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4 women, 4 countries, 4 looks at life during a pandemic

Snapshots from Massachusetts to Buenos Aires, from Taipei to an island off the coast of Scotland

A screaming toddler, no privacy and gratitude: 30 days in the world’s longest lockdown

I spent Italy’s strict lockdown with my toddler, husband, mother and a non-relative

Women in Mexico were mobilizing like never before against gender-based violence. Then the pandemic hit.

The shutdown has placed yet another obstacle in the path of women seeking justice

Americans abroad faced a choice: Come home or stay put for an ‘indefinite period.’ These women stayed.

‘It’s pretty scary to be this far away from our loved ones’

Warrior sisters, a secret agent, the world’s first author: 4 women from history you should know

We hope you’ll dig into their stories — and remember their names

She’s 14 and living in Milan. Here’s what a coronavirus lockdown is like.

Italy’s coronavirus response is the most extreme by a Western country so far

This International Women’s Day, read 10 empowering stories from around the globe

Meet a Hong Kong protester, an Australian woman fostering possums and more

African countries are trying to liberalize their abortion laws. Trump’s ‘global gag rule’ is making that difficult.

Activists say the policy has forced some countries to take a step backward

Australia’s wildfires ravaged natural habitats. This woman helped by taking in 14 possums.

More than a billion animals have been affected or killed in the fires

A Hindu priest insulted menstruating women who cook. So these women threw a ‘period feast.’

He said women on their period who cook will be reborn as dogs