Virginia Friday morning, causing two minor injuries. Authorities closed the East Falls Chruch station and unloaded 75 passengers to the platform. Service is completely cut off on the ...1 passenger injured […]
- U.S. Economy Grew Less-Than-Forecast 1.2% in Second Quarter - Bloomberg July 29, 2016BloombergU.S. Economy Grew Less-Than-Forecast 1.2% in Second QuarterBloombergThe U.S. economy expanded less than forecast in the second quarter after a weaker start to the year than previously estimated as companies slimmed down inventories and remained wary of investing amid shaky global demand. Gross domestic product rose ...US GDP Grew at a Disappointing […]
- Exxon Mobil profit misses expectations; stock slides - Reuters July 29, 2016ReutersExxon Mobil profit misses expectations; stock slidesReutersHOUSTON Exxon Mobil Corp, the world's largest publicly traded oil producer, posted a lower-than-expected quarterly profit on Friday due to weak crude prices and refining income, reflecting the broad malaise in the energy sector. Net income slumped to ...Exxon Misses Profit, Output Estimat […]
- Former British judo champion jailed for attempting to smuggle Albanian asylum seekers into UK - The Independent July 29, 2016The IndependentFormer British judo champion jailed for attempting to smuggle Albanian asylum seekers into UKThe IndependentA former judo champion who represented Great Britain has been jailed for attempting to smuggle Albanian migrants into the UK. Robert Stilwell, 33, and 35-year-old Mark Stribling were jailed for more than four years at Maidstone Crown Cou […]
- Eagles sign Sproles to one-year contract extension - NFL.com July 29, 2016FOXSports.comEagles sign Sproles to one-year contract extensionNFL.comThe Philadelphia Eagles announced Friday they agreed to a one-year contract extension that will keep the running back in town through 2017. NFL Media Insider Ian Rapoport reported that the added year is worth $4.5 million, per a source. The sides have ...Eagles sign Darren Sproles to one-y […]
- Badass Swedish Cop Takes Down Pickpocket While Sunbathing - TIME July 29, 2016TIMEBadass Swedish Cop Takes Down Pickpocket While SunbathingTIMEA pickpocket made the unwise decision to try to steal from a group of off-duty police officers, and the result was brilliantly captured in a viral Instagram picture shared by the Swedish police officer Mikaela Kellner, who tackled the rogue in her ...Bikini-clad Swedish policewoman 'stops […]
- After charges dropped, mystery of Levy's death unresolved - STLtoday.com July 29, 2016STLtoday.comAfter charges dropped, mystery of Levy's death unresolvedSTLtoday.comFILE -- In this April 22, 2009 file photo, Ingmar Guandique is escorted from the Violent Crimes Unit by police in Washington. Prosecutors have dropped murder charges against Guandique who is awaiting new trial in Chandra Levy case. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn ...Why prosecutors dro […]