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Proposal to Amend DU TOS Language 23 Gormy Cuss Dec 2012 Nov 2020 11 21401
Spain: Sports world needs to prevent not just respond to sexual harassment 0 KG Friday Friday 0 341
It's a woman's rights issue. 0 AndyS Tuesday Tuesday 3 341
Enbridge Line 3: Sexual violence along pipeline route follows Indigenous women's warnings 1 Eugene Jun 4 Jun 4 1 641
What was it like? 3 babylonsister May 27 May 27 40 1403
El Salvador's house of horror becomes grisly emblem of war on women 0 Eugene May 25 May 25 2 1069
"I'm not pro-murdering babies." 4 babylonsister May 24 May 24 14 698
Spain PM decries domestic violence surge after five women killed in a week 1 Eugene May 24 May 24 4 486
Give 'em hell, Nancy. You rock. lady, 15 Kath2 May 23 May 24 53 2282
Excellent quote from Margaret Sanger. And so true today. 3 Kath2 May 23 May 24 13 594
The Texas abortion ban is a performance of misogyny. But it might get worse 9 Eugene May 23 May 23 5 562
2000 article on abortion is still true- The Only Moral Abortion Is My Abortion 4 irisblue May 20 May 20 5 602
State Campaigns to Outlaw Abortion Barely Mentioned by Major Outlets 1 Judi Lynn May 20 May 20 7 524
Violence against women 'a pandemic', warns UN envoy 1 Eugene May 13 May 19 5 560
Groups ask judge to block Indiana 'abortion reversal' law 1 Eugene May 18 May 19 3 582
The Real Reason Women Aren't Applying For Restaurant Jobs 1 appalachiablue May 16 May 16 5 1281
Lest we forget: the original Mothers' Day was an anti-war protest, led by feminists, and social 8 niyad May 9 May 10 19 1285
Ethiopian patriarch pleads for international help to stop rape and genocide by government troops 2 Eugene May 8 May 8 4 617
Deb Haaland 'Absolutely' Focused On Tackling Violence Against Native Women 1 Yo_Mama_Been_Loggin May 6 May 6 4 639
This is one bad ass lady. Love her! 11 Kath2 May 2 May 3 77 3124
Understanding How the Laws Encourage Violence, History of MMIW 2 Cobalt Violet May 2 May 2 12 902
About the U.S. Military Code of Dress 21 ancianita Apr 25 Apr 26 11 1392
Today's doodle honours Dame Anne McLaren, scientist who specialized in developmental biology, 3 niyad Apr 26 Apr 26 6 898
Activists urge movement on Reproductive Freedom Act (New Jersey) 1 TexasTowelie Apr 23 Apr 26 3 500
Illinois House OKs bill to license professional midwives 1 TexasTowelie Apr 22 Apr 22 2 286
Law requiring rape/incest victims to make a police report in order to have an abortion. 5 berniesandersmittens Apr 22 Apr 22 8 931
I'm the Head of Planned Parenthood. We're Done Making Excuses for Our Founder. 6 WhiskeyGrinder Apr 17 Apr 17 21 1567
Today's doodle honours Dr. Laura Bassi, Italian physicist, the first woman to be awarded a degree 2 niyad Apr 17 Apr 17 7 913
Nebraska corrections official resigns in protest over decision to deny inmate's abortion 1 mahatmakanejeeves Apr 14 Apr 17 8 1083
Biden rolls back Trump's anti-abortion curbs on family planning funds 3 DonViejo Apr 14 Apr 14 4 671
FDA lifts curbs on dispensing abortion pills during pandemic 1 WhiskeyGrinder Apr 13 Apr 14 3 506
The Only Ones Arrested After a Child's Rape: The Women Who Helped Her 3 Eugene Apr 13 Apr 13 12 897
She survived a throat-slashing at age 10. Years later, a man started sending her pictures. 2 mahatmakanejeeves Apr 10 Apr 13 13 1966
Pakistan PM Imran Khan criticised for rape 'victim blaming' 1 Eugene Apr 7 Apr 8 2 606
Who got blamed for the Ever Green wreck? A woman driver of course. 1 JohnnyRingo Apr 5 Apr 5 10 1208
Women's anger at 'abuse of power' during Bristol police raids 1 Emrys Apr 4 Apr 4 3 770
Secretary Deb Haaland Launches Missing & Murdered Unit at Interior Dept 2 mucifer Apr 3 Apr 3 7 855
Courting an Ex 5 TexasTowelie Mar 30 Apr 3 6 757
I shouldn't post this. It's too negative. But I'm FED UP. 5 ancianita Mar 27 Mar 28 13 1670
Pink Boots Society Wants Its Brewing Circle to Be Even More Inclusive 3 Celerity Mar 27 Mar 27 3 929
'Ugliest crime': Outcry in Sudan over lack of justice for killing of teenage girl 1 Eugene Mar 26 Mar 26 5 625
Strauss-Kahn accuser Tristane Banon helps shape new French rape law 1 Eugene Mar 26 Mar 26 2 878
American female politicians were two to three times more likely to receive abusive Twitter comments 3 LessAspin Mar 25 Mar 26 3 768
Cross post: This: Powerful Women. 3 sheshe2 Mar 24 Mar 25 6 499
Conservatives Tried to Use the Pandemic to Crush Abortion Access. Abortion Funds Fought Back. 1 Demovictory9 Mar 24 Mar 24 8 690
Jessica Valenti: How Many Women Have to Die to End 'Temptation'? 1 Eugene Mar 23 Mar 24 9 772
Wife Selling, Wife Auctioning, English Custom 17th -19th Centuries; Worldwide 3 appalachiablue Mar 22 Mar 22 3 852
Firefighters should not face charge of raping girl, French court rules 5 Eugene Mar 20 Mar 20 5 994
Turkey leaves Istanbul Convention on Domestic Violence since it holds women equal 2 muriel_volestrangler Mar 20 Mar 20 6 717
Sarah Everard. #MeToo Australia. Atlanta. VAWA. OneBillionRising. Each of these exemplifies the 0 niyad Mar 17 Mar 17 3 604
xPost: House set to vote to reauthorize Violence Against Women Act & CLOSING the boyfriend loophole. 4 riversedge Mar 17 Mar 17 7 793
Women Dominated Beer Brewing Until They Were Accused of Being Witches 7 demmiblue Mar 17 Mar 17 8 639
On March 15, 1933, Ruth Bader Ginsburg was born. 1 mahatmakanejeeves Mar 16 Mar 16 2 437
The War on Indigenous Women 4 Judi Lynn Mar 2021 Mar 16 6 476
Bill to prohibit drug-induced abortions advances in Wyoming Legislature 11 TexasTowelie Mar 15 Mar 15 6 756
'care work done by poor women is worth 10.8 trillion US dollars: 3X bigger than whole tech industry' 2 Donkees Mar 2021 Mar 2021 11 844
The Case of Sarah Everard: London Abduction Brings Wave of Women's Safety Concerns 3 question everything Mar 2021 Mar 2021 7 883
A Women's March in Mexico City Turns Violent, With at Least 81 Injured 2 Omaha Steve Mar 2021 Mar 2021 3 760
She was Demoted, Doubted and Rejected But Now Her Work is the Basis of the Covid-19 Vaccine 1 NNadir Mar 2021 Mar 2021 14 1087
"Fearless Girl" breaks glass ceiling... 2 brooklynite Mar 2021 Mar 2021 11 863
Fair Pay Political Round table - CSW65 Parallel Event 1 Celerity Mar 2021 Mar 2021 2 558
X-Post: Gazing upon 'Portraits of Change; Women's History Month; Union Station in Washington, DC, 1 riversedge Mar 2021 Mar 2021 2 631
Celebrating the 'Radium Girls' and Working Women Who Fought for Their Rights 12 TexasTowelie Mar 2020 Mar 2021 18 1740
Women's day: Mexico barrier turned into women's memorial 1 Eugene Mar 2021 Mar 2021 5 343
March is National Women's HERstory Month. This year's theme is "Valiant Women Win The Vote: 7 niyad Mar 2021 Mar 2021 8 795
"Your body is a battleground" 2 Celerity Mar 2021 Mar 2021 10 663
On this day, March 4, 1933, Frances Perkins became Secretary of Labor. 1 mahatmakanejeeves Mar 2021 Mar 2021 1 867
20 Women-Owned Businesses to Support in Atlanta 2 Celerity Mar 2021 Mar 2021 3 622
Cawthorn: Reports of my sexual misconduct are just about 'attacking a Republican' 8 turbinetree Mar 2021 Mar 2021 6 1064
Who Made the Hats for Scarlet O'Hara? Meet Mildred Blount 2 Me. Mar 2021 Mar 2021 6 824
Facebook doesn't seem to mind that facial recognition glasses would endanger women 4 turbinetree Feb 2021 Mar 2021 6 680
Japan women's minister opposes plan to allow keeping of birth names 2 Eugene Feb 2021 Feb 2021 4 879
Syrian Journalist Lin Al-Atrash: Some Girls Shame Their Families and "Deserve to Be Killed" 2 janterry Feb 2021 Feb 2021 2 672
Should First Lady be capitalized? So we have Dr. Jill Biden. Most people cannot be bothered with 5 niyad Feb 2021 Feb 2021 3 942
Today's google doodle honours Zitkala Sa, native and women's rights activist, educator, writer, 0 niyad Feb 2021 Feb 2021 2 750
It's about time. 1 catbyte Feb 2021 Feb 2021 3 555
Colorado Republican Lawmakers Are Trying to Make Abortion a Felony Again 2 TexasTowelie Feb 2021 Feb 2021 5 953
Fear of Trump delayed promotions for Female Generals 2 LessAspin Feb 2021 Feb 2021 3 797
Dismantling patriarchy*. How do we go about it? What do you think we need to do? OneBillionRising 3 niyad Feb 2021 Feb 2021 4 791
Hamas court says women need guardian's approval to travel 5 Eugene Feb 2021 Feb 2021 2 815
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