Tag: Women’s Rights

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Harvey Weinstein Donated $100K to Planned Parenthood in May

Scandal-ridden Hollywood megaproducer Harvey Weinstein attended Planned Parenthood’s gala fundraising event in May and donated $100,000 to the abortion chain that claims to be at the forefront of women’s rights.

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EU Moves to ‘Criminalise’ Pro-Life Views and ‘Abortion Denial’

The European Parliament has been accused of trying to “criminalise” pro-life views and opposition abortion, after passing a paper describing restricting abortion as “violence” and demanding “all the Member States to guarantee… legal abortion.”

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Dairy Cows are ‘Raped’ to Produce Milk, Says PETA

The animal rights group, PETA (People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals), says dairy cows are raped to produce milk. The organization attempts to equate artificial insemination of farm animals to women being raped and human trafficking sex crimes. “When

FILE- In this March 27, 2017, file photo, U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., addresses business leaders during a New England Council luncheon in Boston. Warren is slated to deliver the commencement address at Boston’s Wheelock College on Friday, May 19. (AP Photo/Steven Senne, File)

Elizabeth Warren to President Trump: ‘Donald, You Ain’t Seen Nasty Yet’

On Friday, Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) stood on an empty New York stage, reading excerpts from her latest book, This Fight is Our Fight: The Battle to Save America’s Middle Class, and could hardly restrain her excitement while reading what sounded like a warning for President Donald Trump: “Donald, you ain’t seen nasty yet.”

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United Nations Elects Saudi Arabia to Women’s Rights Commission

The United Nations Economic and Social Council voted late last week to place Saudi Arabia on the Commission on the Status of Women for a four-year term beginning in 2018, despite that country’s appalling record on the treatment of women.

Women and children wait on June 30, 2016, to visit one of the UNICEF nutrition clinics, on the outskirts of Maiduguri, capital of Borno State, an area that has been torn apart for the last seven years by Boko Haram insurgents

Nigeria: Thousands of Women Protest Boko Haram Suicide Bombings, Rape, Abductions

Thousands of women in Nigeria took the streets of the northern capital Maiduguri this weekend to protest the government’s inability to eradicate the Islamic State affiliate Boko Haram, which has not ceased in committing mass abductions, rapes, and murders since the government claimed victory over them in 2015.

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The UN Demands that Ireland Lift Abortion Restrictions

A new report from a UN committee on women’s rights has slammed Ireland’s pro-life laws, demanding that the predominantly Catholic nation alter the Eighth Amendment to its constitution that bans the procedure.

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Op-Ed: Women’s Rights Are Human Rights

In May of 2016, President Obama issued an edict that all school children could declare their own gender and use the restroom, locker room and shower of their choice.

Afghanistan: Jealous Man Chops Wife’s Ears Off

Afghanistan: Jealous Man Chops Wife’s Ears Off

A jealous husband in northern Afghanistan is on the run from authorities after he allegedly tied up his 21-year-old Afghan wife and severed both her ears, marking the latest in a series of similar high-profile domestic violence attacks in the war-ravaged country.

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Five Women Whose Rights the ‘Women’s March’ Left Behind

On Saturday, a coalition of actresses, pop stars, and Michael Moore congregated in cities throughout the country to protest the peaceful transfer of power between Presidents Barack Obama and Donald Trump, a centuries-old American tradition.

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Washington Post Announces Women’s March with Male Symbol

A minor typo is one thing, but it must have taken considerable effort to create the cover for the Washington Post Express magazine, which shows a throng of demonstrators standing in the shape of… the traditional male symbol, the sign of the war god Mars.

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Gloria Steinem, Planned Parenthood Partner in Women’s March Against Trump

Radical feminist Gloria Steinem and abortion business Planned Parenthood have partnered for the event, dubbed the Women’s March on Washington, on January 21. According to the Washington Post, more than 100,000 activists associated with progressive causes are registered for the event.

A delegate holds up a sign that reads 'A Woman's Place is in The White House' on the third day of the Democratic National Convention at the Wells Fargo Center, July 27, 2016 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton received the number of votes needed to secure the …

Hillary Clinton’s Real Record On Women and Children

As Hillary Clinton’s 2016 campaign unfolded, she ultimately showed herself to be “vulnerable” on the subject of human rights due to the Clinton Foundation’s fundraising practices of accepting contributions from countries that condoned the abuse of women and children.