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On Saturday, the FBI arrested the leader of the United Constitutional Patriots, an armed militia that illegally hunts and detains hundreds of undocumented migrants seeking asylum at the border. Larry Mitchel Hopkins, the leader of the militia, was arre… Read more at: Feminist Newswire – Feminist Newswire
Priyanka Chaturvedi, the Congressional Spokesperson for India’s UPCC Party, has resigned from her position. Chaturvedi stated in a message on Twitter that this was a result of misbehavior by workers as well as a lack of regard for her within the party … Read more at: Feminist Newswire – Feminist Newswire
Once again the world is hearing reports of two women fleeing their home of Saudi Arabia, shedding light on the status of women in the country. The two sisters, Wafa and Maha al-Subaie, have fled Saudi Arabia to seek asylum in the country of Georgia. Sa… Read more at: Feminist Newswire – Feminist Newswire
The TikTok App has been removed from Indian Google and Apple Stores this week, as a result of a state court ruling. The app was determined to be exposing children to inappropriate content. The Indian Supreme Court Tuesday allowed for the lower court ru… Read more at: Feminist Newswire – Feminist Newswire
Nusrat Jahan Rafi, a 19-year-old girl who reported her headmaster for sexual harassment, died on April 10 after being set on fire at school. Nusrat’s death has resulted in protests and outrage on social media. Since her death, police have arrested 15 p… Read more at: Feminist Newswire – Feminist Newswire
The President of Afghanistan, Ashraf Ghani, confirmed that a delegation representing the Afghan government and people will be going to Doha to meet with the Taliban representatives on April 20th. The 250 member delegation includes 52 women. The Taliban… Read more at: Feminist Newswire – Feminist Newswire
What processes and systems do you have in place for your business? You have them, even if you don’t know it! That’s one reason why today I decided to talk about the difference between processes and systems and how they work together. But when I Googled it to see if someone could define it clearly, […]
On Tuesday, the Act for Women Campaign alongside Planned Parenthood, National Network of Abortion Funds, and Center of Reproductive Rights, held a briefing on two bills that aim to protect the constitutional and reproductive rights of women nationwide…. Read more at: Feminist Newswire – Feminist Newswire
The Trinamool Congress Party (TMC) is attempting to rectify India’s poor representation of women in their law-making bodies by nominating 41 percent female candidates for races in the Lok Sabha, the lower house of parliament. Despite women making up al… Read more at: Feminist Newswire – Feminist Newswire
New research, including research by the Gender Champions in Nuclear Policy, suggests that women are a vital part of preventing nuclear conflict, as well as resolving potential nuclear weapon issues. Including women in non-proliferation talks increases … Read more at: Feminist Newswire – Feminist Newswire
India’s Supreme Court is now considering a case to allow women into mosques because currently, most mosques in India do not allow women at all or have a separate entrance for women to worship in a segregated area. Individuals began a petition to allow … Read more at: Feminist Newswire – Feminist Newswire
Invasive and medically meaningless examinations, that are meant to determine a girl or women’s virginity status by inspecting their hymen or inserting fingers into their vagina, has persisted in Afghanistan, despite the government’s official public hea… Read more at: Feminist Newswire – Feminist Newswire
Ohio has officially banned abortions after 5-6 weeks of pregnancy, before many women even know they are pregnant. The law will make an exception to save a woman’s life, however no exceptions for cases of rape and incest. It will take effect in 90 days … Read more at: Feminist Newswire – Feminist Newswire
On Thursday, Seoul’s Constitutional Court voted 7-to-2 to overturn the 66-year-old abortion ban in South Korea, which criminalized abortion except in cases of rape, incest or imminent danger to the women’s health, and was one of the strictest abortion … Read more at: Feminist Newswire – Feminist Newswire
President Trump’s highly controversial and discriminatory military policy to ban all transgender individuals from serving in the United States Military will officially take effect today at the Pentagon. In addition to banning transgender individuals fr… Read more at: Feminist Newswire – Feminist Newswire
Texas lawmakers are considering a bill, called the Abolition of Abortion in Texas Act or House Bill 896, that would ban all abortion in the state as well as charge women who have abortions with homicide, a crime punishable by death penalty in the state… Read more at: Feminist Newswire – Feminist Newswire
Twenty-four hours after a right-wing terrorist killed 50 people in a Christchurch mosque, Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern announced a national ban on military-style semiautomatic weapons. The introduced bill’s ban extends to all high-capacity ammun… Read more at: Feminist Newswire – Feminist Newswire
Last week, Chikushi Jogakuen University, a women’s university located in Fukuoka, Japan, on the island of Kyushu, announced they will begin accepting transgender students for admission. The university stated they will give more details towards the end … Read more at: Feminist Newswire – Feminist Newswire