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Meet The Feminist Founder Of A Site Dedicated To Championing Repro Rights In Ireland

Meet The Feminist Founder Of A Site Dedicated To Championing Repro Rights In Ireland

Most people are familiar with the current heightened hysteria around the issue of abortion in the United States. We have covered numerous aspects of the issue, from the various state […]

Body Image, Health

Miss Teen USA Pageant Ditches Swimwear For Athletic-Wear To Put Focus On Health & Wellbeing

Miss Teen USA Pageant Ditches Swimwear For Athletic-Wear To Put Focus On Health & Wellbeing

Well hello progress! While the media was focused on a scandal involving racist tweets from the newly-crowned Miss Teen USA Karlie Hay of Texas (which is an incorrigible act and […]

Health, Interviews

This Organic Tampon Brand Is Serving Homeless Women Across The US With Their 1-For-1 Model

This Organic Tampon Brand Is Serving Homeless Women Across The US With Their 1-For-1 Model

It’s no secret that we are advocates of women’s health and education, especially around menstruation. Whether it be important information about how women and girls in the developing world are […]

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New York City Says It’s Time To Give Free Tampons & Pads To Schools, Prisons & Shelters. Period!

New York City Says It’s Time To Give Free Tampons & Pads To Schools, Prisons & Shelters. Period!

If you’ve seen the latest ‘Orange Is The New Black’ season on Netflix, you will remember a minor story line regarding tampons and pads. Litchfield prison, since becoming privatized and […]

Health, Interviews

This Birth Control App Wants To Reduce The 3 million Unintended Pregnancies In The US Each Year

This Birth Control App Wants To Reduce The 3 million Unintended Pregnancies In The US Each Year

We recently posted an article titled ‘No Brainer: Recent Data Shows Birth Control Is The Best Method To Prevent Unwanted Pregnancy‘. While we know there are plenty of our readers […]

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No Brainer: Recent Data Shows Birth Control Is The Best Method To Prevent Unwanted Pregnancy

No Brainer: Recent Data Shows Birth Control Is The Best Method To Prevent Unwanted Pregnancy

When it comes to birth control, it should be a no-brainer. The social impact the continued innovation birth control has on society today is so incredibly important that we want […]

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The (Not So) Surprising Reason “DIY Abortion” Google Searches Have Increased In The US

The (Not So) Surprising Reason “DIY Abortion” Google Searches Have Increased In The US

“We won’t go back.” That’s a familiar slogan to many feminists who understand it to mean women refuse to go back to the days when abortion was illegal, and women […]

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New Docu ‘Trapped’ Exposes The Dangerous Battle To Take Away Women’s Repro Rights

New Docu ‘Trapped’ Exposes The Dangerous Battle To Take Away Women’s Repro Rights

On March 2 the Supreme Court of the United States heard testimonies and expert witnesses as part of the controversial Whole Womans Health v Hellerstedt case. This case centers on […]

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Men’s Voices Dominating Media Coverage Of Reproductive Rights Is A Huge Problem. Here’s Why…

Men’s Voices Dominating Media Coverage Of Reproductive Rights Is A Huge Problem. Here’s Why…

If there was any doubt the war on women’s reproductive rights was real and growing increasingly aggressive, all you have to do is look at the furious rate of laws […]

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How Some US States Are Fighting Back For Women’s Access To Reproductive Healthcare

How Some US States Are Fighting Back For Women’s Access To Reproductive Healthcare

We often wonder if the women who fought for access to safe and legal abortion in 1973, when Roe v Wade was passed by the US Supreme Court, knew they […]

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Photo Series ‘Faces Of Courage’ Documents The Reproductive Healthcare Struggle Of Women & Girls Globally

Photo Series ‘Faces Of Courage’ Documents The Reproductive Healthcare Struggle Of Women & Girls Globally

We’re in the throes of the 2016 US Presidential election year where once again, reproductive healthcare and women’s bodily rights are on the table to be used as political weapons. […]

Health, Politics

Female Legislators Fighting Back Against Restrictive Abortion Laws In The Best Way Possible

Female Legislators Fighting Back Against Restrictive Abortion Laws In The Best Way Possible

My body. My right. My choice. Except that it’s not, is it? Here in the US it would be easy to think that because the Supreme Court ruled in 1973 […]

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Nigeria & The Gambia Banning Female Genital Mutilation Is A Major Win For Women’s Rights

Nigeria & The Gambia Banning Female Genital Mutilation Is A Major Win For Women’s Rights

Female Genital Mutilation today is considered an international violation of human rights of girls and women. According to the World Health Organization, “it reflects deep-rooted inequality between the sexes, and […]

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The Fight For Reproductive Rights Just Went Up A Notch With The New Supreme Court Case

The Fight For Reproductive Rights Just Went Up A Notch With The New Supreme Court Case

If y’all thought the fight for women’s autonomous reproductive rights was over after the Planned Parenthood Congressional Investigation chairman Jason Chaffetz declared they could find no legal wrong-doing after grilling […]

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Bill Nye The Science Guy On Women’s Repro Rights & Why It’s Time To Move On!

Bill Nye The Science Guy On Women’s Repro Rights & Why It’s Time To Move On!

We know this is a video that has been well shared around the internet over the past week, and we have no problem being part of a movement that is […]