Texas Vs. Women’s Reproductive Rights

The Supreme Court has been asked to review a June 2015 ruling by the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit, which upheld a law that would bolt the doors to 3/4 of the abortion clinics in Texas. This would leave the state’s women, in an area of 268,820 square miles, without ready access to abortion that was “safe and legal.”

“Wishful Thinking” – A Lesson In Feminist Time Travel

The story’s heroine, Jennifer, is on the cusp of turning 40 while dealing with a difficult divorce, job stress, and the trials of building a life that allow her to function on all fronts.

“Keep It in the Ground” Keeps Up the Pressure

Stats from the last ten years show that almost 25 percent of American emissions have resulted from the fossil fuels that were burned as a result of federal leases. That number translates to a contribution of 4 percent of global emissions.

Lauren Zapf: Changing the Dialogue For Women Vets

Female vets must be recognized as contributing members of society, with valuable abilities and talents to bring into their communities.

The Myanmar Election and the Myitsone Dam

2015 Goldman Prize winner, Myint Zaw’s efforts recount a simple tale of a fight for environmental justice against exploitation, with the goal of protecting a national treasure — the Irrawaddy River.

Republican Presidential Candidates: Is Climate Change on the Radar?

John Kasich stated, “We don’t want to destroy people’s jobs, based on some theory that is not proven.”

BUY UP Index Changes the Score for Women Consumers

BUY UP Index is a mobile app which drills down on a “company’s demonstrated commitment to gender equality.”

The Affair Returns to Showtime

Yes, there’s plenty of sex. However, the show is far more than just thrusting bodies in motion.

“I’m Living in a Sacrifice Zone” — Women Speak Out for Climate Justice

WECAN co-founder and Executive Director Osprey Orielle Lake noted, “How we treat the earth is how we treat women. It’s a violent paradigm.”

New Environmental Justice Tool from the EPA

The EJSCREEN will be a game changer for grassroots activists at the hyperlocal level.