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Ivan Levingston / Bloomberg
Virtually all taxi drivers everywhere are men. But growing numbers of women drivers are trying to change that.
Additional Sources: Resetting Tech Culture
Kelly Dittmar and Glynda C. Carr / Politico
Black women are making history and not just at the presidential level this year. With the last state primaries before November 3rd held last week, the Center for American Women and Politics reports that a record number of Black women will also be major-party nominees for the House of Representatives this year.
The 3,150 men starting nursing courses this year was the highest number ever and represented a 30% rise from last year.
Justin McCurry / The Guardian
“Women make up half of Japan’s population and 40% of the LDP [Liberal Democratic Party] grassroots membership. If women do not have a place to discuss policies they want enacted, Japan’s democracy cannot help but be biased.”