Women’s Issues

Lesbians Can Get Married But They Still Don’t Have Equality

Lesbians Can Get Married But They Still Don’t Have Equality

Rainbows decorated the nation when the Supreme Court ruled in favor of Marriage Equality. It was certainly an overdue victory for the LGBTQ community, however half of the gay population is still held back because the United States doesn’t have an Equal Rights Amendment. Via ERA Action: “The ruling was momentous and long overdue. We […]

The Bitter Clash Over Abortion Heats Up In Texas

The Bitter Clash Over Abortion Heats Up In Texas

On Monday, the Supreme Court blocked a Texas court decision that would have led to the shut-down of two-thirds of the abortion clinics within the state of Texas. The original ruling by federal judges nearly a month ago sided with the state, giving 13 out of 20 abortion clinics 22 days before facing closure. The Supreme Court has […]

2 Sneaky Ways The GOP Is Trying F**k Women In The Name Of Religious Liberty

2 Sneaky Ways The GOP Is Trying F**k Women In The Name Of Religious Liberty

Americans witnessed several progressive victories last week with the Supreme Court upholding Obamacare and the housing discrimination law and passing Marriage Equality. Unfortunately, women’s rights are still problematic. From equal pay to reproductive rights, women continue to experience attacks, discrimination and rollbacks – most often at the hands of members of the GOP. The ACLU […]

Pro-Choice Activists To Launch Abortion Drones

Pro-Choice Activists To Launch Abortion Drones

Tomorrow, Women on Waves will support the launch of a drone that will fly abortion pills into Poland. Women’s organizations will be standing by to receive and distribute the pills. “Women on Waves campaigns have always had two goals,” says Dr. Rebecca Gomperts, head of Women on Waves. “One is to actually deliver services to women […]

The Stunning Hypocrisy of #Meninism – The New Anti-Feminist Movement

The Stunning Hypocrisy of #Meninism – The New Anti-Feminist Movement

give me strength http://t.co/JNbbVltVVR — bb (@bobby_louu) June 24, 2015 The crescendo of any movement is met by the loudest of personalities on all sides.  Feminism, a movement that by very definition is simply a belief in all – fairness across the sexes – lately continues to be mired in dirty-puddle level squabbles all over the internet. What […]

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