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Two-time Olympian Miki Ando: ‘I have chosen the baby’s life over skating’

““Japanese news sites report that abortion was a consideration for Miki, who was already preparing for a third Olympics – the 2014 Games in Sochi. But Miki could not bring herself to take her daughter’s life, not for figure skating and not for her reputation. 70 more words

Right To Life

70-year-old man first to be arrested under Ontario’s new ban on pro-life speech

“He was arrested again February 9, carrying a sign stating: “God save our Charter rights” and charged with three offenses under Bill 163.
On that occasion, “all I did was walk around the block,” Winter told the Catholic Register. 52 more words

Right To Life

Some thoughts on The Awakening, by Kate Chopin

I just finished reading The Awakening, by Kate Chopin. In its brief pages, the story comforts me in a way many may find disagreeable. No matter, it is as true today as it was when written at the end of the 19th century. 834 more words

The Writing Life

The Reno Women’s March of 2018

When I went to the Reno Women’s March, the uplifting spirits and support that women and men spread throughout the crowds during and after the speeches were amazing. 64 more words

Celebrating women's leadership: Gender equity tour coming to Yakima

YAKIMA, Wash. — A statewide gender equity tour celebrating and encouraging women’s leadership across the state is planning a March panel in Yakima.

Together Equal: A Gender Tour of Washington will explore how communities like Yakima are lifting up women and girls throughout the state. 58 more words

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Gender Inequality – Mind The Gap!

According to governmental measures implemented last year, companies with more than 250 staff have to publish their gender pay gap along with the gender bonus gap at each different hierarchical level. 350 more words

Work Life