Some of the information we need to make sense of a complex world is missing.
By Joel Simon
A Colombian journalist recounts the rape that led to her activism.
By Jineth Bedoya Lima
Surprising insights come from engaging the militant group as a single, female, non-Muslim journalist.
By Alessandria Masi
Female journalists are subject to severe abuse online. Who is behind it?
By Elisabeth Witchel
Gender-specific security training is increasingly viewed as essential.
By Karen Coates
A gay photographer finds that his identity opens doors, even as it could bring danger.
By Jake Naughton
The perils of being a transgender journalist.
By Jessica Jerreat
A personal column leads to death threats, foreshadowing online harassment-and a plan to fight back.
By Michelle Ferrier
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Fighters lie to a young female reporter. Women are more open, but only children tell the truth.
By Erin Banco
How policymakers can help reduce gender-based threats.
By Dunja Mijatović
What should journalists do when they are threatened or attacked online?
By Courtney C. Radsch
Four women campaign for justice in the disappearance, killing, or imprisonment of journalists.
By María Salazar-Ferro
Journalism is vital to bringing justice to survivors of sexual violence.
By Kerry Paterson
The case of a prominent investigative reporter in Azerbaijan.
By Arzu Geybullayeva
The role of female journalists in China is growing, but women are still discriminated against.
By Yaqiu Wang
Female journalists forced to flee Libya cover the country from abroad
By Preethi Nallu
In the news industry, a leader needs all the tools she can muster.
By Kathleen Carroll
Top photo: Jordan TV journalist Nepal Farsakh reacts after Israeli security forces spray her face with pepper gas on July 2, 2015, as she was covering a demonstration by Palestinians on a road leading to the Adam settlement, near the West Bank village of Jabba. (Abbas Momani, AFP/Courtesy of Getty Images)
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