Women's Empowerment

The coronavirus pandemic has exposed the fiction that most abortions need to be performed in a clinic setting.
By exploiting the coronavirus outbreak to eliminate abortion access, state officials are creating another public health crisis.
One woman details the long, expensive, anxiety-inducing road trip she had to take after Texas shut down abortions.
Plus: What coronavirus means for sex workers.
Three people living with the dry skin condition share how it makes them feel and what treatments work for them.
Between sexism and ageism, menopause gives rise to many stereotypes that have consequences for women's private and professional lives.
The Sex Workers’ Pop-Up in New York City showcases art by activists who are demanding the decriminalization and destigmatization of the sex work industry.
"I became excruciatingly aware that my obsession with Ashton’s looks was about something much deeper."
The 18-year-old singer addressed “assumptions about people based on their size” in a speech to kick off her world tour.
Aker Okoye, 16, told the prince he was "overwhelmed" when he met the duchess at an International Women's Day event.
And why women’s success is more than just checking boxes.
The Duchess of Sussex also encouraged young men to "continue to value and appreciate the women" in their lives.
Plus: International Women’s Day is here!
"I couldn’t shake the feeling that the way I was treated, in a top-ranked hospital, still wasn’t right. ... It was the delivery itself that felt truly traumatizing."
With Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) stepping away from the race for the White House, the last two major democratic contenders are Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) and Former Vice President Joe Biden.
Even after the passage of the Femicide Act, Brazil still struggles to identify and punish gender-based murders.
As the senator exits the 2020 presidential race, her supporters wonder if they'll ever see a woman president.
Plus: Why the Weinstein verdict isn’t a win for all survivors.
It's time to have a conversation about what women go through physically when they lose a pregnancy.