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JI vows to resolve 4m female factory workers’ issues if elected

The News International 27 Jun 2022
The JI leader expressed these views while addressing a women’s convention as well as a party event. Rehman said the government and the “candle mafia” always talk about the rights of working women, but the women are practically facing acute hardships.

Call for positive male role models to counter gender-based violence

AOL 27 Jun 2022
“In the 1970s and 1980s, when people did what they called sexual assault prevention, most of it was focused on women and girls. “They called it prevention but really it was risk reduction where women and girls were taught things like not to put their drink down at a party, have a buddy system or have a man’s voice on the voicemail,” he said.

Democrats seize on abortion ruling in midterms, as Republicans tread carefully

The Spokesman-Review 27 Jun 2022
Senate in North Carolina, a key battleground and a state that could draw more women seeking abortions from nearby states barring the procedure ... Some argued it could also help the party improve its standing among women, including those in the suburbs who grew frustrated with Democrats over pandemic school closures.

Pacific News Briefs for 27 June

RNZ 27 Jun 2022
Sixty-seven women contesting municipal elections in Port Vila. In Vanuatu's capital, Port Vila, a third of the candidates for the municipal elections are women. 67 people are contesting the 17 seats on the council, including 22 women. Political parties are now campaigning around the city.

Paul Walker's daughter reveals she had abortion in the wake of Roe v Wade overturning

Corvallis Gazette-Times 27 Jun 2022
Model Meadow Rain Walker, 23, joined the army of other females sharing personal stories and outrage at the Supreme Court's rejection of the landmark 1973 ruling, leaving terminations illegal for millions of women in America ... "There are countless women who have struggled with making the decision to have an abortion.

California moving toward becoming abortion sanctuary

La Prensa Latina 27 Jun 2022
Los Angeles, Jun 26 (EFE).- Up to 36 million women of childbearing age are looking over the US map with unease, trying to figure out where the guaranteed right to abortion remains in effect after last week’s Supreme Court ruling revoking the right that has been constitutionally protected since 1973.

NBC panel laughs out loud at Peggy Noonan when she says GOP 'should become a ...

Alternet 26 Jun 2022
Guests on an NBC panel laughed out loud at conservative columnist Peggy Noonan after she suggested that Republicans should use the "victory" over abortion rights to become a "party that helps women." ... that helps women.".

MPs want abortion rights inscribed into constitution

Russia Today 26 Jun 2022
“What happened elsewhere must not happen in France,” Marie-Pierre Rixain, a lawmaker for the Renaissance party, said ... The US Supreme Court’s decision is “catastrophic for women around the world,” Aurore Berge, who leads Macron’s party group in the parliament, told France Inter radio.

After year of historic political gains, Black women continue push toward governorships

The Philadelphia Tribune 26 Jun 2022
As a record number of Black women run for statewide office and Congress in the 2022 election cycle following the historic elections of Vice President Kamala Harris and more recently Virginia Lt ... But amid the optimism, challenges persist for these women running for governor, the majority of them Democrats ... 'Black women have a voice' ... Women.".

French lawmakers seek constitutional shield for abortion

Arkansas Democrat-Gazette 26 Jun 2022
PARIS -- A group of lawmakers belonging to French President Emmanuel Macron's party will propose a bill to inscribe abortion rights into the country's constitution, according to the statement by two members of parliament on Saturday ... Supreme Court overturned a 50-year-old ruling and stripped women's constitutional protections for abortion.

AOC blasts fellow Democrats for sending out 'demoralizing' and 'demeaning' fundraising emails after Supreme Court ...

The Daily Mail 26 Jun 2022
The New York progressive also took aim at her party's leaders for sending out campaign fundraisers soon after the ruling was issued on Friday ... The lawmaker slammed party leaders for sending out fundraising emails such as this one within hours after the decision had an immediate effect on millions of women.

BBC's Amol Rajan is blasted for using 'pro-life' to describe US anti-abortion activists during Roe ...

The Daily Mail 26 Jun 2022
In a further segment with Dr Erica Hofland of the Red River Women's Clinic, North Dakota, he said ... Dr Hannah Barham-Brown, deputy leader of the Women's Equality Party, said ... Dr Hannah Barham-Brown, deputy leader of the Women's Equality Party, said it was 'disappointing to hear a "pro-life" framing on the Today programme'.

Hundreds rally in Fort Wayne for abortion rights

Fort Wayne Journal Gazette 26 Jun 2022
The Rally for Women’s Rights was organized by Women United For Progress Allen County, the Allen County Democratic Party and Allen County Young Democrats ... Jackson Women’s Health Organization ... “I think about all the unsafe things women might go through to have abortions,” Edwards said.

World leaders condemn US abortion ruling as ‘backwards step’

The Observer 26 Jun 2022
“To see that principle now lost in the United States feels like a loss for women everywhere ... Nicola Sturgeon, leader of the Scottish Nationalist party, the third biggest party in the UK parliament, said it was “one of the darkest days for women’s rights in my lifetime ... this will embolden anti-abortion and anti-women forces in other countries too”.

How Did Roe Fall? Before the Pivotal Ruling, a Red Wave.

Yahoo Daily News 26 Jun 2022
Republicans swept not only the South but Democratic strongholds in the Midwest, picking up more seats nationwide than either party had in four decades ... But 2010 swept in a different breed of Republican, powered by Tea Party supporters, that locked in a new conservatism ... Women can’t wrap their brains around it ... Party Lines Harder Than Ever.