Millions participate in International Women’s Day

Millions participate in International Women’s Day

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Chris Pratt: ‘My life is run by amazing women’

In honor of International Women’s Day, stars including Chris Pratt, Ben Mendelsohn and Clark Gregg talk about the women who inspire them. (March 8)

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Julianne Moore inspired by Beyonce

In honor of International Women’s Day, stars including Julianne Moore, Kelsea Ballerini and Morena Baccarin talk about the powerful women who inspire them. (March 8)

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In Russia, flower sales bloom for International Women’s Day

In the first week of March, crowds line the narrow petal-covered lanes of Moscow’s Rizhsky flower market. Employers from all over the Russian capital rush to the huge hall to buy flowers for their female employees that they will gift to them on March 8, International Women’s Day. A legacy of the Soviet era, March 8 is widely celebrated in Russia where it is a public holiday.

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R. Kelly in jail over child support; Jeopardy! host Alex Trebek announces he’s been diagnosed with pancreatic cancer; Annie Lennox teams up with Apple Music for International Women’s Day. (March 7)

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Yesterday On The Internet: Brands Remind Us How Much They Love Women (HBO)

Thursday March 8th is International Women’s Day, and thankfully brands are here to remind us all how much they do for women.

In honor of the special day, Mattel launched a new Barbie collection of inspiring women, including Amelia Earhart, Katherine Johnson, and Frida Kahlo, each molded in that body-positive style Mattel is known for. And in honor of the extraordinary accomplishments of women everywhere, McDonalds made the truly progressive move of flipping its iconic golden arches upside down.

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Here’s the latest for Thursday, March 8th: President announces steep tariffs; Former Trump campaign chief pleads not guilty; Northeast digging out; and a variety of events around the world mark International Women’s Day.

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International women’s day: Portrait of a boxer

Ahead of International Women’s Day, AFPTV is moving a series of portraits of women working in male-dominated professions. Carolina Rodriguez is a professional Chilean boxer who became world bantamweight champion in 2013. She recently took up training again after taking time off for the birth of her daughter.

International Women’s Day: Portrait of a mechanic

Ahead of International Women’s Day, AFPTV is moving a series of portraits of women working in male-dominated professions. Fatou Syllah and her cousin Fatou Camara are mechanics. They opened their own garage in Dakar, Senegal, 13 years ago. When “Fatou Fatou Mercedes” first launched, they were met with suspicion from potential clients, unconvinced that a woman could be as good of a mechanic as a man. But over time, they gained people’s confidence and today are running a successful small business.

International Women’s Day: Top US Border Cop

Ahead of International Women’s Day, AFPTV is moving a series of portraits of women working in male-dominated professions. Carla Provost is acting Chief of the US Border Patrol, an agency where women represent just 5 percent of the nearly 20,000 agents.

International Women’s Day: Portrait of a referee

Estela Alvarez de Olivera is a an Argentine soccer referee who hopes women’s soccer and women referees will be as respected as their male counterparts one day and that they will receive the same salary as in the men’s game.

International Women’s Day: Portrait of a referee

Estela Alvarez de Olivera is a an Argentine soccer referee who hopes women’s soccer and women referees will be as respected as their male counterparts one day and that they will receive the same salary as in the men’s game.

International Women’s Day: Portrait of a video game developer

Ahead of International Women’s Day, AFPTV is moving a series of portraits of women working in male-dominated professions. Jodie Azhar works in London as the technical and artistic director of a successful video games series. Though just as many women play video games as men, she is one of the few women working in the UK’s gaming industry.

International Women’s Day: portrait of a Saudi woman

Ahead of International Women’s Day, AFPTV is moving a series of portraits of women working in male-dominated professions. Mervat Bukhari, a force of nature draped head-to-toe in Islamic niqab, braved insults and taunts to become the first Saudi woman to work at a gas station, something unimaginable not long ago.