equal rights


How Pakistani Women are Using IWD to Push for Peace with India

With International Women's Day falling amid threats of war, anti-violence themes have become a prominent part of equality demonstrations.


Is Northern Ireland Nearing a Gay Marriage Watershed?

With Stormont’s elections less than a month away, pressure for equal marriage rights is mounting.


We Sat with Iranian Protestor As She Fought to Display Her Banner at the Olympics

On Saturday, Darya Safai was hassled about her banner calling for equal rights for Iranian women at sports stadiums. On Monday, she and security officials reached a compromise.


Q&A: Robbie Rogers on the Supreme Court Legalizing Same-Sex Marriage

Robbie Rogers — the first openly, active gay athlete in North American sports team history — talks with VICE Sports about the landmark Supreme Court ruling.


Some Good LGBT Things That Happened in 2014

The situation for LGBT people can often feel bleak. Let's give ourselves a pat on the back for a change.


I Had an Arranged Marriage – But I'm Still a Feminist

I first met my future husband in a Travelodge. It was the best decision I ever made.


The Anatomy of a Men's Rights Activist

He will mansplain feminism to a biological female. Feminism is equality, he says, which is something he wants desperately. He’s tired of women running the show. He’s tired of being vilified for his sex.