To mark International Women’s Day, hundreds came to together for a joint women’s and sex worker strike in central London.
A new film uncovers the extraordinary career of Hollywood icon Hedy Lamarr, from escaping Nazi Germany to pioneering wireless technology.
Pro skater and model Stefani Nurding is using her unique set of skills to shake up a male-dominated industry.
Fatimah Asghar and Sam Bailey discuss their web series tackling love and friendship in Chicago's artistic and queer communities.
Roller derby has made its way to Beirut and slammed down with an intentional thud. These women aren’t just pioneers: they’re the architects of a new future.
A week on from the Women’s Marches across the globe, here are five things you can do every day for the rest of your life to promote gender equality.
With songs about slut-shaming and body positivity, Reykjavik's punkest hip-hop crew are finally putting the country's female rappers on the map.
A viral music video calls for gender equality and ridicules the absurd restrictions and male domination of women in the Middle East.
Photographer Karolin Klüppel immersed herself in the lives of young girls from the Khasi indigenous people, a society in north-east India where women and girls run the show.
The indigenous activists of Standing Rock, North Dakota, won a major victory on Sunday in their battle to halt the Dakota Access Pipeline. Huck met the activists holding fort at Standing Rock when the hope of victory was still a distant dream.
In the close confines of Palestinian life, a nascent street-racing scene is hurtling up and taking root.
Proud Women of Africa is a photo project by Julia Gunther that tells stories about the daily lives of remarkable women living or working in Africa.