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Health

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 […]

Politics

Sen. Claire McCaskill Delivers Wake Up Call For Women To Raise Their Voices

Sen. Claire McCaskill Delivers Wake Up Call For Women To Raise Their Voices

This is Senator Claire McCaskill. She is a Democrat from the state of Missouri, and she is one of only 20 women currently elected to the US Senate, out of […]

Girl on a Mission

Activist & Author Gloria Steinem On Playboy, Planned Parenthood & The Patriarchy

Activist & Author Gloria Steinem On Playboy, Planned Parenthood & The Patriarchy

You know the name, and we’re pretty sure you already know what feminist activist and writer Gloria Steinem stands for. She is a representative of the Women’s Rights movement form […]

Politics

New App ‘Hinder’ Allows You To Find Info On Politicians Trying To Shut Down Repro Rights

New App ‘Hinder’ Allows You To Find Info On Politicians Trying To Shut Down Repro Rights

Reproductive rights have once again become a hot ticket item here in the US in the lead up to the 2016 Presidential election. We have seen numerous conservative candidates share […]

Boys We Like, Health

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 […]

Health

Health Co. Allergan Targets Millennial Women In New ‘Actually She Can’ Repro Rights Campaign

Health Co. Allergan Targets Millennial Women In New ‘Actually She Can’ Repro Rights Campaign

Wanna know what we’re really getting tired of around here? The “us vs them” mentality when it comes to reproductive rights and health options for women in the United States. […]

Health

Drones Being Used To Distribute Meds In Poland Due To Restrictive Reproductive Laws

Drones Being Used To Distribute Meds In Poland Due To Restrictive Reproductive Laws

Yes folks, it’s come to this. When you think of drones, you think of them being used for military purposes and some not-so-great uses. But a group of women’s rights […]

Health

TED Talk On Abortion Calls For Less Pro-Life/Pro-Choice Narratives, More Pro VOICE

TED Talk On Abortion Calls For Less Pro-Life/Pro-Choice Narratives, More Pro VOICE

If you are even remotely aware of the power of  TED Talk, then you will know what a huge deal it is that at the recent TED Women event in […]

Politics

Meet Lisa Hanna: The Young Politician Championing Repro Rights For Women In Jamaica

Meet Lisa Hanna: The Young Politician Championing Repro Rights For Women In Jamaica

Lisa Hanna is our latest Woman Crush! Not because she happens to be stunningly gorgeous but because of her fierce passion for the issues surrounding women, girls and children. Here’s […]

Causes, Celebrities

‘Girls’ Actress Jemima Kirke Joins The Fight For Women’s Reproductive Rights

‘Girls’ Actress Jemima Kirke Joins The Fight For Women’s Reproductive Rights

You may have heard the saying: “if men had to use birth control, it would be available in vending machines”. It certainly would be a VERY different world if the […]

Health

Just Because I’m Catholic Doesn’t Mean I Shouldn’t Use Birth Control Says Melinda Gates

Just Because I’m Catholic Doesn’t Mean I Shouldn’t Use Birth Control Says Melinda Gates

Birth control is such a political issue here in the United States. Over the past few years with increased measures trying to restrict access to and effectively shut down safe […]

Entertainment

An OB-GYN Breaks Down The Facts We REALLY Need To Know About Birth Control

An OB-GYN Breaks Down The Facts We REALLY Need To Know About Birth Control

Every year on March 8 we celebrate International Women’s Day. It is a time to reflect on the extraordinary achievements of women around the world and throughout history. There is […]

Entertainment

How ‘Unexpected’ & ‘The Hunting Ground’ Put Women’s Issues Into Mainstream Film

How ‘Unexpected’ & ‘The Hunting Ground’ Put Women’s Issues Into Mainstream Film

The 2015 Sundance Film Festival was no disappointment. Each year the iconic industry event which happens smack bang in the middle of awards season is usually a great forerunner to […]

Politics

There’s  Pro-Choice Movement Happening Amongst Pro-Lifers, & It’s Awesome!

There’s Pro-Choice Movement Happening Amongst Pro-Lifers, & It’s Awesome!

First, before we give props to the people we mentioned in the title, it is most appropriate to give MAJOR kudos to all the women, men, schools, and organizations who […]

Causes, Politics

Joan Jett & Lena Dunham Tell Us Why The Female Vote Is Vital!

Joan Jett & Lena Dunham Tell Us Why The Female Vote Is Vital!

The early women’s rights movement was started because women wanted the right to vote and to have their say in how a country was ruled. We are so thankful we […]