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Isabella L. Karle, chemist who helped reveal structure of molecules, dies at 95

She made incredible advances in science

Rep. Lois Frankel grew up in the 1950s. She’s resisted ‘pink and blue’ stereotypes ever since.

She came of age as the women’s movement heated up

A transgender candidate takes on Virginia’s ‘minister of private parts’

PERSPECTIVE | She doesn’t shy away from her identity

A bipartisan solution is needed for paid family leave in the United States

ANALYSIS | But there are many challenges

‘Strength and determination’: Inside a Haitian maternity clinic

PHOTO ESSAY | The country has one of the highest maternal mortality rates in the world

Why some people are criticizing Justin Trudeau for correcting a woman who said ‘mankind’

ANALYSIS | The Canadian prime minister prefers ‘peoplekind’

7 erotica artists on Instagram who fear getting deleted

‘It’s so precarious’

When people didn’t believe in Nellie Bly, she became a pioneer investigative reporter

‘BRAZEN’ | Excerpts from a forthcoming graphic novel highlighting women throughout history