Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan once again moved to restrict women’s freedoms in the country this weekend as he won a conviction in a defamation case against a former Miss Turkey contestant and told Muslim women in the country that they should not use birth control. 267 more words
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Time and time again, I’ve listened to women who are frustrated with their chosen type of contraception – myself included. For a lot of women, there is a constant battle between enjoying our sexual freedom and protecting ourselves from the possible risks of sexual activity, and it can often feel like a lose-lose situation. 723 more words
Romanian phrase of the day: Cu plăcere – (koo pluh-che-re) – You’re welcome (lit. with pleasure)
This morning we sat in the cold, musty downstairs of an unfinished church – construction begun during Communism and unfinished even today – and listened to the ten years of amazing accomplishments, progress carried out by… 1,046 more words
Twenty three million – that’s the number of adolescents at risk of unintended pregnancies in the developing countries.
The statistic, part of the Guttmacher Institute’s May report… 237 more words