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Czech Republic: Politics remains a male domain

Czech Republic: Politics remains a male domain

Although nearly one hundred years have passed since women gained the right to vote, their representation in Czech politics remains low and has hardly increased. Are women less interested in politics? Are they less qualified or competent than their male counterparts? Or is it that women face hidden obstacles, a form of glass ceiling?

“#ausnahmslos” – Translations

“#ausnahmslos” – Translations

“#ausnahmslos” is an initiative launched by feminists after the attacks on women in Cologne on New Year’s Eve. We translated the text into several languages

Distorted notions about rape – attitudes of Czech society

Distorted notions about rape – attitudes of Czech society

Was she walking alone through dark and isolated street late at night? Was she dressed provocatively? Was she drunk? Was she flirting? Is she known for having many sexual partners in the past? “Then she was asking for it”, thinks one third of Czech society.

Were they all hard-core feminists? Like…Do they really hate men?

Were they all hard-core feminists? Like…Do they really hate men?

The idea of feminism continues to be met by a lack of awareness and understanding. Why else would a friend of our author ask her if feminists hate men?

Young European Feminists AGORA: A Great Success!

Young European Feminists AGORA: A Great Success!

Our author just returned from one of the best trips of her life: to the Young Feminist Agora organised by the European Women’s Lobby. One of her learnings: No woman is ever alone!

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