tampon tax

NSFWomen documentary shows what it’s really like to get your period while homeless

Feeling like a human being when you have your period is hard enough in the best circumstances, when you’re homeless, it’s just awful.

Karen Fratti | October 18, 2016 - 2:24 pm

As New York says goodbye to the tampon tax, 9 other states could soon follow

2016 wasn’t dubbed the “Year of the Period” for no reason.

Kylie Cheung | September 7, 2016 - 5:49 pm

New York City Will Provide Tampons In Schools, Jails, And Homeless Shelters, Like Every City Should

It’s about time we acknowledge that women menstruate.

Karen Fratti | June 22, 2016 - 12:16 pm

Chicago Gets Rid Of Tampon Tax, Will New York Follow Suit?

Periods are getting cheaper! You know, those pesky things that happen to your female body that you have literally no control over?

The fine city of Chicago has…

Katrin Higher | March 19, 2016 - 12:30 pm

A Bunch Of Men Will Decide On The Tampon Tax In Utah

Utah, a fairly conservative state, is the latest state to reckon with the tampon tax. According to the Associated Press, a bill will be introduced to committee today that proposes the…

Megan Reynolds | February 10, 2016 - 10:32 am

Facebook Has Removed Its “Feeling Fat” Emoji

Facebook has removed its “feeling fat” emoji, hurrah! [The Verge]
Doxxing and revenge porn have now been explicitly banned on Twitter. [Gizmodo]
Part of the sexism problem…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | March 12, 2015 - 6:30 pm