Ms. (magazine)

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First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated Aug 21 2014 - 1 reports

In Liberia, The Ebola Outbreak is Also a Maternal Health Issue

The current outbreak of Ebola has killed more than 1200 people in West Africa, with Liberia having the largest increase in deaths according to the latest reportable data. Although the death toll from the virus itself is astounding, many people - including ... [Published Ms. - Aug 20 2014]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated Aug 21 2014 - 1 reports

Statement of Feminist Majority Foundation President Eleanor Smeal on Ferguson, Missouri

The following is a statement by our Founder and President, Eleanor Smeal, on the events in Ferguson, Missouri.The Feminist Majority Foundation calls for the appointment of a special prosecutor to conduct a thorough, unbiased investigation into the shooting ... [Published Ms. - Aug 20 2014]
First reported Aug 19 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 1 reports

Hey, Ladies—Being a Woman Is Easy! Deal With It!

Doree Lewak, a features writer for the New York Post , published an op-ed Monday night that touted the joys and thrills of getting catcalled by New York City's finest construction workers (who appear, based on the accompanying photographs, to not ever ... [Published Gawker - Aug 19 2014]
First reported Aug 01 2014 - Updated Aug 02 2014 - 1 reports

Constitutional Court Invalidates Uganda’s Anti-Gay Law

by Feminist Newswire on Aug 1, 2014 • 2:01 PM No CommentsUganda’s Constitutional Court today struck down – on procedural grounds – a package of anti-gay policies signed into law this February by President Yoweri Museveni, but left room for lawmakers ... [Published Feminist Majority Foundation - Aug 01 2014]
First reported Jul 31 2014 - Updated Jul 31 2014 - 2 reports

Massachusetts Enacts New Law to Protect Access to Reproductive Health Facilities

Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick (D) signed into law yesterday a bill to help protect access to reproductive health care facilities in the state.The law, entitled An Act to Promote Public Safety and Protect Access to Reproductive Health Care Facilities ... [Published Ms. - Jul 31 2014]
First reported Jul 29 2014 - Updated Jul 30 2014 - 1 reports

Three Anti-Abortion Extremists Sentenced In Mississippi

Last night, three of four anti-abortion extremists were found guilty by a Jackson, Miss. court for activities carried out during protests against the state's last-standing abortion clinic, Jackson Women's Health Organization (JWHO).Roy McMillan was found ... [Published Ms. - Jul 29 2014]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 2 reports

Henry 'Hank' Hartsfield Jr., space shuttle astronaut, dies at 80

Over his career as an astronaut, Henry "Hank" Hartsfield Jr. spent many years in training and only 20 days in orbit - but they were very good days."I've never had so much fun," he once said of his first mission, a test flight of the shuttle Columbia that ... [Published McClatchy DC - Jul 24 2014]
First reported Jul 23 2014 - Updated Jul 23 2014 - 1 reports

Professional Diversity Network Announces Donna Brazile Will be Joining Its Board of Directors

(GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Professional Diversity Network, Inc. ( Nasdaq:IPDN ) ("PDN") announced today that Ms. Donna Brazile will be joining the Professional Diversity Network Board of Directors upon the completion of the pending merger with National Association ... [Published The CW11 - Jul 23 2014]
First reported Jul 21 2014 - Updated Jul 21 2014 - 1 reports

Detroit Maternal Death Rate Is Triple the US Average

Women in Detroit are dying from pregnancy-related complications at about three times the US average, according to the Michigan Department of Community Health.Twenty-six women died in Detroit over the period 2008-2011 as a result of pregnancy or childbirth, ... [Published Ms. - Jul 21 2014]
First reported Jun 20 2014 - Updated Jun 20 2014 - 1 reports

Think Like a Man Too Has Very Little to Do With Thinking Like a Man

MoreJonah Hill Talks Watching His Not-So-Mom-Friendly Movies With His Mom Here Are the 10 Best Movies of 2014 (So Far) More Straight Outta Compton: Where Are The Members of N.W.A. Now? Katy Perry’s Movie Is Streaming Directly on Facebook Now Bloody ... [Published TIME.com - Jun 20 2014]
First reported Jun 12 2014 - Updated Jun 12 2014 - 1 reports

Yet another label....

A rant..."Emotional disorder"....the words used in a headline in my "Momentum" MS magazine I received. These words can bring an intense reaction from me on most days. I have read these type of statements in almost every issue and in every single article ... [Published HealthBoards - Jun 12 2014]
First reported Jun 03 2014 - Updated Jun 03 2014 - 1 reports

LEES: Men should be involved in women's struggle for equality

The USA began as a country where women couldn’t vote and wives were basically the property of their husbands. One 19th-century woman who ran away from her husband was charged with theft because she “stole” herself from her owner, her husband. Trying to ... [Published Norristown Times Herald - Jun 03 2014]

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...must rapidly scale-up their response and send in more teams," Joanne Liu, international president of Doctors Without Borders, said in a statement. "It is urgent that management and coordination are improved, but also that strategies are implemented to reach all affected areas and to help improve general access to healthcare in areas where the system has collapsed."
...intimidation that doctors, patients, and clinic staff have had to endure," said Feminist Majority Foundation Executive Director Katherine Spillar. "This new law will help ensure that no one will have to walk a gauntlet to exercise her constitutional right to abortion."
...The resolution to create the World Day was adopted by the UN in 2013. The resolution stated the day is necessary to "raise awareness of the situation of victims of human trafficking and for the promotion and protection of their rights."
...he once said of his first mission, a test flight of the shuttle Columbia that made a triumphant July 4 touchdown at Edwards Air Force Base in 1982. "We talked about turning the radio off and staying up there."

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In Liberia, The Ebola Outbreak is Also a Matern... [Published Ms. - Aug 20 2014]
Statement of Feminist Majority Foundation Presi... [Published Ms. - Aug 20 2014]
Hey, Ladies—Being a Woman Is Easy! Deal With It! [Published Gawker - Aug 19 2014]
Constitutional Court Invalidates Uganda’s Anti-... [Published Feminist Majority Foundation - Aug 01 2014]
Massachusetts Enacts New Law to Protect Access ... [Published Ms. - Jul 31 2014]
First World Day Against Human Trafficking Encou... [Published Ms. - Jul 31 2014]
Three Anti-Abortion Extremists Sentenced In Mis... [Published Ms. - Jul 29 2014]
Henry 'Hank' Hartsfield Jr., space shuttle astr... [Published McClatchy DC - Jul 24 2014]
Henry 'Hank' Hartsfield [Published Telegraph - Jul 24 2014]
Professional Diversity Network Announces Donna ... [Published The CW11 - Jul 23 2014]
Detroit Maternal Death Rate Is Triple the US Av... [Published Ms. - Jul 21 2014]
Think Like a Man Too Has Very Little to Do With... [Published TIME.com - Jun 20 2014]
Yet another label.... [Published HealthBoards - Jun 12 2014]
LEES: Men should be involved in women's struggl... [Published Norristown Times Herald - Jun 03 2014]
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A rant..."Emotional disorder"....the words used in a headline in my "Momentum" MS magazine I received. These words can bring an intense reaction from me on most days. I have read these type of statements in almost every issue and in every single article ...
8 TV Shows That Have Been Un-Canceled [Published Wall St. Cheat Sheet - May 30 2014]
It’s the never-ending cycle of TV shows. You find one (or more) shows that you like, you follow those shows religiously, and then cross your fingers each year, hoping it’ll live to see another season. But all TV shows eventually must come to an ...
15 Unbelievably Sexist Adverts From The 1970s [Published BuzzFeed - Latest - May 01 2014]
These magazine ads, via artist Mitch O’Connell , show us the kind of thing feminism was up against. Ms magazine , founded in 1971 by Gloria Steinem and others, quickly became an important part of the feminist movement in America. A regular feature, ...
Fifty shades of Wonder in Marin Theatre Co.’s L... [Published Chad Jones' Theater Dogs - Feb 26 2014]
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