Posts Tagged ‘women’

Health Ministry advises pregnant women get vaccine after 10 serious infections

The Health Ministry on Tuesday advised pregnant women to get the coronavirus vaccine after a number of women expecting a baby fell seriously ill with COVID-19, sparking concerns. “There is no evidence of harm resulting from vaccination during the entire pregnancy,” the Health Ministry said in a statement that also included a warning. “In pregnant […]

Women Farmer Day at Protest Sites Celebrates Important Role and Deeply Emotional Support of Women

Women Farmer Day is being celebrated at leading protest site Kundli as well as some other protest sites of the courageous farmers’ movement today on January 18. A large number of women arrived from several villages of Haryana and Punjab as well as other places on Sunday. They are taking over many duties today and […]

‘Are You Ready to Start a Revolution?’ Women Fighting for America Founder Tells Trumpists to ‘Advance the Line’ on Eve of Insurrection

At a pro-Trump rally in sight of the U.S. Capitol a day before the violent insurrection, Women Fighting for America founder Christine Hutcherson insisted, “There is no way Joe Biden won this election,” and she asked the assembled Trump die-hards, “Are you ready to start a revolution?” Hutcherson, who identified herself as a military mom, […]

These US Orthodox women bloggers prefer not to be seen, but are very much heard

NEW YORK — Soon after its release, the new cookbook “Dinner Done: Practical Recipes For Your Busy Day” zipped to Amazon’s number one new release in the kosher cooking category and fast sold out in Israel. It’s the paper and ink incarnation of the unique Orthodox Jewish lifestyle site Between Carpools, whose creators have unlocked […]

Two Egyptian women to stand new trial over TikTok dance videos

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Indigenous women call upon Biden to stop pipelines and uphold Indigenous rights in the wake of escalating climate chaos and Covid-19 crises

Today over 75 Indigenous women leaders from across the country impacted by fossil fuel extraction and pipeline infrastructure sent a letter to the incoming Administration calling on President-elect Biden to immediately take five executive actions to halt the Keystone XL, Dakota Access, and Line 3 pipeline projects. These executive actions will uphold Indigenous rights, align the […]

US government announces United Women’s Economic Development Network

The US State Department’s Office of Global Women’s Issues and the US International Development Finance Corporation are hosting the virtual launch of the United Women’s Economic Development Network on January 14. For more stories from The Media Line go to themedialine.org Special Envoy for Economic Normalization Aryeh Lightstone is the conceptualizer of the latest American […]

Pope, in new decree, allows more roles for women in Church

The pope said he wanted to bring “stability, public recognition” to women already serving in the roles. Source 00 Hits: 0

Study says Transgender Women retain Athletic Advantage after a year of Hormone Treatment

    Male-to-female transgendered people retain notable physical advantages over their cisgendered female counterparts after a year of taking hormones, a study has revealed, stating the obvious in scientific fashion. Athletes in the process of transitioning to female remain significantly stronger than their biologically-born competitors even after a year of receiving hormone therapy, researcher Timothy […]

Study Confirms: Men Who Identify as Women Retain Athletic Advantage After Year of Taking Hormones

(RT) — Male-to-female transgendered people retain notable physical advantages over their female counterparts after a year of taking hormones, a study has revealed, stating the obvious in scientific fashion. Athletes in the process of transitioning to female remain significantly stronger than their biologically-born competitors even after a year of receiving hormone therapy, researcher Timothy Roberts […]

Women Interrogated, Fined by COVID Police For Going on a Walk

Two women were interrogated and fined by police for going on a walk in a remote area 5 miles from where they lived despite this not being illegal under coronavirus laws. The pair were intercepted by officers after driving to Foremark Reservoir in Derbyshire. After being told that the hot drinks they were carrying constituted […]

Rep. Who Ended Prayer With ‘a Woman’ Says it Was Pun to Recognize Record Number of Women in Congress

WASHINGTON — The Democratic congressman and former United Methodist minister who ended his prayer opening the 117th Congress with “amen and a woman” says that he was only making a pun to recognize the record number of women serving in the legislative body. Rep. Emanuel Cleaver II, who led St. James United Methodist Church in […]

New Book of Short Stories Reflects Contemporary Women’s Experiences

Corie Adjmi’s life reads like a book: She grew up in New Orleans for most of her childhood until her family moved back to Brooklyn to be closer to their Syrian Jewish community. Adjmi fell in love and married a fellow Syrian Jew, had five kids with him and worked as an elementary school teacher […]

Where’s the beef? Jewish women led New York City’s kosher meat riot of 1902

NEW YORK JEWISH WEEK — On Friday morning, May 16, 1902, the Lower East Side “looked as though it had been bombed,” writes Scott Seligman. One day earlier, Jewish women, outraged by rising beef prices, began picketing kosher butcher shops, stopping and sometimes assaulting “scabs” who dared to buy meat. By nightfall, butchers had been […]

Egyptian women give up on the law – and turn to the internet for justice

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Five women from Bnei Menashe to make aliyah in New Year

Five women from the Bnei Menashe Jewish community in northeastern India will make aliyah to Israel on Sunday, despite the country-wide lockdown placed on the Israeli public amid rising infection rates.Sisters, Rut (28), Dina (21), and Avigail Lhanghal (13) from Manipur, in addition to Malka Zote (37), and Tiferet Renthlei (33), will be making aliyah […]

Mexican President on Following Argentina: Women Should Decide Whether to Legalize Abortion

Photo Credit: IsaacVP/Wikipedia MEXICO CITY (Reuters) — Mexico’s president said on Thursday that women should decide whether the country should legalize abortion, but he declined to take a position on the issue, which is still opposed by many Mexicans. One day after the Argentine Senate voted to make abortion legal, Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador […]

Thousands of Depraved Women Celebrate in Streets as Argentina Legalizes Abortion

[embedded content] BUENOS AIRES — Thousands of depraved women cheered, cried, chanted and danced in the streets on Wednesday after Argentina’s Senate voted to legalize the murder of unborn children up to 14 weeks (nearly four months gestation). Abortion had previously been outlawed in the country, with the exception of rape and the life of […]

Jewish feminist Beate Sirota Gordon changes women’s rights in Japan

“The famous are rarely significant and the significant are rarely famous,” says Jeff Gottesfeld, author of “No Steps Behind,” a children’s book about real-life Jewish feminist Beate Sirota Gordon. Gordon, who was born in 1923 in Vienna to Russian-Jewish parents, was only 22 years old when she helped write women’s rights into the modern constitution […]

Saudi Women’s Rights Activist Loujain al-Hathloul Sentenced To Nearly 6 Years

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — One of Saudi Arabia’s most prominent women’s rights activists was sentenced Monday to nearly six years in prison under a vague and broadly worded counterterrorism law. The ruling nearly brings to a close a case that has drawn international criticism and the ire of U.S. lawmakers. Loujain al-Hathloul has […]

Loujain al-Hathloul: Prominent Saudi women’s rights activist sentenced to five years in jail

A leading Saudi women’s rights activist has been sentenced to five years and eight months in jail for charges including trying to harm national security. Loujain al-Hathloul, who successfully campaigned for women to have the right to drive in Saudi Arabia, has been imprisoned jail since her arrest in May 2018. On Monday, the Specialised […]

Harvard Panel Claims ‘Not All Who Give Birth’ Are Women, Uses Term ‘Birthing People’

A Harvard Medical School department Twitter account referred to women as “birthing people” in a tweet, and claimed that “not all who give birth” are women. “Globally, ethnic minority pregnant and birthing people suffer worse outcomes and experiences during and after pregnancy and childbirth,” tweeted Harvard Med Postgraduate and Continuing Education in November, promoting a […]

Prominent Saudi women’s rights activist sentenced to nearly 6 years, local media report

Loujain al-Hathloul, a renowned Saudi advocate of women’s rights, has been sentenced to five years and eight months in prison, local media have reported. However, an early release is also reportedly possible for her in February. The 31-year-old, who rose to prominence in 2013 while campaigning for making driving licenses available to women in Saudi […]

Leading Saudi women’s rights activist sentenced to 6 years in prison

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 Women’s Woe: Masking Insidious Domestic Abuse under Covid-19 Crisis

Written by Divya Sharma & Dr Anita Banerjee Engulfing the globe under its grim, the unprecedented Corona Virus (COVID-19) has surprisingly shown an upsurge in domestic violence cases worldwide. India being the second most populous country has witnessed around 2.5 times spurt in domestic abuse cases since the nationwide lockdown in March 2020, which is […]

Olivia Munn Dons ‘Kamalidays’ Sweatshirt: ‘Deck the Halls With Smart Strong Women’

Actress Olivia Munn donned a yellow “Kamalidays” sweatshirt, which read, “Deck the halls with smart, strong women, Kamala-la-la-la-la-la-la.” “Happy Kamalidays!! My new fave holiday shirt by [Meena Harris],” tweeted Olivia Munn, who shared a photo of herself wearing the oversized sweatshirt. Happy Kamalidays!! My new fave holiday shirt by @meenaharris ❤️💚 pic.twitter.com/klf7r9flwx — Olivia Munn […]

Jerusalem to repair defaced billboards of women’s faces

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Violence against women on the agenda

Browse > Home / News / Violence against women on the agenda December 23, 2020 by J-Wire Read on for article The President of the Rabbinical Association of Australasia Rabbi Yaakov Glasman and The Ark Centre’s Rabbi Gabi Kaltman have met for with the new Executive Director of White Ribbon Australia Brad Chilcott in Melbourne. Rabbi […]

Fashy Teacher Educates Immigrant Women About White Genocide

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Women in Gaza Determined to Overcome Economic, Social Challenges

(Gaza City – The Media Line) Palestinians in the tiny coastal enclave of Gaza, home to over 2 million people, are struggling to survive in the dire reality of worsening health and economic crises through the efforts of youth who have started to think out of the box. Women, in particular, are showing greater and greater […]

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