So….how long till Disney makes a kids’ movie with THIS theme song? These are definitely princesses with the potential to create a new generation of equality-minded women and men.
A situation in June in which a woman sent unsolicited penis pictures she had received to the sender’s mother, and an ongoing debate in Britain about what, if any, depictions of sex should be banned have raised interesting questions about the limits of privacy and consent.
Aggressive attempts to restrict women’s health-care options, which range from shutting down abortion clinics to coercing women inmates to become sterilized, reveal the long, seemingly unattainable arc toward reproductive justice for women of color.
You think raising toddlers as a single mom is difficult? Try doing it without a home.
LGBTQ rights are not the single civil rights issue of our time. To think otherwise, as all too many do, is the same sort of misrecognition that shaped the Supreme Court’s VRA ruling: the notion that the work of the civil rights movement is done, and it’s time for LGBTQ people to take up their mantle.
Victims and witnesses to reproductive coercion, intimidation, and bullying must try to speak up, seek help, or intervene as the situation requires. When it comes to public and political behavior, calling reproductive coercion what it is the first step to ending it.
When work culture and public policy fail to support men’s involvement in the domestic sphere, how can anyone “have it all”?
Choice does not necessarily have to be in a name. But it needs to be at the core of our values, because respect for women’s capacity to decide really does matter.
This International Day of Action for Women’s Health, demand that all governments provide a full range of contraceptive methods and options, and ensure access to accurate contraceptive information and comprehensive sexual and reproductive health services for all! (Via the Women’s Global Network for Reproductive Rights)