articles tagged "women"

At the Dark End of the Street

Thursday, 27 February 2014 | A Public Affair
Danielle McGuire

What impact did Rosa Parks have on black womanhood? Find out on this special Pledge Drive edition of A Public Affair! more »

Monday, December 4th — Z! plays women’s hip hop

Wednesday, 4 December 2013 | Access Hour

Z! produces a program on women in hip hop…Although women often go unnoticed in a lot of music genres, including hip hop, they are ever present and making incredible music. This show will highlight some of the up and coming and underground women in hip hop who have lots to say! more »

Reuters Poll Ranks Plight of Women in Middle East

Wednesday, 20 November 2013 | Salamat
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This week your host Sabi Atteyih plays from Abdel Halim Hafez’sThe Cup Reader.” Arab-American news updates include the “Burqa Bandit” in San Diego, Rashida Tlaib‘s run for Michigan state senate in 2014, Thomson Reuters Foundation’s survey on the state of women in the Middle East and an update on Damascus. Sabi also covers “Detroit Unleashed“, a film told from an Arab-American perspective that premiered at the Detroit Film Theater. more »

Women in the Workforce

Tuesday, 27 August 2013 | A Public Affair
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According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, out of the 534 jobs of the U.S. economy, women earn more than men in 7 of those jobs. This means that 99% of women earn less than their male counter-parts in the same job. On Tuesday August 27th, our host Carousel Bayrd had an in-depth conversation with former Attorney General Peggy Lautenschlager and Kathy Utley, founding president at Social Innovations for Women and Communities about women in the workforce and how it is impacting our society as a whole. more »

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