White House adviser Ivanka Trump is teaming up with Sen. Marco Rubio to put together a paid family leave plan. But the GOP plan would be funded using Social Security benefits, something liberals and even conservative policy expertsShow More Summary
Director Category Diversity 4 ? Number of black directors nominated in Academy Awards history. Also, number of women nominated for best director in Academy Awards history. 1 woman (Kathryn Bigelow, in 2010 for “The Hurt Locker”) has won. 0 black nominees have won. 2010 - First (and, so far, only)...
1. Both Franken and Franks said they believed that the established due process — through an Ethics Committee — would vindicate them, but declined to go through that process and allowed the accusations to be the final word. That may seem...Show More Summary
Many fear the most vulnerable of them “will fall through the cracks.”
'Safe access zones' around abortion centers are an 'overreach.'
Planned Parenthood supporters, with the help of the media, continue to claim that defunding Planned Parenthood will hurt women. But Live Action News has documented time and again the ways in which this claim is deceptive. Federally Qualified...Show More Summary
His supporters will never listen, they'll never learn, and they'll never hold Trump accountable, or demand answers or better behavior from him, and women across the country will suffer for this.
We can’t let him legislate our bodies. May was not a good month for women’s health care. On May 4, a Republican-dominated House of Representatives passed the American Health Care Act ( AHCA ), which proposes to tighten existing regulations on contraceptive access and maternity care and to cut Planned Parenthood from the federal budget. Show More Summary
The president’s new plan is a double-edged sword that will hurt women’s equality in the workplace. Last week, the Trump administration released its budget request to Congress and included a proposal for six weeks of paid family leave to new mothers and fathers, including adoptive parents. Show More Summary
Maximizing women’s presence in the workplace is good business
“When more women start to truly feel this power in themselves, the world will become so magical, it makes my head hurt.”
This "will almost certainly hurt our ability to attract more women." [ more › ]
Much like a wolf in sheep’s clothing, the falsely cloaked Working Families Flexibility Act (H.R. 1180/S. 801) would hurt, not help, working women and families. The Working Families Flexibility Act, a true misnomer if ever there was one,...Show More Summary
On Monday, the State Department informed the Senate that the Trump administration would cut all U.S. funding to UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund, which received about $69 million from the U.S. last year and more than $75 million in 2015. Show More Summary
Ivanka Trump is one of the only people who a chance to stand in front of her fathers disastrous policies that will hurt millions of women. And yet, she did nothing.
The beautiful miracle of pregnancy is rife with anxiety, full of questions like "Is that supposed to hurt?" and "Why does this stranger at the supermarket think they can talk to me?" Redditor YellowWoodenTable's doctor offered some comic relief in the stressful time with answers to important pregnancy-related questions. Show More Summary
Students for Life of America, the nation’s largest pro-life youth organization that serves more than 1,100 college and high school pro-life groups, is showing the multiple award-winning documentary, HUSH, on more than 105 college and medical school campuses on March 23rd. in order to start a conversation about the well-documented and long-term health risks associated […]
Vice President Mike Pence will be awarded the “Working for Women” honor from the Independent Women’s Forum Wednesday despite years of working to hurt women. According to a release sent to New York Magazine, “the award recognizes an individual who values free markets, works to create a...
As immigration raids continue to occur across the nation, the Trump administration has announced several new policies which would shift our immigration system to be increasingly merit-based. Aside from his usual calls to criminalizeShow More Summary
Bill Maher’s segment with a gay alt-right voice, who will go unnamed, has surfaced on the internet because of the hurtful and misinformed comments this individual, shared about Trans women using restrooms. Straight and LGBT people alike were quick to call out this gay alt-right individual. Show More Summary