Women’s issues

Watch: Chilling New Timeline Of Attacks On Abortion Providers Over The Years

Watch: Chilling New Timeline Of Attacks On Abortion Providers Over The Years

A brief history of anti-abortion violence in the U.S. The Thomson Reuters Foundation, the charitable arm of the global news and information provider Thomson Reuters, has released a chilling new video timeline detailing the history of attacks on abortion providers over the years. As Mother Jones reports, the video “shows a chilling timeline of violence […]

The #TryBeatingMeLightly Hashtag On Twitter Is Everything

The #TryBeatingMeLightly Hashtag On Twitter Is Everything

Pakistani women are fighting a horrific new bill with a trending hashtag. After a law was proposed in Pakistan by the Council of Islamic Ideology that allows for a man to “lightly beat” his wife or girlfriend, Twitter lit up with responses from women who suggested that men go right ahead and try. The 75-page […]

The Absurdity Of Victim Blaming – Video

The Absurdity Of Victim Blaming – Video

2014 Public Service Announcement Discusses The Absurdity of Victim Blaming. This important Public Service Announcement was inspired by advice found in Cosmopolitan and campus safety brochures that tell women how to avoid being raped. “It speaks to the absurdity of placing responsibility and blame on the victim.” According to the Rape, Abuse & Incest National […]

Enough Is Enough! Haven’t Women Been Punished Enough By Now?

Enough Is Enough! Haven’t Women Been Punished Enough By Now?

The War on Women Rages On! The Oklahoma legislature just passed a bill by a vote of 33-12 that makes performing an abortion a felony punishable by up to three years in prison. Additionally, no doctor who performs abortion procedures would be able to obtain or renew a medical license under this new law. The […]

The Facebook Post Of The Year

The Facebook Post Of The Year

One of the best Facebook posts ever… There is an interesting post that has been circulating on the internet the last few months in the wake of all the recent mass shootings plaguing the country. The post has been covered by a variety of news portals such as Daily Kos, but there doesn’t seen to […]

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