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Taxing Tampons: A Call to Feminists?

Maybe the next wave of feminists will be found fighting taxes on tampons. Young women today have grown up with many of the major battles of the movement won by their fore-sisters. Title IX, access to birth control and abortion, … Continue reading

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NBC’s “Playboy” Show: Empowering Women? Not!

“A feminist is anyone who recognizes the equality and full humanity of women and men.”  Gloria Steinem When my eldest son began his freshman year at a liberal arts college, he proudly donned a t-shirt emblazoned with the slogan: “This … Continue reading

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