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On the Basis of Sex: the Legal Fight for Equality

On the Basis of Sex: the Legal Fight for Equality

Maia Berthier, Staff Writer

February 5, 2019

Release Date: December 25, 2018 Director: Miriam Leder Starring: Felicity Jones (Ruth Badger Ginsburg), Armie Hammer (Martin D. Ginsburg), Cailee Spaeny (Jane Ginsburg), Kathy Bates (Dorothy Kenyon), Justin Theroux (Mel Wulf) MPAA Rating: PG-13 Our Rating: A++++ “On the Basis of Sex” is the story o...

Women’s March: Power to the Polls

Women’s March: Power to the Polls

Adriana Meijaard, Staff Writer

January 27, 2018

A year ago, on Jan. 21, 2017, millions of women from all over the United States came together to rally for equality and demonstrate their passion for female empowerment after the election of Donald Trump. Having taken place across the country, and even around the world, the marches were some of the l...

Feminine Products: A “Luxury” Now Free in Federal Prisons

Feminine Products: A “Luxury” Now Free in Federal Prisons

Gabriella Torna, Staff Writer

September 4, 2017

Women around the world know the extreme necessity of feminine sanitary products when the time of the month hits. Such products have imposed taxes on them making it more expensive and out of reach for women of lower income and women who come from underdeveloped countries. Incarcerated women also face...

France Conquers Miss Universe 2017

France Conquers Miss Universe 2017

Kelsy Pacheco, Staff Writer

February 7, 2017

Our rating: A+ Typically, beauty pageants like Miss Universe are frowned upon and viewed as 'unfeminist' as many think these women are objectified and only chosen for their beauty. But, Miss Universe discredits this stereotype as the panel of judges carefully choose one of the 86 women representi...

The Pink Tax

The Pink Tax

Olivia Pelaez, Staff Writer

January 24, 2016

Not many consumers realize or question why products marketed towards women are typically more expensive than those marketed for men. This phenomenon is known as the pink tax, and it may be defined as the elevated pricing on selected items geared towards females while similar or identical produ...

Should There Be a Woman on the $10 Dollar Bill?

Should There Be a Woman on the $10 Dollar Bill?

Olivia Pelaez, Staff Writer

December 14, 2015

Recently, there has been controversy over whether or not a woman should be featured on a U.S. bill. Already, petitions supporting the face of a woman on U.S currency have been created. Some say that women on the face of money will be one step closer towards gender equality. This past July, the Treasurer...

Is Radical Feminism Causing Male Infanticide?

Is Radical Feminism Causing Male Infanticide?

Mariam Ahumada, Staff Writer

February 24, 2015

On Feb. 8, feminism took a radical turn when Feminist "Lana" admitted to having aborted her child for the simple fact that it was male. It is such acts of unreasonable feminist extremism that leave some to question the sanity of certain feminists. The underlying reasons behind Lana's decision to abort...

Cat Calling: A Crime Against Women

Cat Calling: A Crime Against Women

Bhargavi Pochi, Staff Writer

November 30, 2014

Anyone who uses the internet is probably aware of the modern feminist movement that is bringing awareness to the world's patriarchal society. For those who do not know, feminism is the advocacy of women's rights on the grounds of social, political and economic equality to men - in other words, equality...

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