Ukraine's Female Fighters
November 9, 2016: Newsweek magazine reports on the experience of Ukrainian women like Lera Burlakova who has fought against pro-Russian forces over the past several years, first in paramilitary groups which allowed women in combat, and later in the Ukrainian army which as of June allowed women to fight. See the full story: Inside the World of Ukraine's Women Warriors (Newsweek)
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Women Granted Equal Rights in Indian Army
India's Supreme Court ruled on Monday in favor of equal rights in the armed forces, ordering the government to grant permanent commission and command positions to women officers on par with men.The judgment, seen as a landmark decision for the Indian military, means that all women will now be eligible for the same promotions, ranks, benefits and pensions as their male counterparts, irrespective of their years of service or whether they had retired.
Biased AI Is Another Sign We Need to Solve the Cybersecurity Diversity Problem
Artificial intelligence (AI) excels at finding patterns like unusual human behavior or abnormal incidents. It can also reflect human flaws and inconsistencies, including 180 known types of bias. Biased AI is everywhere, and like humans, it can discriminate against gender, race, age, disability and ideology.