Tag: women’s issues

2018 National March Against Rape Culture in Washington D.C.

Video by Ben Libeskind  Article by Jemma Harris  At nine in the morning at Farragut Park on a sunny spring Saturday, one might expect a better turnout than only thirty-nine people. Unfortunately, even good weather couldn’t mitigate the longstanding recalcitrance and discomfort that the frank usage of the word rape instills in most people, and

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Being Taxed on Tampons at Goucher

By Leah Ruggiere In the last couple of weeks, I noticed a 6% sales tax on my receipt for tampons at Goucher’s Bookstore. This surprised me because I knew about Maryland’s state law that exempts feminine hygiene products from state sales tax. I felt an urge to do something about this because I feel it is

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