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If your future lies in being a digital nomad, you’ll be inspired to learn that 85 percent of nomads are extremely ...
In Canada alone, one in five of us will experience mental health difficulties this year: looking after our minds is as important ...
Guest post submission by Jayna Nickert, MFT on behalf of Focus Essentials: January is Mental Wellness Awareness Month, and that means ...
In the past few decades, the use of prescription antidepressants has gone up an alarming 400%. While this isn’t likely news ...
I was so happy to hear that Jillian Michaels slammed the Keto diet a few days ago. Because I ...
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I have always had a problem with these so-called spiritual gurus. They pretend that they are spiritually evolved and they ...
The one strange adjustment issue I have been facing over the last few months due to the significant weight ...
Guest post submission by Jayna Nickert, MFT on behalf of Focus Essentials: Now that winter is here and the holidays are ...
Mayors from across the US came together today to sign a letter condemning Trump’s proposed changes to the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program which would potentially disqualify 3 million people from receiving food stamps. According to the letter,… Read more at: Feminist Newswire – Feminist Newswire
The Trump Administration has moved to enact new rules that would overturn protections that mandate safe and sanitary conditions at detention facilities and allow border agents to detain migrant children indefinitely, claiming it will allow them to keep… Read more at: Feminist Newswire – Feminist Newswire
Where I am, most of the kids started their new year of school last week. When I was a kid, this time of year meant a new planner for the academic year, new notebooks, and new folders. As an adult without kids, this time of year means I get to take advantage of back to […]
19-year-old Farhan Sheikh was arrested in Chicago on Monday after making threats on social media to attack patients and doctors at an abortion clinic this coming Friday. Sheikh posted the threats on iFunny, a meme sharing app that is becoming a hot spo… Read more at: Feminist Newswire – Feminist Newswire
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A statement on Planned Parenthood’s impending withdrawal from Title X from Eleanor Smeal, president of the Feminist Majority Foundation: “Today is a giant step backwards for reproductive justice, human rights, and the American medical community. The Tr… Read more at: Feminist Newswire – Feminist Newswire
The New York City Police Department announced Monday that it will be firing Daniel Pantaleo, the officer responsible for the chokehold that led to the 2014 death of Eric Garner which prompted protests against police brutality across the country. Pantal… Read more at: Feminist Newswire – Feminist Newswire
Planned Parenthood says that it will withdraw from Title X just days from now unless a federal court intervenes to save their Title X funding. Due to the Trump administration’s “domestic gag” rule Title X recipients are prevented from performing, couns… Read more at: Feminist Newswire – Feminist Newswire
Birth control mail order services are in danger after CVS indicated it would cut reimbursement rates for home delivery, putting members in jeopardy of losing access to their birth control due to rising costs. #CVSDeniesCare began trending on Twitter Th… Read more at: Feminist Newswire – Feminist Newswire
Mayor Jim Kenney (D) held a press conference last night in which he called on legislators to strengthen gun control laws after an eight hour standoff between police and an active shooter in North Philadelphia. The mayor expressed frustration and outrag… Read more at: Feminist Newswire – Feminist Newswire
I keep seeing this recommendation to only have 3 things on your to-do list a day. The first time I remember seeing it I wondered if this person spent A LOT of time in meetings and had extremely little time to do anything else. After all, a VERY common piece of productivity advice around to-do […]
Former Georgia gubernatorial candidate Stacey Abrams announced this week that she will not be running for president in 2020, but said in an interview with the New York Times that she would be open to a VP nomination from any of the 2020 Democratic cand… Read more at: Feminist Newswire – Feminist Newswire
This past weekend, Jeffery Epstein, who was convicted of prostitution charges and was recently charged for sex-trafficking, was found dead by apparent suicide in federal jail; however, accusers are still seeking justice through civil cases against Epst… Read more at: Feminist Newswire – Feminist Newswire
This week, a three-day long exhibition of handicrafts made by Afghan women was showcased in Afghanistan’s capital city, Kabul, to celebrate the country’s 100th independence day. The handicraft exhibition was a part of several other upcoming programs fo… Read more at: Feminist Newswire – Feminist Newswire
Early today, a United Nations (U.N.) report composed by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change was released in Geneva, Switzerland, detailing the fast approaching effects of climate change and their impact on global food security. The report exa… Read more at: Feminist Newswire – Feminist Newswire
This ongoing debate on immigration reform in the United States reached a new tipping point yesterday after U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) agents invaded a food production plant in Morton, Mississippi, arresting 680 undocumented workers … Read more at: Feminist Newswire – Feminist Newswire
Wednesday morning, Cyntoia Brown was released from jail after being sentenced to life in prison for killing a man responsible for sex trafficking her when she was only 16. She was granted clemency in January by then Tennessee Governor Haslam. Her cleme… Read more at: Feminist Newswire – Feminist Newswire
This Tuesday, Ohio Governor Mike DeWine released a series of policy proposals aimed at reducing gun violence statewide. He addressed the issue from both major perspectives, outlining ideas to ensure better mental healthcare services and to implement gu… Read more at: Feminist Newswire – Feminist Newswire