Conversation Starters 3/31/17
What are you thinking about what is going on in the world? Here’s the top stories from women, ministry, and world news this week.
by James Queally, The LA Times
Los Angeles Police Chief Charlie Beck said Tuesday that reports of sexual assault and domestic violence made by the city’s Latino residents have plummeted this year amid concerns that immigrants in the country illegally could risk deportation by interacting with police or testifying in court.
by Amy R. Buckley, Relevant
A new ad, quoting derogatory remarks of Donald Trump toward women will begin airing on national cable television this week. The video, just released, opens with women quoting real words Trump has used to describe other women.
by Hilary George-Parkin, Racked
The brand, and She-E-O Miki Agrawal, attempted damage control last week before new accusations came to light.
by Nicole Hallberg and Martin Schneider, Vox
We switched names. And all of a sudden, clients started treating us much differently.
by Jenny Anderson, Quartz
When Phil Graves, a father of three young girls, worked for Deloitte, his days looked a lot like those of many working professionals. He left before the kids were up to commute to work in San Francisco. He raced through his day, and dashed home to make the bedtime crush: bath, bedtime stories, a few sweet snuggles before lights out for the kids, dinner with his wife and a flurry of emails before bed.
"The Hobble Skirt"