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Melinda French Gates Donates $1 Billion to Women’s Rights

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Melinda French Gates Donates $1 Billion to Women's Rights
Melinda French Gates announced she will donate $1 billion over the next two years to support women's and family rights worldwide, focusing on reproductive rights and maternal health. In a New York Times op-ed, she expressed concern that her 1-year-old granddaughter might grow up with fewer rights than she had. French Gates, stepping down from the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, highlighted the political violence against women and the lack of national paid family leave ... Read More »