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Mike DeNardo
May 01, 2020 - 1:42 pm
While students are learning online from home due to the coronavirus pandemic, the School District of Philadelphia is working to allow them to hide their gender identities from their parents. Read more here.
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Democratic presidential candidates Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., a1nd Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., talk Tuesday, Jan. 14, 2020, after a Democratic presidential primary debate in Des Moines, Iowa., as businessman Tom Steyer looks on.
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AP News
January 15, 2020 - 9:24 am
Elizabeth Warren made a forceful case for a female president and stood behind her accusation suggesting sexism by progressive rival Bernie Sanders in a Democratic debate that raised gender as a key issue in the sprint to Iowa's presidential caucuses. Read more here.
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In this Dec. 4, 2019, file photo commuters pass through the World Trade Center in New York. A study by a U.S. agency has found that facial recognition technology often performs unevenly based on a person's race, gender or age.
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AP News
December 19, 2019 - 4:31 pm
A study by a U.S. agency has found that facial recognition technology often performs unevenly based on a person's race, gender or age.
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This week's panel includes Daddy University's Joel Austin, Tildie's Toybox owner Michelle Gillen-Doobrajh, and psychologist Rory Cohen.
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Flashpoint
December 15, 2019 - 8:55 am
This week on Flashpoint: Host and KYW Community Affairs reporter Cherri Gregg asks the burning questions about gender-neutral parenting. Read more here.
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This image released by FX shows Billy Porter in a scene from "Pose."
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AP News
November 07, 2019 - 11:16 am
"Pose" and "Batwoman" are among the shows contributing to a surge in LGBTQ and gender inclusiveness on television, according to a new study by the advocacy group GLAAD.
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The Women on Boards report was released at the Forum of Executive Women leadership breakfast.
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Hadas Kuznits
October 17, 2019 - 12:27 pm
A new report released Thursday morning at the annual Forum of Executive Women leadership breakfast indicates that gender equality is lacking at the executive level of Philadelphia's top 100 companies.
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REAL ID is now available in Pennsylvania.
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Mark Abrams
July 31, 2019 - 4:59 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — PennDOT is planning to offer Pennsylvanians a gender-neutral option on driver's licenses within a year. PennDOT spokeswoman Erin Waters-Trasatt said state officials have been monitoring the issue and recently decided to move forward as more and more states have issued...
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Cherri Gregg
June 25, 2019 - 2:05 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Philadelphia Police Department announced a new policy Tuesday that will guide interactions with transgender and non-binary individuals while in police custody. During a press conference at City Hall, city officials explained the new Directive 4.15 , which requires...
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Female gender stereotype
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June 14, 2019 - 1:28 pm
LONDON (AP) — Hapless husbands and housework-burdened moms were being banished from British advertising, as a crackdown on "harmful" gender stereotypes came into force Friday. Under new rules, advertisements must not include "gender stereotypes which are likely to cause harm or serious or...
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Dreamstime
March 15, 2019 - 3:45 am
KYW Newsradio’s Medical Reports are sponsored by Independence Blue Cross. By Dr. Brian McDonough, Medical Editor PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — It is a question that comes up again and again: Who has more empathy, a man or a woman? Or is there no relationship to sex at all when it comes to empathy...
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