Feminism

Women were there for you; Will you be there for us?

Stand up for women like you stand up for any other cause: We are real, we are right here, and…

3 years ago

Republicans Come for Women’s Medical Rights as Georgia Governor Sign’s New Abortion Ban

Georgia's Republican governor on Tuesday is expected to sign a bill outlawing abortion if a doctor can detect a fetal…

3 years ago

Patricia Arquette Moves The House With Chilling Testimony In Support Of The ERA

Actress and activist Patricia Arquette argued for the ERA on Tuesday, saying women do not have equal protection under the…

3 years ago

Republican-led States Pass Near-bans on Abortion Aiming for Supreme Court to Overrule Roe V Wade

Activists on both sides of the issue say such laws, which are commonly blocked by court injunctions, are aimed at…

3 years ago

It’s 2016 All Over Again When It Comes to Media Bias in Election Coverage

Women and enlightened men know misogyny is baked into the media’s coverage of presidential elections. While Trump’s 2016 win was…

3 years ago

Stop Using Women’s Sexual Assault and Harassment Trauma For Political Hit Jobs

It's happening again. The media is paving the way for Donald Trump to win 2020 with lazy, or perhaps purposeful,…

3 years ago

Joe Biden doesn’t recall inappropriate kiss alleged by 2016 Sanders supporter Lucy Flores

"Neither then, nor in the years since, did he or the staff with him at the time have an inkling…

3 years ago

U.S. to expand abortion ‘gag rule,’ won’t fund certain groups: Pompeo

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Trump administration on Tuesday expanded its anti-abortion policies, prohibiting U.S.-funded organizations from supporting other groups that…

3 years ago

Mississippi GOP Gov signs abortion ban effective often before a woman knows she’s pregnant

(Reuters) - Mississippi's Republican governor signed one of America's strictest abortion bills on Thursday banning women from obtaining an abortion…

3 years ago

Gender equality, rights on agenda on International Women’s Day

By Marie-Louise Gumuchian LONDON (Reuters) - Campaigners for gender equality marked International Women's Day on Friday with protests, discussion panels…

3 years ago

Supreme Court blocks restrictive Louisiana abortion law

The court on a 5-4 vote granted an emergency application by Shreveport-based abortion provider Hope Medical Group for Women to…

3 years ago

On abortion, Trump agenda likely leads to Supreme Court, not Congress

President Donald Trump urged lawmakers in his State of the Union address to put new limits on abortion, but partisan…

3 years ago

House Democrats Introduce a Bill to Finally Ensure Equal Pay for Women

Democrats in the U.S. Congress introduced a bill on Wednesday morning to ensure equal pay for women and transparency from…

3 years ago

Gallery: Women to march in hundreds of U.S. cities for third straight year

Leaders of both groups say they will use this year's marches to push policy related to raising the minimum wage,…

3 years ago

Women to march in hundreds of U.S. cities for third straight year

By Amanda Becker WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Women will march in hundreds of U.S. cities and overseas on Saturday to mark…

3 years ago

U.S. judge partially blocks Trump administration birth control rules

By Jan Wolfe (Reuters) - A judge in California on Sunday partially blocked a set of Trump administration rules that…

3 years ago

Sex abuse by officials ‘endemic’ in North Korea: rights group

Sexual abuse by officials in positions of authority in North Korea appears to be "endemic", a watchdog group reported on…

4 years ago

With record number of women running in U.S. elections, gender gap could boost Democrats

By Amanda Becker WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The record numbers of women running for office in the United States this year…

4 years ago

Here Are The Facts: Right Wing Political Violence Far Outweighs Left Wing ‘Angry Mobs’

Republicans can't talk about the issues that really matter to voters, so they gin up false narratives to get out…

4 years ago

Women’s March Protesters Hold Inspiring Nationwide Protests Against Kavanaugh

Women's March protesters are holding a "Cancel Kavanaugh" rally for survivors of sexual assault in DC Monday, with walkouts nationwide…

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