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Women rally to express outrage at Kavanaugh confirmation

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Rage Brought Women Together at Washington Square Park

Hoffenberg said that a year ago, she never would have guessed that she’d be on the ground organizing against a Supreme Court nominee like Kavanaugh

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Trauma and anger fuel some women to fight against Kavanagh’s nomination

The Rape, Abuse and Incest National Network (RAINN) reports that every year, nearly 400,000 children and adults are victims of sexual assault. As rampant as the issue is, only a handful – about six in 1,000 – perpetrators are sentenced to prison.

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Fashion Show gives Faces to the Homeless

“I was wrong,” she said. “It’s not that easy to judge who they are.”

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Protesters rally against statue celebrating gynecologist who experimented on slaves

The 5th Avenue statue on J.Marion Sims celebrates a man who tortured slave women with gynecological experiments, protestors say.

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#MissingDCGirls exposes lack of attention on missing girls and women of color

The viral hashtag was false but a disproportionate amount of women and girls of color go missing each year. And it’s under reported.

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Awareness of Wage Gap Compels Women to Speak Out for Equal Pay

Despite recent unanimous support from politicians, some think that the wage gap continues to persist because women choose fields that pay less than men, such as early childhood-education and psychology versus STEM fields.

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Building a life after prison

After spending 23 months in prison, Kim Morris is now an aspiring entrepreneur.

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Tom Tom helps female drummers keep the beat

At the core of everything, the Tom Tom Academy looks to expose as many people to drumming as they can.

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Sister Missionary

A change in policy has set off ripples of transformation in the Mormon Church.