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Proposal to Amend DU TOS Language 19 Gormy Cuss Dec 2012 May 2013 8 2372
Read NYC bartender’s awesome letter calling out hedge funder who groped her 11 unhappycamper 7 hrs ago 1 hr ago 39 875
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Hundreds of Activists Rallied for the ERA This Weekend 0 niyad Wednesday Wednesday 2 60
Sarah Deer (speciality sexual violence ) Among 21 Diverse MacArthur 'Genius Grant' Winners 0 niyad Wednesday Wednesday 9 109
Why women's rights matter for the environment 2 theHandpuppet Wednesday Wednesday 2 95
Drunk women to blame for rape according to 1 in 5 Australians, survey finds 0 theHandpuppet Wednesday Wednesday 1 98
"We Will Not Be Silenced": Students Denounce Rape at Columbia as Schools Face Scrutiny for Inaction 0 niyad Tuesday Tuesday 7 143
new TN drug law tests infants, sends moms to jail 2 niyad Tuesday Tuesday 3 187
IWMF (international women's media foundation) website hacked 0 niyad Monday Monday 3 102
elizabeth sackler to chair board of brooklyn museum 0 niyad Monday Monday 0 61
We Are Women Rally Washington, D.C., September 12th & 13th, 2014 1 littlemissmartypants Sunday Sunday 6 158
Toddler beauty pageants - when are we going to put an end to these sick exhibitions? 2 theHandpuppet Sunday Sunday 4 193
‘Django Unchained’ actress detained by cops because they assumed she was a hooker 2 unhappycamper Sunday Sunday 9 390
Ben Carson tells Bill O’Reilly: ‘I’m not sure’ that domestic violence is widespread 3 unhappycamper Friday Saturday 2 193
AZ GOP vice-chair calls for sterilizing poor women: If you want a baby, get a job 15 unhappycamper Saturday Saturday 19 709
Milestone for women: Army could admit female soldiers to Ranger School next spring 0 unhappycamper Saturday Saturday 1 168
NEWSFLASH: Missouri Enacts 72-Hour Abortion Waiting Period (but there is NO war on women! 0 niyad Friday Friday 4 123
Conservatives claim 9/11 attacks are the direct result of legalizing abortion in 1973 4 unhappycamper Friday Friday 3 170
violence against women act (vawa) turns 20 (13 september 1994) 0 niyad Friday Friday 0 81
Egypt: Release women’s rights defender, protesters arrested for challenging draconian protest law 0 theHandpuppet Friday Friday 1 90
Colombia Women's Rights Group Wins U.N. Award As Risks Lives For Victims 0 theHandpuppet Friday Friday 0 112
Carving a place for women’s rights in Indonesia’s furniture trade 0 theHandpuppet Sep 11 Sep 11 1 110
‘One killing is too many’: African women’s rights group protests Pistorius trial 0 theHandpuppet Sep 11 Sep 11 3 117
It’s Not Just Ray Rice: Dave Zirin on the NFL’s History of Condoning Domestic Abuse 1 niyad Sep 10 Sep 11 5 157
VAWA--Violence Against Women Act (13 Sept 1994) 4 niyad Sep 9 Sep 10 5 201
'We Will Not Be Beaten': Thoughts on the 20th Anniversary of the Violence Against Women Act 0 niyad Sep 9 Sep 9 3 100
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Lebanon -- Protest in solidarity with female victims of terror 0 theHandpuppet Sep 9 Sep 9 1 99
British woman, 25, held in notorious Iranian prison after being arrested during rights protest 0 theHandpuppet Sep 9 Sep 9 1 106
How Many Americans Live on Less Than $2 Per Day? 1 theHandpuppet Sep 9 Sep 9 0 106
What Victory for Women's Rights Looks Like 0 theHandpuppet Sep 9 Sep 9 1 119
Rights group: African Union soldiers raped, exploited Somali women, girls 0 theHandpuppet Sep 9 Sep 9 1 84
Dressing like a ‘strumpet,’ and saying ‘no’ to sex sends mixed message, columnist claims 7 unhappycamper Aug 30 Sep 8 5 384
'We lost our jobs for reporting being raped': Haunting photo essay depicts the suffering of women wh 9 jakeXT Aug 26 Sep 7 23 709
Obama admin. drops appeals in three for-profit mandate cases 1 theHandpuppet Sep 4 Sep 5 1 140
What's eating Catholic women? 0 theHandpuppet Sep 4 Sep 4 2 314
This message was self-deleted by its author 2 polly7 Sep 4 Sep 4 3 137
Texas abortion provider to reopen after court lifts restrictions 1 theHandpuppet Sep 3 Sep 3 4 169
Why Are So Many Women Dying From Ebola? 3 theHandpuppet Sep 3 Sep 3 1 235
A Huge Abortion Win in Texas 1 theHandpuppet Sep 3 Sep 3 4 160
This message was self-deleted by its author 2 polly7 Sep 3 Sep 3 14 342
U.S. Hospitals Hinder Black Women's Breastfeeding 1 theHandpuppet Sep 2 Sep 2 6 218
Booming Skilled Trades Are Ready for More Women 1 theHandpuppet Sep 2 Sep 2 3 197
This message was self-deleted by its author 6 polly7 Sep 1 Sep 1 6 233
ALERT! PBS' "After Tiller" to premier tonight 0 theHandpuppet Sep 1 Sep 1 3 141
Great website for news on women & the environment 0 theHandpuppet Aug 31 Aug 31 2 215
Here's What Texas' Disputed Abortion Law Has Been Doing to Clinics 3 theHandpuppet Aug 30 Aug 30 5 302
where are the women police in ferguson? 1 niyad Aug 29 Aug 29 4 202
What Black Women in West Philadelphia Had to Say About Women’s Equality Day 1 theHandpuppet Aug 28 Aug 28 2 176
dorothea lange's unforgettable social truths 0 niyad Aug 27 Aug 27 4 197
Scarlett Johansson Designs T-Shirt for Planned Parenthood's New Women's Rights Campaign 1 theHandpuppet Aug 26 Aug 26 3 292
This message was self-deleted by its author 2 polly7 Aug 26 Aug 26 4 252
happy women's equality day (yes, I know it's early, but why not??) 2 niyad Aug 25 Aug 26 3 115
women's equality day 0 niyad Aug 25 Aug 25 3 141
feminism in china-risky, but rising 0 niyad Aug 25 Aug 25 1 110
A women's rights victory as California nixes an attack on abortion coverage 1 theHandpuppet Aug 25 Aug 25 1 156
Obama introduces new birth control accommodation so hopefully religious nonprofits will stop suing t 8 unhappycamper Aug 24 Aug 24 6 306
ESPN's Outside the Lines report: Victims of Inaction 0 theHandpuppet Aug 24 Aug 24 1 266
Police officer uses Taser on Rosebud Sioux girl (EIGHT years old!!!) 7 niyad Aug 22 Aug 24 6 533
Suicidal Rape Victim Denied Abortion in Ireland 6 niyad Aug 18 Aug 23 7 223
The Women of ISIS: Understanding and Combating Female Extremism 0 theHandpuppet Aug 23 Aug 23 1 191
Ultraviolet Shedding Light on Women's Rights 2 theHandpuppet Aug 20 Aug 23 2 236
Reproductive Justice Activists Testify Before UN About Health Care Discrimination 2 niyad Aug 21 Aug 22 3 172
Virginia Woolf in Sangrur: A Stitching Center of One’s Own for Impoverished Farm Women 6 niyad Aug 20 Aug 21 3 212
URGENT ACTION 0 littlemissmartypants Aug 20 Aug 20 1 235
UK proposal to criminalise domestic abuse 1 ncjustice80 Aug 20 Aug 20 3 280
Montana's Rep. Amanda Curtis: Women’s rights, labor activist 5 theHandpuppet Aug 19 Aug 20 1 191
the second wave of backlash against anti-rape activism 4 niyad Aug 19 Aug 19 5 301
steubenville and girls' futures 4 niyad Aug 18 Aug 19 1 203
Denmark to host major conference on women's rights 1 theHandpuppet Aug 19 Aug 19 2 125
Woman problems are the World's Problems. 0 littlemissmartypants Aug 19 Aug 19 2 123
fighting back against rape in war 0 niyad Aug 18 Aug 18 1 110
Women rally in Brazil over pap smear testing 1 theHandpuppet Aug 10 Aug 18 4 201
What Has, and Hasn’t, Changed Since the Steubenville Rape 3 niyad Aug 15 Aug 16 5 259
... 14 littlemissmartypants Aug 14 Aug 15 14 530
Women Want the Global Gag Rule Gone for Good 6 niyad Aug 11 Aug 14 7 282
Movement of men and boys needed to advance women’s rights – UN Women chief 1 theHandpuppet Aug 14 Aug 14 2 207
Eleanor Smeal on the future of the women's rights movement (VIDEO) 0 theHandpuppet Aug 14 Aug 14 0 125
(Ireland) Abortion guidelines North and South deny women their rights under law 0 theHandpuppet Aug 14 Aug 14 0 142
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