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Millions of young women promised free period products by government still not receiving items

<p>Campaigners called for ministers to make the scheme mandatory - ensuring schools are forced to sign up - as they warned the measure was more vital than ever due to period poverty surging in the wake of the pandemic</p>

Millions of young women promised free period products by government still not receiving items Millions of young women promised free period products by government still not receiving items Millions of girls and young women who were promised free period products by the government are still not receiving them as less than half of schools and colleges have signed up to …

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Women Will Support Kamala Harris by Wearing Pearls on Inauguration Day

Women Will Support Kamala Harris by Wearing Pearls on Inauguration Day

Women Will Support Kamala Harris by Wearing Pearls on Inauguration Day Women Will Support Kamala Harris by Wearing Pearls on Inauguration Day Ms. Allison doesn’t take a single day for granted. “If I am alive for Inauguration Day and have my health, I will be watching every bit of it,” she said. “For that day I will probably get a …

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Will Biden’s Stimulus Package Help Women Get Back to Work?

Will Biden's Stimulus Package Help Women Get Back to Work?

Will Biden’s Stimulus Package Help Women Get Back to Work? Will Biden’s Stimulus Package Help Women Get Back to Work? “What that signals to me is that the new administration understands the magnitude of the problem.” — C. Nicole Mason, president and chief executive of the Institute for Women’s Policy Research In Her Words is available as a newsletter. Sign …

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Mary Catherine Bateson Dies at 82; Anthropologist on Lives of Women

Mary Catherine Bateson Dies at 82; Anthropologist on Lives of Women

Mary Catherine Bateson Dies at 82; Anthropologist on Lives of Women Mary Catherine Bateson Dies at 82; Anthropologist on Lives of Women Mary Catherine Bateson, a cultural anthropologist who was the author of quietly groundbreaking books on women’s lives — and who as the only child of Margaret Mead had once been one of the most famous babies in America …

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Egypt Overturns Jail Sentences for 2 Women Who Gained Fame on TikTok

Egypt Overturns Jail Sentences for 2 Women Who Gained Fame on TikTok

Egypt Overturns Jail Sentences for 2 Women Who Gained Fame on TikTok Egypt Overturns Jail Sentences for 2 Women Who Gained Fame on TikTok CAIRO — An Egyptian court has overturned the sentences of two young women who were convicted and imprisoned last year on charges of “violating family values” and “inciting debauchery” after they gained fame on TikTok, according …

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Seoul’s Advice to Pregnant Women: Cook, Clean and Stay Attractive

Seoul’s Advice to Pregnant Women: Cook, Clean and Stay Attractive

Seoul’s Advice to Pregnant Women: Cook, Clean and Stay Attractive Seoul’s Advice to Pregnant Women: Cook, Clean and Stay Attractive According to a 2017 report by the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development, the gender pay gap in South Korea is the highest among its 37 member countries. Working women earn nearly 40 percent less than men, and many stop …

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Suzi Analogue Wants Black Women in Experimental Music to Never Compromise

Suzi Analogue Wants Black Women in Experimental Music to Never Compromise

Suzi Analogue Wants Black Women in Experimental Music to Never Compromise Suzi Analogue Wants Black Women in Experimental Music to Never Compromise The Black Lives Matter protests of 2020 put renewed pressure on the music industry to scrutinize its long-troubled relationship with race. It’s a business that has relied on Black talent onstage without investing in Black executives behind the …

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Kim Chernin, Who Wrote About Women, Weight and Identity, Dies at 80

Kim Chernin, Who Wrote About Women, Weight and Identity, Dies at 80

Kim Chernin, Who Wrote About Women, Weight and Identity, Dies at 80 Kim Chernin, Who Wrote About Women, Weight and Identity, Dies at 80 Kim Chernin, a feminist author and counselor who wrote with compassion about female body dysmorphia and its cultural causes, as well as her own upbringing as the daughter of a fiery Communist organizer jailed for her …

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January blues: How the women of the Jazz Age are finally getting their dues

Ladies sing the blues: Billie Holiday, Ma Rainey and Bessie Smith

January blues: How the women of the Jazz Age are finally getting their dues January blues: How the women of the Jazz Age are finally getting their dues I n all of Netflix’s festive programming, a film that reimagined a Black female blues pioneer is the most talked-about of the season. Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom, an adaptation of August Wilson’s …

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Cryptocurrency Start-Up Underpaid Women and Black Employees, Data Shows

Cryptocurrency Start-Up Underpaid Women and Black Employees, Data Shows

Cryptocurrency Start-Up Underpaid Women and Black Employees, Data Shows Cryptocurrency Start-Up Underpaid Women and Black Employees, Data Shows The fast-growing cryptocurrency start-up Coinbase has been rattled in recent months by tensions between executives and employees who said they were being treated unfairly because of their race or gender. While management at the company has argued that the complaints were limited …

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