You Can’t Say Anything about Women that Doesn’t Apply to “Trans Women”

On Point with Tom Ashbrook is NPR’s answer to the Rush Limbaugh Show. One hour today seemed like it might be interesting. It was a repeat from an March 5, 2915, show. Medication and Female Moods Are American women being prescribed psychiatric drugs – anti-depressants, anti-psychotics — for normal emotions? We’ll hear out one psychiatrist’s […]

Army Women Hurt More Often in Combat Training, Experience More Mental Health Issues

Army women not only suffer more injuries than men during combat training, but the active-duty female soldiers also are stricken with significantly higher rates of mental health disorders. The statistics come from a study conducted by the Army surgeon general last summer in conjunction with a bevy of analyses and experiments to judge women’s suitability […]

UN Report: ‘Cyber-Touch’ As Harmful to Women and Girls ‘as a Physical Touch’

A new report on “Cyber Violence Against Women and Girls” released by the United Nations’ Broadband Commission for Digital Development declared that a “cyber-touch” can be “equally as harmful as a physical touch.” “Now that a cyber-touch is recognized as equally as harmful as a physical touch, all citizens, must prepare themselves to take the […]

‘Black Babies Matter’: The Black Anti-Abortion Movement’s Political Problems

This summer, the white-led anti-abortion movement looked more like a 1960s civil rights rally. Clasping signs that read #blackwomenmatter, black and white women linked hands and walked across the Edmund Pettus Bridge in Selma, Alabama, where Martin Luther King, Jr. once led marches for voting rights. “If black lives matter, then black women matter … […]

Clinton Pushes Crackdown on ‘Epidemic’ of Campus Sexual Assault

Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton laid out a proposal Monday to combat the “epidemic” of sexual assault on college campuses. At a “Women for Hillary” event in Cedar Falls, Iowa, Clinton said that “every student deserves a safe environment in which to learn and thrive, not live in fear.” “It is not enough to condemn […]

Feds Promote Study Saying 43 Percent of Dating College Girls Are Victims of ‘Abuse’

The Obama administration’s Department of Justice (DOJ) is promoting a study that claims 43 percent of college women who date are victims of “dating abuse,” a category defined to include behaviors as different as sexual assault and excessive texting. Earlier this month, the DOJ Office for Violence Against Women launched a website geared toward helping […]

Planned Parenthood Did 378,692 Pap Smears–and 327,653 Abortions

Planned Parenthood Action Fund tweeted on Monday that women can “rely on Planned Parenthood for accurate and high-quality info and care, citing the “nearly 400,000 Pap tests” the organization provided in 2013. The tweet did not say that during that same time period, Planned Parenthood also performed over 300,000 abortions. According to the Planned Parenthood Federation […]

Florida College Forced Vaginal Probes on Students, Lawsuit Claims

Two women are suing a Central Florida college and three professors after allegedly being forced to undergo internal vaginal probes during peer physical examinations (PPEs), My Fox Alabama reported. The former medical diagnostic students, who were not named, say their professors at Valencia College, in Orlando, Fla., threatened to dock their grades if they did […]