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One Day, One Struggle: Building a Movement for Women’s Reproductive and Sexual Rights

Across the globe, men are making key decisions about women’s most basic human rights. Women’s, feminist, queer and LGBT groups, however, have claimed a space that cannot be denied and are standing up for our rights. One poignant example of these efforts culminates today, November 9.

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Celebrate Good Times……Yeah Right!

How did you celebrate International Women’s Day? Did you “celebrate good times?” or Were you a victim of violence?

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Weekly Pulse: #DearJohn, Does Banning Abortion Trump Job Growth?

With millions of Americans out of work, House Republicans are focusing in on real priorities: decimating private abortion coverage and crippling public funding for abortion.

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Fistula Survivors: Stories from Uganda and Sudan

From Halima’s self-assured manner in the delivery room of Darfur’s Al-Fasher Hospital, an observer would never guess how far this former fistula sufferer has come.

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Surviving Obstetric Fistula: Awatif Altayib’s Story

Awatif is from Darfur, Sudan and is a survivor of fistula who turned her own suffering and ultimate good fortune into a quest to help other women.

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UN to Discuss Rape as a Weapon of War

This Thursday the UN will discuss one of the world’s most common, and most ignored, forms of terrorism: mass rape.

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