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Macron in Washington: After ‘bromance’, French leader tackles prickly issues

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Trump rolls out red carpet for Macron

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Daniela Vega blazes a trail for transgender rights

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Goma families terrorised by wave of child abductions

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May in France: Lucky flowers and building bridges

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Handshakes and private toilets: How Koreas' summit is planned to (media) perfection

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'Welcome to your new life (in prison)' Danish paper says to convicted killer Peter Madsen

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South African unions strike over proposed minimum wage

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A program about women who are reshaping our world. Join us every Friday at 4:40 pm Paris time and check out our Facebook page: FRANCE24.51percent.

Latest update : 2014-02-28

Madame Mayor?

In a historic first, two women are battling it out to become the next mayor of Paris. But what does it take to survive the rough and tumble of politics? We talk to a French expert whose job is to coach aspiring female politicians. Finally, we meet a group of exiled Syrian women journalists who are now in charge of an opposition radio station based in Turkey.

By Annette YOUNG

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2018-04-20 health

Harmful for your health: When gender bias affects medical diagnosis

In this edition, we take a look at how doctors are failing women when it comes to diagnosis, thanks to gender bias. We talk to Maya Dusenbery, journalist and author of 'Doing...

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2018-04-13 pornography

For her pleasure: Is 'feminist porn' a contradiction?

In this special edition, we head to LA where a small but growing number of filmmakers are starting to make porn which aims not to portray women in a degrading fashion. We talk to...

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2018-04-06 art

Being a single woman in India

In this edition, how India is dealing with a boom in single women, with an estimated 78 million of them. But while life might be looking up for those in the city, that is...

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2018-03-30 women

Raising little boys in the #MeToo era

In this edition, how do you raise children in the #MeToo era and is it physically possible to change views on gender at a young age? We talk to leading American neuroscientist...

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2018-03-23 France

The rise of artificial intelligence: How will it impact women’s jobs

In this edition, how dangerous is the rise of automation for women when it comes to job losses? We talk to Emma Martinho-Truswell who advises government bodies on the impact of...

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