Bot to help Financial Times quote more women - NewsMavens

Bot to help Financial Times quote more women

Claudia Ciobanu
Claudia CiobanuNewsMavens, Central & Eastern Europe

The Financial Times, an influential paper read by the world's most powerful, has finally realized it was quoting women too rarely. So it's now introducing a bot to raise an alarm if too few women are quoted in an article. 

Uproar in Ireland after teen's underwear used in rape trial - NewsMavens

Uproar in Ireland after teen's underwear used in rape trial

Ireland's parliament was addressed by a female MP who showed them thong underwear, exclaiming: "It might seem embarrassing to show a pair of thongs here... how do you think a rape victim or a woman feels at...her underwear being shown in a court?"

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