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Join Our Campaign! Easy as 1, 2, 3!

Step 1: Grab an umbrella and a piece of paper. Write #CoverAllHerHealth at the top.

Step 2: Tell us why employers should provide birth control coverage for ALL women. 31 more words

Dispirited About Politics

Well, I see I haven’t written a post in over a week. I’ve started a few, and yet I can’t seem to push myself to finish one. 930 more words

Politics

These are the voices you did not hear after the Chhattisgarh sterilization tragedy

Last week the world’s attention was brought to women’s reproductive rights in India. Specifically, women’s rights in the contentious issue of female sterilization, India’s most common method of family planning, as 13 women were declared dead from rat poison-laced drugs given during a large-scale sterilization camp in Chhattisgarh. 1,202 more words

I'm 1 in 3

Today is the national 1 in 3 Speak Out, part of a multi-year movement to reduce abortion stigma by asking women to tell their stories. 922 more words

NaBloPoMo

Ohio 'Heartbeat' Abortion Bill Gets Panel's OK

(COLUMBUS, Ohio) — A bill that would impose some of the nation’s most stringent abortion restrictions cleared an Ohio House committee Thursday after suddenly re-surfacing in the lame duck session. 345 more words

Angry Feminists Are Not Your Playthings

(Content note: Discussion of anti-choice rhetoric, general abuser dynamics, and brief references to rape, abuse and harassment)

Here’s something I’ve seen in literally every online feminist discussion space I’ve ever been in: 1,112 more words

Feminism

Family Courts and Gender Bias

I’m normally a big fan of Hannah Rosin, founder of Slate’s XX blog and author of The End of Men, so I was intrigued when I came across an article she wrote this year about family court and it’s gender biases.   741 more words