More DW Blogs DW.COM

Women Talk Online

A forum for women to talk to women

Search Results for Tag: men

Can’t find a husband? So buy one

Suzanne Heintz got tired of being asked by family and friends when she would get married. Through her art she created a special kind of family. DW takes a look at Heintz’s quirky “Playing House” project.

Date

26.11.2018 | 14:54

Share

Feedback

Write a Comment

Elderly women do more housework – and suffer for it

Elderly women do nearly five hours of housework per day on average. Men do closer to three. That difference is bad for women’s health, and it’s important to think about as baby boomers retire.

Date

20.01.2018 | 14:57

Share

Feedback

Write a Comment

Sorry, not sorry

As a journalist, you sometimes spend an inordinate amount of time chasing stories.

No actually, let me rephrase that: you spend an inordinate amount of time chasing people whose quotes will hopefully flesh out the story for which your editor is breathing down your neck.

Date

03.09.2017 | 20:03

Share

Feedback

Write a Comment

The Cost of Being a Woman

Experts say that a lot still needs to be done to make women feel safe in the country

The clock strikes 8:30 in the morning. You are already running late for work so you rush out into the streets. As you walk down, a group of men start catcalling you and one of them whistles slyly.

Date

06.02.2017 | 10:09

Share

Feedback

Write a Comment

“Women should be obedient!”

© picture-alliance/dpa/M. Gambarini

© picture-alliance/dpa/M. Gambarini

Some questions need to be answered with reason not with fury. But some men just punish women when they question them about the respect they ought to get – the respect, a mother should have taught her sons. But if they do not teach this to their sons, they as women (mothers) betray other women (wives/daughter-in-laws).

Date

12.12.2015 | 11:51

Share

Feedback

Write a Comment

Why fighting human trafficking is not easy

Human trafficking

Copyright: picture-alliance/Erik Schottstaedt

“Often trafficking victims don’t even know that there is a label to describe what happened to them,” says Luis CdeBaca Ambassador-at-Large to Monitor and Combat Trafficking in Persons from the US State Department.

Date

08.08.2014 | 15:00

Share

Feedback

Write a Comment

‘Let the men eat first’

0,,16337683_101,00

I am sick and tired of this, sick to death, sick to the bones of listening to statements that would in any way treat women ignominiously or as lesser creatures than men.

Date

10.06.2014 | 14:41

Share

Feedback

Write a Comment