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2013-08-09 23:03:04

National Latina Institute for Reproductive Health announces Solidaridad Awards for exceptional partnership. New York (PRWEB) August 09, 2013 As part of the annual national Latina Week of Action for Reproductive Justice, the National Latina Institute for Reproductive Health (NLIRH) is announcing its honoring of the Guttmacher Institute and the National Council of Jewish Women with the Solidaridad Awards for ongoing support and exceptional partnership in advancing health, dignity, and...

2013-08-06 23:20:27

Latinas and their families know #15years is too long to wait. New York (PRWEB) August 06, 2013 This week, the National Latina Institute for Reproductive Health (NLIRH) launches its fourth annual Latina Week of Action for Reproductive Justice. With the support of more than 85 organizations, including the partnership of California Latinas for Reproductive Justice (CLRJ) and the Colorado Organization for Latina Opportunity and Reproductive Rights (COLOR), NLIRH’s activists will rally...

2013-07-16 23:04:51

The National Domestic Violence Hotline (NDVH) is celebrating a 10 year history of generous support totaling nearly $540,000 from the Limited Brands Foundation. (PRWEB) July 16, 2013 The National Domestic Violence Hotline (NDVH) is celebrating a 10 year history of generous support totaling nearly $540,000 from the Limited Brands Foundation. This year’s gift of $50,000 to NDVH will allow the non-profit organization to facilitate The Giving Tree program and to answer calls from domestic...

2013-07-03 23:19:58

Female combat service members are a relatively new concept in the American Military and although our wives, sisters and daughters may be ready and willing to fight for their country, is the military ready and willing to accept them as equal members? Can women fight alongside their male counterparts without the fear that the enemy may be closer than they think? Las Vegas, NV (PRWEB) July 03, 2013 From data compiled by the 2012 Workplace and Gender Relations Survey of 22,792 Active Duty...

WHO Reports Violence Against Women A Global Epidemic
2013-06-21 08:01:21

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online More than one-third of all women around the world are victims of physical or sexual violence. The World Health Organization (WHO) released a new report this week, in partnership with the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine (LSHTM) and the South African Medical Research Council (SAMRC), calling this problem a public health epidemic. Two companion papers were also published in The Lancet and Science. The report, which is...

2013-06-18 23:01:16

Primitive will feature a collection of rare pre-Columbian stone votives called Canopa as part of an exhibition of Ancient Stone from Around the World opening June 21. The votives may contain a message about our stewardship of earth. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) June 18, 2013 Primitive, the well-known Chicago gallery, unveiled a collection of pre-Columbian stone votives from the farmlands of Peru known as Canopa. These small hand-chiseled containers are considered exceptionally rare and usually seen...


Word of the Day
malpais
  • The ragged surface of a lava-flow.
'Malpais' translates from Spanish as 'bad land.'