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    Tokyo Olympic golf course must give female members equal rights or lose event, says IOC
    Blog: NAWL News | Posted By: Kelsey Vuillemot | Released: February 27, 2017, 1:20 pm

    Justin McCurry writes, "The venue for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic golf tournament could have the event taken away unless it grants equal playing rights to female members, the International Committee (IOC) has warned.

    Kasumigaseki Country Club, a private golf course in Saitama prefecture, north-west of T

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    Moonlight editor Joi McMillon on making movies & history
    Blog: NAWL News | Posted By: Kelsey Vuillemot | Released: February 27, 2017, 1:18 pm

    Sesali Bowen writes, "The Oscars are nearly upon us again. To say the energy around Hollywood’s prom feels different this year would be an understatement. After coming under intense scrutiny for their blatant lack of diversity, the Academy Awards made some changes to their membership that appear to

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    Everyone likes flex time, but we punish women who use it
    Blog: NAWL News | Posted By: Kelsey Vuillemot | Released: February 27, 2017, 10:17 am

    David Burkus writes, "Offering flexible workplace schedules seems like a no-brainer. Work has become more flexible — tied less to specific times and places — and gender roles have changed. Letting employees shift their hours to accommodate hectic life schedules makes sense. Surveys show that flex ti

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    Time for a new gender-equality playbook
    Blog: NAWL News | Posted By: Kelsey Vuillemot | Released: February 27, 2017, 10:16 am

    From McKinsey & Company: "More than 75 percent of CEOs include gender equality in their top ten business priorities, but gender outcomes across the largest companies are not changing. Our research indicates, for example, that corporate America promotes men at 30 percent higher rates than women durin

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    This woman was the Navy's "hidden figure"
    Blog: NAWL News | Posted By: Kelsey Vuillemot | Released: February 27, 2017, 10:09 am

    Suzannah Weiss writes, "Soon after Hidden Figures was acknowledged with three Oscar nominations, a woman named Raye Montague spoke with Good Morning America about her own experience as a 'hidden figure' in the Navy, Yahoo reports. 'I'm known as the first person to design a ship using the

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