Women’s Issues

Outrage Over Dress Code Targeting Women In Revealing Attire – Video

Outrage Over Dress Code Targeting Women In Revealing Attire – Video

Kansas Senate committee chairman imposes gender-specific dress code for females saying men already know how to be “professional.” Republican Senator Mitch Holmes, chairman of the Senate Ethics and Elections Committee, has “imposed a dress code on Kansans testifying on elections or ethics bills that explicitly prohibits women from wearing skimpy skirts or blouses with plunging […]

Horrifying Conditions Exposed Inside America’s Largest Women’s Prison – Video

Horrifying Conditions Exposed Inside America’s Largest Women’s Prison – Video

An investigative series produced by The Miami Herald, “Beyond Punishment,” exposed the ugly truth about Lowell Correctional Institution for women, America’s largest women’s prison. “We’re prey. It’s like a lion with a bunch of gazelles,” one inmate told the Herald. “Behind the razor wire fences of the nation’s largest women’s prison, complaints of rampant sexual, […]

Judgmental Pharmacists Are Refusing Birth Control Prescriptions – What You Can Do About It

Judgmental Pharmacists Are Refusing Birth Control Prescriptions – What You Can Do About It

Imagine being denied access to your prescription because it goes against the pharmacist’s sense of morality or religion. Imagine walking into your local pharmacy to pick up your prescription for birth control and the pharmacist tells you they won’t fill it because it goes against their morality or religion. Worse, reports of judgement and slut-shaming […]

Dear Daddy: I Will Be Called A Whore – Video

Dear Daddy: I Will Be Called A Whore – Video

Dear Daddy – One seemingly harmless comment can turn into a chain of destructive events that no one sees coming. That’s the message in this powerful video created by the Norwegian charity organization CARE that campaigns for women’s rights. The short video highlights the impact of violence against women and does so by illustrating how one little […]

Ohio Woman Forced To Travel 300 Miles To Abort Stillborn Fetus

Ohio Woman Forced To Travel 300 Miles To Abort Stillborn Fetus

Because of Ohio’s abortion restrictions, one woman was forced to travel 300 miles to Chicago to abort her dying fetus. Sheva Guy, 23, a doctoral student from Cincinnati, Ohio said the fetus she was carrying was diagnosed with a fatal spine abnormality. The diagnosis came after a second-trimester ultrasound at about 22 weeks to determine gender. Guy […]

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