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Fraternities and sororities sue Harvard over single-sex rule

World / Social Issues Dec 4, 2018

Fraternities and sororities sue Harvard over single-sex rule

Several national fraternities and sororities sued Harvard University on Monday over a 2016 rule that discourages students from joining single-gender social clubs, marking the first legal challenge to the school's policy. Two fraternities and two sororities filed a lawsuit in Boston's federal court, while another ...

Women taking on more front-line roles in Japan's military

National / Social Issues Oct 18, 2018

Women taking on more front-line roles in Japan's military

A growing number of women in the Self-Defense Forces are entering formerly male-dominated fields, with one recently becoming the country's first-ever female fighter pilot. "I want to become a full-fledged pilot, no different from men," 1st Lt. Misa Matsushima of the Air Self-Defense Force told ...