Women in the military do not want standards to be lowered to help them get into ground combat jobs, advocacy groups and servicewomen say. "We don't want unqualified women in these positions," said Maj. Mary Hegar, a decorated helicopter pilot who was part of a lawsuit demanding the Pentagon open ground combat fields to women.
That investment bolsters the €40,000 invested by Wayra as part of its incubator program, where Dattch will remain until January.
Being a dating app specifically designed for gay women may not sound too remarkable — but in fact the gay female dating scene is spectacularly badly served, says founder and CEO Robyn Exton. ”Every single dating product that’s been produced for gay women is horrific,” she tells TechCrunch. ”The biggest problem [with rivals' products] is they don’t have any consideration of how these women are different.”
LAVAL, Que. — Criminal charges have been laid against two women involved in an alleged prostitution scandal that brought down the mayor of Laval, Que.
The suburb’s interim mayor resigned last month, just hours after issuing a denial he’d had sex with a prostitute.
Alexandre Duplessis said at the time he had been the victim of an extortion attempt.
Now two women face criminal charges in the case.