This week, the Supreme Court heard oral arguments in the lawsuit against Myriad Genetics, challenging its right to hold patents on two genes linked to increased risk of breast and ovarian cancer.
In this video clip, Winfrey disclosed that she also was subjected to unequal pay due to her gender not too long ago. Watch the clip to learn about the "Aha!" moment that encouraged her to take the risk of writing the pay checks herself.
Many women have limited access to abortion. Several states allow non-physician clinicians to perform medication or aspiration abortions, and a new study recommends expanding the type of providers who can perform the procedure.
As the high-profile Steubenville rape case opens, the defense implies as the victim didn't affirmatively say no,she must have said yes.
Americans are still fighting publicly over the issue of abortion access, but as this graphic shows, 55% percent of women think abortion should be legal and accessible.
by Maritza I. Reyes