# Women rights
Nebraska bill proposing strict abortion law could become law soon
LINCOLN, NE. - Nebraska could soon have one of the strictest abortion laws in the nation if Legislative Bill 626 becomes law. The bill, recently approved by committee, proposes banning abortions after an ultrasound can detect a "fetal heartbeat," which typically occurs around six weeks into a pregnancy. However, some doctors argue that it is not a "fetal heartbeat" until at least the tenth week of pregnancy when an embryo becomes a fetus.
Theresa Kachindamoto: The Woman Who Liberated 3,500 Child Brides
60-year-old Theresa Kachindamoto is famously known as The Terminator of Malawi in Southeast Africa. Theresa was appointed as the senior chief of Malawi nearly a decade and a half back, after which she ruthlessly eradicated the nasty norms of the Malawi society.
Protecting women's rights in college sports--Gov expects Texas law to prohibit bio males from competing against females
Is it fair for biological male athletes to compete against females? Texas Governor Greg Abbott doesn’t think so. In Grapevine, 22 miles from Dallas, Gov Abbott spoke to high school and college attendees at Young America’s Foundation Dallas Freedom Conference. He said women should only compete with women in high school, college, and USA Olympic sports.
Opinion: Women Aren't Baby Machines
Jennifer Aniston, Oprah Winfrey, Vice President Kamala Harris, and every female don't owe society or our world any offspring. Reading: How Jennifer Aniston's Devastating Revelation Is a Lesson to Us All by Ali Hall:
President Biden takes a stand for Abortion Rights as state legislatures push restrictive laws
WASHINGTON, DC. - It has been 50 years since the historic Roe v. Wade ruling, which guaranteed a woman's right to terminate a pregnancy until it was overturned last year. In the past year, we have seen the relentless attack on women's reproductive rights across the United States. Despite advancements in women's rights in the past five decades, we are facing a crisis regarding abortion access and rights.
Republicans lose the support of women voters in Georgia Midterm Elections exit polls show
ATLANTA, GA. - In the 2022 midterm elections in Georgia, Republicans failed to gain the support of women voters, a result that could spell trouble for the party in upcoming elections. According to exit polls, women overwhelmingly sided with Democrats in the election, with 56% of them voting for Democratic candidates compared to 44% who voted Republican.
Male Chauvinism: American men believe women's gains have come at their expense
The sense of superiority Male Chauvinism: male prejudice against women; the belief that men are superior in terms of ability, and intelligence. It has been a century since women began to strive for their rights and got what they deserved. The advocacy of women's rights on the grounds of equality of sexes; Feminism incorporates the position that society prioritizes the male point of view and that women are treated unjustly in these societies. Males have marched shoulder to shoulder with women in demonstrations and actively participated in the women's rights movement. But recent research portrays a different side of 'men', Male Chauvinism. Researchclaims that American men believe women's gains have come at their expense.
The Pardons Granted by Biden Demonstrate His Commitment to Reducing Drug-related Penalties And Advancing Women's Rights
President of the United States Joe Biden released six people from prison on Friday, including a lady who murdered her reportedly abusive husband about 50 years ago and five others who were found guilty of drug or alcohol-related offenses.
Taliban bans women from working at NGOs
In Afghanistan, the Taliban has further stifled women's rights by banning them from working at non-governmental organizations (NGOs). In a letter sent by the Ministry of Economy, the administration has ordered NGOs to prevent female staff members from coming to work. Failure to comply with the ruling would result in the organizations getting their licenses revoked.
Women are not convinced that women's gains have come at their expense, as American men believe.
The advocacy of women's rights on the grounds of equality of sexes; Feminism incorporates the position that society prioritizes the male point of view and that women are treated unjustly in these societies.
Oregon Woman Tiktoker, 21 gang-raped during a trip
Oregon vlogger, 21, was 'gang-raped in Pakistan' by 'her guide and his associate' who 'recorded her videos to blackmail': Police detained two men. According to the local and international news reports:
Opinion: Women's rights are at stake with a Conservative Supreme Court in power
The conservative majority on the Supreme Court is dangerous to democracy and the rule of law. Photo byPhoto by Tingey Injury Law Firm on Unsplash. The Constitution of the United States of America says that Supreme Justices are selected or appointed by the President, and the Senate has to approve or consent to the appointment.
Teenage protestor whose mother alleges that security forces have murdered her
Nika Shakarami, an Iranian teenage protestor whose mother alleges that security forces have murdered her, is one of the highest-profile cases of a young person dying in the protests.
Opinion: Five years after the #MeToo Movement - Has anything changed?
Despite the progress that has been made, we still have a long way to go. Despite the progress made in the past five years, there is still much work to be done regarding gender equality.Image by Edy Zoo.
Hundreds protest Amini’s death, Iran’s dress code laws at Boston Common
A commemoration of Iranians killed in Mahsa Amini protests in Stuttgart, Germany is pictured.(via Wikimedia Commons) Hundreds of protestors gathered at Boston Common on Oct. 1 in response to the death of Kurdish woman Mahsa Amini in Iran. Amini, a 22-year-old who was arrested by Iranian police in Tehran for wearing her hijab too loosely, died on Sept. 16 after allegedly being beaten by police.
The Truth of #MeToo and #NotAllMenButAllWomen
Sarah Everard, 33-year-old, disappeared in South London on the evening of 3 March 2021. Her remains were discovered in woodland near Ashford, Kent on 10 March 2021. Two days later, Wayne Couzens was charged with kidnapping and murder.
Pink asks her fans supporting Supreme Court's abortion law ruling not to listen to her music
Pop sensation Pink has been quite vocal regarding the recent abortion law ruling by the Supreme Court and has asked her fans supporting the anti-abortion movement not to listen to her music from now on.
Gov. Wolf Vows To Protect A Woman's Right To Choose
Governor Wolf speaking on abortion access. Provided by governorpa.gov. Governor Wolf reaffirmed that he would protect Pennsylvanians' right to choose should the Supreme Court overturn Roe vs. Wade next month.
While the World Watches Ukraine, the Taliban Turns Back the Clock
View of the old city of Kabul, AfghanistanOxam Hertog on Wikimedia Commons. While the Taliban government initially promised a general amnesty for Afghan's linked to the former government and international forces, as well as tolerance and inclusiveness towards ethnic minorities and women, it was not long before they began cracking down on the rights of their citizens to bring them in line with their interpretation of Sharia law. Human rights groups quickly compared these new rules a "chilling echo of the draconian strictures that were placed on women's activities during the first Taliban era".