NewsMavens
Newsmavens is a media start-up within Gazeta Wyborcza, Poland's largest liberal broadsheet published by Agora S.A. Newsmavens is currently financed by Gazeta Wyborcza and Google DNI Fund. Gazeta Wyborcza, Agora SA Czerska 8/10
00-732, Warsaw
Poland
Core team_
Zuzanna Ziomecka
Zuzanna Ziomecka EDITOR IN CHIEF
Lea Berriault-Jauvin
Lea Berriault Managing Editor
OUR CONTRIBUTORS
Christine Tragler

Christine Tragler

Der Standard, Austria

c.tragler@newsmavens.com
Backward momentum -- politicians propose withdrawing free childcare

Backward momentum -- politicians propose withdrawing free childcare

Christine Tragler recommended by Christine Tragler Der Standard, Austria
In Upper Austria, the ÖVP and the FPÖ seem to believe that withdrawing free afternoon childcare will solve all of Austria's educational and social problems in one go. 
20 Nov 2017 Austria
Austrian president blocks far-right politicians from key positions

Austrian president blocks far-right politicians from key positions

Christine Tragler recommended by Christine Tragler Der Standard, Austria
The Federal President has never been an enthusiast of the of Freedom Party (FPÖ). Recently, he named particular FPÖ politicians, whom he considers unfit for ministerial offices. And he is sticking to his guns.
17 Nov 2017 Austria
Electric shocks for China's homosexuals

Electric shocks for China's homosexuals

Christine Tragler recommended by Christine Tragler Der Standard, Austria
China’s one-child policy might have contributed to the resentment families feel towards homosexual children. "People are under pressure to present a grandchild to their parents -- preferably male," says Human Rights Watch researcher Maya Wang.
16 Nov 2017 Austria
Behold the first headscarf emoji

Behold the first headscarf emoji

Christine Tragler recommended by Christine Tragler Der Standard, Austria
There was no emoji with a headscarf until a few days ago, when Viennese schoolgirl Rayouf Alhumedhi decided to bring more diversity into the world of tiny smiling icons.
15 Nov 2017 Austria
Austria could officially recognize the third sex 

Austria could officially recognize the third sex 

Christine Tragler recommended by Christine Tragler Der Standard, Austria
The Austrian Constitutional Court has scheduled a decision for 2018. But the Social Democratic Party of Austria and the liberal party "Neos" don't want to wait that long.
14 Nov 2017 Austria
Bitch doctrine -- Laurie Penny on feminism and being an activist

Bitch doctrine -- Laurie Penny on feminism and being an activist

Christine Tragler recommended by Christine Tragler Der Standard, Austria
In her new book, Bitch Doctrine: Essays for Dissenting Adults, Laurie Penny explains why entitlement thinking leads to sexual violence. And why her patience with men as a "social phenomenon" is slowly running out.
13 Nov 2017 Austria
The threatening masculinity of outsiders

The threatening masculinity of outsiders

Christine Tragler recommended by Christine Tragler Der Standard, Austria
Rape and sexual violence in Austria are often addressed as problems caused by migration and refugees. In this way, parties use women's bodies for political ends.
10 Nov 2017 Austria
No silver bullet can end sexual violence in India

No silver bullet can end sexual violence in India

Christine Tragler recommended by Christine Tragler Der Standard, Austria
There has been a marked increase in European awareness of sexual violence in India. Pressure from outside and from within India has brought change, but not a solution.
9 Nov 2017 Austria
Will the Austrian far-right take center stage?

Will the Austrian far-right take center stage?

Christine Tragler recommended by Christine Tragler Der Standard, Austria
Are there ideological similarities between the winner of the recent elections, the Austrian People's Party (ÖVP), and the extreme far right Freedom Party of Austria (FPÖ)? As leaders discuss a coalition, we are about to find out. 
8 Nov 2017 Austria
Will women work less or more in an automated world?

Will women work less or more in an automated world?

Christine Tragler recommended by Christine Tragler Der Standard, Austria
The discourse on the future of work and working hours is very technology-driven, says labour sociologist Annika Schönauer. She questions whether everything that is technically possible should be implemented.
7 Nov 2017 Austria
The case of Peter Pilz

The case of Peter Pilz

Christine Tragler recommended by Christine Tragler Der Standard, Austria
Another high profile career has been undermined by allegations of sexual assault. This time the man in question is Peter Pilz, a Austrian MP and former member of the Green party who, since July 2017, has successfully led his own party.
6 Nov 2017 Austria
What sustainable strategies can men develop against sexism?

What sustainable strategies can men develop against sexism?

Christine Tragler recommended by Christine Tragler Der Standard, Austria
Nils Pickert, a feminist columnist and editor, demands more commitment from men. In his recent column, he urges them to reflect on their behavior and be frank with themselves. "Nobody should say: I didn't know, I had no idea. Nobody."
3 Nov 2017 Austria
Busting the myth of gender equal start-ups

Busting the myth of gender equal start-ups

Christine Tragler recommended by Christine Tragler Der Standard, Austria
Mathilde Ramadier explains why codetermination, flat hierarchies and equal rights are often just empty promises in the start-up world.
1 Nov 2017 Austria
The masterminds behind political Islam

The masterminds behind political Islam

Christine Tragler recommended by Christine Tragler Der Standard, Austria
Saïda Keller-Messahli, a writer and human rights activist, describes the close connections between the mosques in Austria, Switzerland and Germany and accuses authorities of being naive about the threat of jihadism.
27 Oct 2017 Austria
SIGN UP FOR THE NEWSMAVENS NEWSLETTER
Receive news recommendations from influential women editors
WITH FINANCIAL SUPPORT FROM:
SUPPORTED BY:
Google DNI Women in news World Editors Forum
STRATEGIC PARTNERS: