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Today’s Lady News: North Carolina To De-Fund Planned Parenthood

Planned Parenthood clinics in North Carolina will lose their federal and state money as of July 1 after Republican state representatives overrode a veto by NC’s Governor Bev Perdue.

Jessica Wakeman | June 15, 2011 - 6:40 pm

Today’s Lady News: Reader Submission Edition!

Jessica is still off wearing an eyepatch and nursing her burnt eyeball, but will be back in biz tomorrow. So, Today’s Lady News will, again, be a reader submission edition!

Amelia McDonell-Parry | June 14, 2011 - 6:00 pm

Today’s Lady News: Reader Submission Edition!

Hey all! Jessica is out today because she hurt her eyeball. Long story, one I suspect she may explain when she’s no longer wearing an eye patch. Hence, Today’s Lady…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | June 13, 2011 - 6:40 pm

Today’s Lady News: Alabama To Ban Abortion After 20 Weeks

Alabama’s state House and Senate have approved a bill to ban abortion after the 20th week of pregnancy, except in cases of risk of death or physical harm to the…

Jessica Wakeman | June 10, 2011 - 6:40 pm

Today’s Lady News: Psychology Today Fires “Black Women Are Ugly” Author

The “black women are ugly” anthropologist, Satoshi Kanazawa, has finally been fired from Psychology Today, which printed ran online his disgusting piece in the first place. [BET]
Senator…

Jessica Wakeman | June 9, 2011 - 6:40 pm

Today’s Lady News: School For Teen Moms Closes In Detroit

A school for teenaged mothers and pregnant teen girls, Catherine Ferguson Academy, closed in Detroit due to budget cuts. [The Grio]
“People are going to say, ‘I gotta make a…

Jessica Wakeman | June 8, 2011 - 6:40 pm

Today’s Lady News: MSNBC Host Suggests Wife Is “Partly Responsible” For Weiner’s Behavior

MSNBC’s Chris Matthews suggested on his program yesterday that Huma Abedin, wife of Rep. Anthony Weiner and top aide to Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, may be “partly responsible” for…

Jessica Wakeman | June 7, 2011 - 6:40 pm

Today’s Lady News: Dominique Strauss-Kahn Pleaded “Not Guilty” In Sexual Assault

Dominique Strauss-Kahn, the former chief of the International Monetary Fund, pleaded not guilty to the accusation that he sexually assaulted a maid in a New York City hotel room. [New

Jessica Wakeman | June 6, 2011 - 6:40 pm

Today’s Lady News: 14-Year-Old Girl Can Spell “Cymothichous” (And You Can’t)

Sukanya Roy, 14, won the Scripps National Spelling Bee last night. Sukanya is the 46th female to win and the fourth consecutive Indian-American. Sukanya’s winning word was “cymothichous,” which is…

Jessica Wakeman | June 3, 2011 - 6:40 pm

Today’s Lady News: The New York Times Appoints Jill Abramson As First Female Executive Editor

Jill Abramson has been appointed the first female executive editor of The New York Times, replacing current top dog Bill Killer Keller. Abramson has been managing editor since 2003 and…

Jessica Wakeman | June 2, 2011 - 6:40 pm

Today’s Lady News: Male Politician “Meows” At Female Colleague In Flagrant Act Of Immaturity

This is the kind of BS that women in politics have to put up with: David Bushby, a male politician in Australia, was told not to interrupt by…

Jessica Wakeman | June 1, 2011 - 6:40 pm

Today’s Lady News: Egyptians Protest “Virginity Tests” On Women

Egyptians are holding an online protest tomorrow against the military’s use of “virginity tests” on female protestors (i.e. sexual assault). The Egyptian military claims it needs to test women for…

Jessica Wakeman | May 31, 2011 - 6:40 pm
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