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Dozens of Mothers Stage Hunger Strike at Immigrant Detention Center in Texas

Roger’s note: our heartless greed-oriented and violent capitalist world the oppression of women and children is an everyday occurrence.  I takes many forms, mostly related to poverty one way or another.  765 more words

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Women's Work

Roger’s note: Just came across this quote and thought you might like it.

The labor of women in the house, certainly, enables men to produce more wealth than they otherwise could; and in this way women are economic factors in society.  9 more words

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The Oscar Pistorius-Ray Rice Moment

PHOTOGRAPH BY CHARLIE SHOEMAKER/GETTY

BY CHARLAYNE HUNTER-GAULT, 12 September 2014, The New Yorker

From the moment that the Oscar Pistorius case began unfolding, with the news, the morning after Valentine’s Day last year, that he had shot and killed his girlfriend, Reeva Steenkamp, there was the small redeeming hope that it could be a teachable moment. 793 more words

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Campus Sexual Violence Strategy Lacks Important Prevention Program: Self-Defense Training


By Jocelyn Hollander

Published: 12:00 a.m., May 5, The Register-Guard, Eugene, Oregon

Two weeks ago, an undergraduate woman at the University of Oregon was sexually assaulted. 632 more words

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Sexual Assault and Justice: Military Style

Roger’s note: One of my favorite oxymorons: Military Justice.

New York’s Junior Senator, Doggedly Refusing to Play the Part

Gabriella Demczuk/The New York Times

Senator Kirsten Gillibrand: In Her Words: 1,549 more words

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Pregnant war resister seeks early release from military prison on humanitarian grounds

495 supporters from around the world write letters in support of clemency application

From the Center for Conscience in Action

November 4, 2013  http://www.opednews.com


Mario and Kimberly Rivera by… 607 more words

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National exposure brings aid to last link to Dr. Tiller

Roger’s note: compare the work of this courageous, community minded physician and citizen with that of the hate-mongering, murderous, hypocritical and patriarchal anti-choice activists who call them selves right to life. 1,117 more words

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