#NotYourAsianSidekick is no "flash in the pan." In December, writer and organizer Suey Park was fed up. She started a conversation via Twitter, but it didn't stop there. With the help of 18 Million Rising, Park and other activists held a forum on how to go from conversation to action.
As the FDA keeps rejecting a drug known as flibanserin, some are questioning why it's so hard to find the perfect pill for a low libido. Yet, a filmmaker who originally set out to document breakthroughs in science and sexuality came to an epiphany--there's no such thing as female sexual dysfunction. One way to fix "the problem," she says, is to focus more on sex education. Yes, even for grownups.
Virginia state senator Richard Black thinks that spousal rape should not be a crime. And he's running for Congress. UltraViolet responds and asks public to take action. Yet, with all the bad press, you'd think some Republicans would keep their foots out of their mouths.
Lynne Machado, the husband of Marlise Munoz, is suing the Texas hospital that is keeping his wife's brain-dead body alive just because she is pregnant. Blogger Rachel Walden from Our Bodies, Ourselves weighs in.
Human Rights Watch released a report stating that certain “extremist armed opposition groups are imposing strict and discriminatory rules on women and girls that have no basis in Syrian law,” but their are some brave women not afraid to question "law."
Abortion protesters may soon have the right to harass women in Massachusetts if Supreme Court justices rule in favor of Elanor McCullen and others who want to convince you to think twice about your decision.
Once again persons who don't have ovaries, menstrual cycles or the possibility of birthing babies, remain obsessed with a woman's right to choose what goes on in her reproductive nether regions. Rep. Paul Ryan is promising to fight for a rider that would allow employers to refuse to cover contraception in their health insurance plans for moral reasons.
After years in prison the Florida mother and domestic violence survivor was released on bail November 27. Right before her second trial begins on January 15, the courts are now trying to sentence her back to prison.