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A federal judge has deemed the Selective Service System’s male-only draft unconstitutional, calling it discriminatory because “men and women are now ‘similarly situated for purposes of a draft or registration for a draft'” now that restrictions have been lifted on women fighting in combat roles. While the move does not automatically mean women will now
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Tennis legend Martina Navratilova was criticized last year after calling for standards to be set as an increasing number of transgender biologically-male athletes are competing in women’s sports. After promising to research the topic further, she penned an op-ed on Sunday reaffirming her views and calling it “insane and cheating” to allow a man to
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A “period emoji” will be included in the upcoming release of new smartphone images, after nearly 55,000 people weighed in to support a campaign aimed at destigmatizing menstruation. What are the details? Children’s rights charity Plan International UK launched the campaign for a period emoji after conducting a 2017 survey “and discovered just how much
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President Donald Trump issued a statement Saturday regarding National Women’s Health Week in which he reiterated the importance of women and reconfirmed his administration’s commitment to support their well being. “Women are integral members of our families and communities who can face unique healthcare challenges,” Trump said. “Whether breast cancer, heart disease, or Alzheimer’s,
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Failed presidential candidate Hillary Clinton believes her experience in politics serves as a model for women around the world. “I have often thought that I am a kind of a Rorschach test for people who are trying to make sense, not just of me personally, but of women’s roles and women’s expanded opportunities, in not
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