NATO is working to improve gender balance within the organization -"This is not only the right thing to do but also the smart thing to do" – @gottemoeller

Map. History of Women conflict

21 January 2018
Bernie Sanders: Sen. Franken has said that he will be making an announcement about his political future tomorrow. The right thing is for him to resign.
Sen Dianne Feinstein: It's clear the American people don't look lightly on these kinds of actions, no matter who they're committed by, and the number of complaints against Senator Franken is a concern. I think resignation is the right thing for him to do.
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@SenatorBurr then raises concerns that innocent people could suffer - draws link to wave of sexual harassment allegations
@TomPerez: Sen. Al Franken should step down. Everyone must share the responsibility of building a culture of trust and respect for women in every industry and workplace, and that includes our party.
Sen. Bob Casey becomes first male senator to call for Franken to step down. Total count is eight.
Sen Kamala Harris D-CA calls for Franken to resign
Another woman, a former Democratic aide, says Sen Al Franken tried to forcibly kiss her in 2006.
NATO is working to improve gender balance within the organization -"This is not only the right thing to do but also the smart thing to do" – @gottemoeller
@IvankaTrump: Per @CommerceGov Women In STEM update Computer Science has become much more male dominated over the past 6 years with men more than 2x as likely as women to have countryside degrees (despite the fact that women earn 23% more in STEM jobs than elsewhere).
EU High Representative @FedericaMog says people were skeptical NATO and EU would truly improve their practical cooperation after years of unfulfilled promises. She and @jensstoltenberg are announcing a new list of common tasks, their second such list, including on hybrid threats and women's issue
Longest-serving member of US Congress Conyers retires after sex harassment claims
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Liberal MP accuses Conservative MP James Bezan of making comments that were "humiliating" and "sexual in nature." Sherry Romanado made allegations in House of Commons. Earlier, Bezan rose in House to apologize for unspecified remarks.
White House says Trump spoke to republican Alabama senate candidate Roy Moore by phone and endorsed his campaign
President Donald Trump endorses Alabama GOP Senate candidate Roy Moore, who has been accused of sexual misconduct
Metropolitan Opera says it's suspending famed conductor James Levine over multiple allegations of sexual misconduct "that took place from the 1960's to the 1980's"
A New Group Of Female Fighters Have Graduated Şehîd Şîlan Academy, From Aleppo's Afrin, And Joined The YPJ
Minors Rescued from FGM: a trio in Kajiado have been rescued from FGM and early marriages. They have found safety at a safe house in Kajiado
Lawyer for Rep. John Conyers speaks as House colleagues call on him to resign; "he is indicating he has not sexually harassed anyone"
Rep. Blake Farenthold is the only sitting House member since 2013 to have used a little-known congressional account to pay for a sexual harassment claim, CBS News confirms
@RepMaxineWaters: Roy Moore is a liar, a pedophile, a sex predator, and apparently Trump's kind of Senator. He claims not to know any of the women that he violated when they were girls, but no credible person would believe that many women would come forward because they have nothing better to do.
Rep. @MarshaBlackburn 'Completely disgusted' by taxpayer-funded sexual harassment settlements, aims to ID offenders and shut down hush fund
"The brave women who came forward are owed justice," Pelosi says upon calling for Conyers' resignation
Matt Lauer apologizes after firing: "There is enough truth in these stories to make me feel embarrassed and ashamed."
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CNN has fired Teddy Davis, the senior producer of its Sunday talk show "State of the Union" over allegations of inappropriate behavior.
In the closed-door Democratic caucus today, Rep. Linda Sanchez complained re: sexual harassment that elected members shouldn't "be held to a higher standard" than others.
[email protected]: Like many Americans, I'm troubled by the reports of sexual harassment and inappropriate behavior in the workplace. It's rocking Capitol Hill as well as elsewhere around the country. This is not who we are. We can and we must do better.
UK Ambassador to Somalia appeals for unity against gender based violence
Lithuania's president Dalia @Grybauskaite_LT says women need to be more confident they can do more because they already do more. As women leaders discuss how to get more women into politics at WPL summit1 month ago
Lithuania's president Dalia @Grybauskaite_LT says "women need to be more confident" they can do more "because they already do more". As women leaders discuss how to get more women into politics at WPL summit
Full statement on firing of @MLauer from @NBCNews Chairman Andy Lack.
Matt Lauer fired over alleged inappropriate behavior