Tag Archives: women issues
By Miriam Vishniac | Published: November 28, 2011
When the GOP puts out "pro-life" ads, they don’t show the real consequences of denying women the right to control their reproductive destinies. They don’t show the staggering number of women who are not healthy enough for pregnancy, or suffer from complications. They show you sugary images of smiling families and healthy babies. "Pro-life" as pro-family is a blatant lie, and it’s time the GOP fessed up.
Yesterday the front page article of the newspaper asked, “Should women submit?”/ A Reason to vote for my column
By Stacy Nunnally | Published: August 31, 2011
Tennessee needs women's voices represented in the news. Yesterday, the newspaper featured a front page article on whether women should submit to their husbands in the home. Please help me win an 8 week column in this same newspaper to focus on REAL issues for women and LGBT in Tennessee. http://ow.ly/6ev3H
By Anna | Published: July 25, 2010
This week in Israel, an Arab-Israeli man who had consensual sex with a Jewish Israeli woman was sentenced to 18 months in prison for rape. When the woman found out that he was Arab, and not Jewish as she had assumed, she immediately went to the police and filed a rape case.