Women

Nadia Prupis, staff writer
A new study confirms that politically-motivated attacks on Planned Parenthood are hurting low-income women, who are losing out on access to birth control as clinics are increasingly forced to reduce their shutter their doors. Texas, where the conservative legislature has led a campaign to defund the public health organization, has seen "adverse...
Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
In an effort to narrow wage discrimination and a persistent gender pay gap,...
Nadia Prupis, staff writer
The World Health Organization (WHO) has set up an emergency response team to...

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Waving frying pans, Moroccan women protested outside Parliament this week demanding the resignation of Islamist premier Abdelilah Benkirane after he urged women to stay home and respect the “sacred status God gave” mothers, asking, “Don’t you realize that when women went to work outside, the light went out of their homes?" After the protest came a Twitter campaign: #AnaMachiTria - I Am Not A Chandelier.