June 7, 2010 - 6:00 am
A legacy of the Civil Rights movement is the struggle for rights and access without fear of violence. But those who oppose abortion rights are not fighting for anything; rather they are fighting against women’s freedom.
May 25, 2010 - 9:30 am
There was a flurry of productivity in the last days of the Missouri legislative session. Sadly, all it produced was many more abortion restrictions.
April 15, 2010 - 8:00 am
A bill passed in Missouri shows how ill-informed lawmakers are about state law, how little respect they have for women, and how little they actually know about real women’s lives.
March 16, 2010 - 6:00 am
News that there may be a link between hormone replacement therapy and lung cancer has renewed questions about the use of hormones to treat the symptoms of menopause.
February 12, 2010 - 6:00 am
Women of color are not children unable to make decisions and our children are not “on the brink of extinction” through an organized genocidal plot.
January 12, 2010 - 6:00 am
Coverage of a celebrity couple’s infidelity scandal is more than just a race for ratings – it is an opportunity to educate the public about the health risks and realities every couple faces when confronted with infidelity.
January 6, 2010 - 6:00 am
In Missouri, advocates are preparing for another round of attacks on reproductive health care while dealing with the fall out from anti-choice legislation passed in previous sessions.
August 21, 2009 - 7:00 am
Even as we anticipate watching the women who work at Sterling Cooper struggle with changing gender roles, we are watching that struggle take place in a privileged world.
August 20, 2009 - 8:00 am
Could pre-chewed baby food be a vector for HIV transmission? A report in Pediatrics suggests that it may — but when thinking about this phenomenon, we need to avoid the knee-jerk "Ewwww" reaction that a ScienceNews reporter had.
August 14, 2009 - 7:00 am
Mad Men presents an exploration of race, class, and gender in the not-so-distant past that challenges the notion that all was well back in the day and keeps this fan coming back for more.