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# international women's day

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Column: Why is it cringeworthy to get behind a cause?
There seems to be a trend towards stigmatising protesters, writes columnist Lisa McInerney. What are we afraid of? The Bono effect?
Germany's biggest-selling daily abandons front page nudes
To mark International Women’s Day, Bild gives its female staff the day off – and decides to scrap its front-page topless models, something it’s only ever done a few times before.
Enda Kenny finds alternative photoshoot
Government photo opp was cancelled today – but Taoiseach still finds himself centrestage with pic to mark International Women’s Day.
Number of women directors increased by 20% during recession
Almost 100,000 women are now directors of Irish companies, an increase of almost 50 per cent in the past ten decade.
Column: Women and girls hold solution to extreme poverty
Gender equality is good for everyone, writes Bernadette Crawford, Equality Adviser for Concern Worldwide, on International Women’s Day.
Make a night out of International Women's Day
Check out a list of events designed to celebrate and debate IWD in Ireland this evening.
Female worker was told her pregnancy is 'a condition, not a f***ing illness'
The incident happened within the last month and has been revealed by the trade union UNITE to mark International Women’s Day.
Book of blank pages becomes surprise Amazon bestseller
The online retailer sells out of the novelty notebook, masquerading as an expose on what men worry about – other than sex.
Poll: Do we need an International Women's Day?
It’s the centenary of #IWD and Barack Obama has announced March 2011 as “Women’s History Month”: but do you think women need a special day dedicated to their issues at all?
Read Me: Equality for women has made progress - but not enough
Concern Worldwide workers write on International Women’s Day of the discrimination, violence, coerced sex and early marriage that doom many of the world’s little girls to a cruel future.
Ireland one of the top European countries for promoting women to senior financial positions
Ireland ranks second in Europe and 11th globally when it comes to promoting women to senior financial positions.
Watch M school James Bond for International Women's Day
“For someone with such a fondness for women, I wonder if you’ve ever considered what it might be like to be one?”