Ladybusiness: From the serious to the snarky
Hint: It’s mostly white men.
Posted Wednesday, April 24, 2013 by Dahlia Grossman-Heinze
The deaths of Rehtaeh Parsons in Nova Scotia and Audrie Pott in California—both of whom committed suicide after pictures of their rape were circulated online—point to the urgency of developing a new way of talking about consent.
Posted Wednesday, April 24, 2013 by Pauline Holdsworth
An amendment to the Ohio budget could grant more students in-state tuition, or it could take away their voting rights.
Posted Tuesday, April 23, 2013 by James King
Forty years after the landmark decision by the Supreme Court in Roe v. Wade that legalized abortion and recognized a woman’s right to control her body, the issue still seems unresolved in many states across the nation.
Posted Tuesday, April 23, 2013 by Shawn Shaligram
This D.C. anti-street harassment organization spoke to Campus Progress about what they’re working on in coming months.
Posted Monday, April 22, 2013 by Pauline Holdsworth
Basic health care doesn’t seem to be so essential in the eyes of state lawmakers.
Posted Monday, April 22, 2013 by Anya Callahan
Yesterday was Reproductive Health Lobby Day in Ohio, and local organizations have a lot on their minds.
Posted Thursday, April 18, 2013 by Pauline Holdsworth
And more may follow suit, if you don’t speak up.
What’s new with abortion this week?
And as the Gosnell clinic scandal shows, it turns out worse for everyone if the states say no.
Posted Monday, April 15, 2013 by Molly Miller
Three days after Equal Pay Day, House Republicans prevented a vote on the Paycheck Fairness Act.
Posted Monday, April 15, 2013 by Christine Dickason
The morning after pill is now available on grocery-store shelves around the country. But is that enough?
Posted Thursday, April 11, 2013 by Anya Callahan
What the mythology of “The Iron Lady” has to do with trickle-down feminism, the “glass-ceiling,” and the problems with our movement today.
To help you you celebrate anti-street harassment week and brainstorm ways to #endSH in your community, we’ve compiled a list of links, articles, and resources to get you thinking about street harassment, access to public space, and rape culture.
Posted Wednesday, April 10, 2013 by Pauline Holdsworth
Check out our map of wage-gap in the U.S. to find out.
Posted Tuesday, April 9, 2013 by Lydia Fiser
A study by NerdScholar shows that jobs with a fairer wage gap for women are still a worse deal overall.
Posted Tuesday, April 9, 2013 by Rachel Ny
Today we “celebrate” Equal Pay Day, when women’s earnings catch up to their male colleagues’ from the year before.
Posted Monday, April 8, 2013 by Anne Hedgepeth
A new anthology of speculative fiction imagines an alternative to a whitewashed genre.
Posted Monday, April 8, 2013 by Pauline Holdsworth
Victoria’s Secret is a source of controversy after being accused of “over-sexualizing” young girls.
Posted Thursday, April 4, 2013 in Reprints by Sally Steenland
This year some state legislatures have been successful in passing some of the most restrictive abortion laws that the country has ever seen, despite questions about the constitutionality of their efforts.
Posted Wednesday, April 3, 2013 by Molly Miller