Phyllis Gould, WWII Defense Worker Who Fought To Honor Rosie The Riveter Dies, At 99Phyllis Gould, one of the millions of women who worked in defense plants in World War II and who later relentlessly fought for recognition of those “Rosie the Riveters,” has died. She was 99.
NCAA: Jones And 3-Pointers Key No. 1 Stanford Over Cowgirls 73-62, Advance To Sweet 16Stanford unleashed another barrage of 3-pointers as the overall No. 1 seed in the NCAA Tournament booked yet another trip to the Sweet 16 with a 73-62 win over No. 8 Oklahoma State on Tuesday night.
COVID Vaccines: Women Reporting Worse Side Effects Than Men In CDC StudyThe Centers for Disease Control and Prevention released the results of a study that examined that first 13.7-million people to receive the vaccine and found that women experienced worse side effects than men.
Google To Pay $2.6 Million To Settle Allegations Of Discrimination Against Asians, WomenGoogle will pay $2.6 million to more than 5,500 employees and past job applicants to resolve allegations that the internet giant discriminated against female engineers and Asians in California and Washington state.
Remembering How Women's Fight To Vote Changed History On 100th Anniversary Of 19th AmendmentWednesday marked the 100th anniversary of the 19th Amendment and the end of the struggle to secure the right to vote for women. In many ways. it was a second Revolutionary War and it may have changed this country just as profoundly as the first.
Pelosi Poses With House Democratic Women In White To Honor SuffragettesBay Area Democratic women in Congress posed front and center for a photo-op wearing white on Tuesday, just before President Trump's State of the Union Address.
Meet Kimberly Caccavo, Co-Author of 'Graced by Grit'Co-author Kimberly Caccavo talks to Bay Area Focus about her new book, 'Graced by Grit, the Entrepreneurial Woman's Guide to Starting a Business with Power, Passion and Purpose.'
Chase X Essence Presents Currency Converstions To Raise Financial LiteracyJP Morgan Chase's La Sandra Hunt and Kimberly Nash talk to Black Renaissance about the next in a series of Currency Conversations to help woman raise their financial literacy.
Critics Say Just One Woman On Forbes List Of '100 Most Innovative Leaders' Sends Wrong MessageForbes' annual list of the 100 Most Innovative Leaders in the business world is generating an unexpected buzz and backlash after the magazine selected 99 men and just one woman.
Part & Parcel Brings Women Plus Size Fashion That Finally FitsPart & Parcel CEO Lauren Haber Jonas talks to Bay Area Focus about her new apparel company that brings women plus-size fashion that finally fits.
Rep. Jackie Speier: Women Are 'Being Depicted As Chattel' In Abortion DebateRep. Jackie Speier (D-San Mateo) said Tuesday that women are being portrayed as property in states that have passed legislation restricting abortions.
SF City Attorney Sues Trump Administration To Protect Health Care For Women, LGBTQ CommunitySan Francisco City Attorney Dennis Herrera on Thursday filed a lawsuit against the Trump administration over a new federal rule that would allow health care staff to refuse to provide medical treatment.
Harris Says She's Open To All-Female 2020 TicketIt wasn't a pledge or a promise, but Kamala Harris on Friday heartily embraced the idea of choosing a female vice president.
PETA Billboard Says You Can't Be A Feminist If You Eat EggsA billboard with a strange message connecting feminists, eggs, and animal rights is turning heads in the South Bay, but turning some women off.
California Law Requiring Women On Company Boards Spotlights Deep ChallengesCalifornia's new law requiring companies to include women on their boards of directors may not survive widely expected legal challenges but it has already spotlighted the entrenched practices and barriers that have helped keep women out of boardrooms.