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Today is Latina Equal Pay Day, the day of 2016 that Latina women would need to work to in order to accumulate what a white man earned in 2015.
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Today is Latina Equal Pay Day

Today is Latina Equal Pay Day, the day of 2016 that Latina women would need to work to in order to accumulate what a white man earned in 2015. Related posts: Massachusetts Passes Groundbreaking Equal Pay Law Read more at: Feminist Newswire – Feminist Majority Foundation Blog

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The Supreme Court announced last week that it will hear the case of Gavin Grimm, a 17-year-old transgender student who was barred from using the boys’ restroom at his Virginia high school.<div>
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Supreme Court Will Hear Case of Transgender Student Barred from School Restroom

The Supreme Court announced last week that it will hear the case of Gavin Grimm, a 17-year-old transgender student who was barred from using the boys’ restroom at his Virginia high school. Related posts:Obama Administration and States in Contention over Transgender Rights Army Approves Gender-Transition Surgery for Chelsea Manning Obama Administration Issues Title IX Guidance […]

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Brigham Young University announced on Wednesday that it will no longer investigate the student-victims who report sexual assault for breaches of the honor code.<div>
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BYU Adopts Honor Code Amnesty Clause for Sexual Assault Victims

Brigham Young University announced on Wednesday that it will no longer investigate the student-victims who report sexual assault for breaches of the honor code. Related posts:Obama Administration Issues Title IX Guidance to K-12 Schools Stanford’s Ban on Hard Alcohol Sends the Wrong Message About Sexual Assault Feminist Majority Foundation Releases Report on Title IX Coordinators […]

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Sex workers in California are fighting back against the current criminalization of their profession. <div>
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Fight to End the Criminalization of Sex Workers Continues in California

Sex workers in California are fighting back against the current criminalization of their profession. Related posts:Stanford’s Ban on Hard Alcohol Sends the Wrong Message About Sexual Assault California Assembly Passes Bill to Eliminate Statute of Limitations for Felony Sex Crimes California Works to Close Rape Law Loophole Read more at: Feminist Newswire – Feminist Majority […]

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Alaska must pay the nearly $1 million in legal fees that Planned Parenthood of the Great Northwest and the Hawaiian Islands, as well as two Alaskan physicians, incurred fighting the state’s unconstitutional parental notification law. <div>
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Alaska to Reimburse Planned Parenthood Legal Fees over Parental Notification Law

Alaska must pay the nearly $1 million in legal fees that Planned Parenthood of the Great Northwest and the Hawaiian Islands, as well as two Alaskan physicians, incurred fighting the state’s unconstitutional parental notification law. Related posts:Anti-Abortion Laws Permanently Blocked in Florida Lawmakers Push for Zika Funding Bill that Protects Family Planning Planned Parenthood Protected […]

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On Monday, the Durham City Council became the first governing city body in North Carolina to pass a resolution in support of the Equal Rights Amendment (ERA) to the U.S. Constitution.<div>
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City of Durham, North Carolina Passes ERA Resolution

On Monday, the Durham City Council became the first governing city body in North Carolina to pass a resolution in support of the Equal Rights Amendment (ERA) to the U.S. Constitution. Related posts:Small Victory in Fight Against North Carolina’s Bathroom Bill Supreme Court Will Not Revive North Carolina Voter Restriction Laws North Carolina Drops Lawsuit […]

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A Joplin, Missouri man was sentenced to 63 months in jail on Tuesday for setting fire to a local mosque and attempting to burn down the town’s Planned Parenthood clinic twice. <div>
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Two Unaffiliated Anti-Abortion Extremists Plead Guilty to FACE Violations

A Joplin, Missouri man was sentenced to 63 months in jail on Tuesday for setting fire to a local mosque and attempting to burn down the town’s Planned Parenthood clinic twice. Related posts:Judge Rules Planned Parenthood Shooter is Still Not Competent to Stand Trial Victory for Louisiana Planned Parenthood House Select Investigative Panel Recommends StemExpress […]

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