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Attacks on the LGBTQ Community, Significant Court Rulings, and More

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Abortion Expansion, Justice Reform, Trans Rights, and More
Feminist discussion of the biggest news stories affecting gender equality in the second half of March 2022. Abortion Provider Safe Zones in New Zealand - https://www.stuff.co.nz/national/politics/128080358/safe-areas-abortion-law-passes-with-large-majority-in-parliament Trans Women Being Turned Away at the Ukrainian Border - https://www.theguardian.com/global-development/2022/mar/22/i-will-not-be-held-prisoner-the-trans-women-turned-back-at-ukraines-borders Transphobia and Trans Awareness from the UK Conservative Party - https://www.theguardian.com/politics/2022/mar/30/tory-mp-jamie-wallis-trans-reveals-rape-ordeal Met Officers Removed from Frontline Duty After Strip Search of Child Q - https://www.theguardian.com/uk-news/2022/mar/23/two-met-officers-who-strip-searched-school-girl-removed-from-frontline-duties Restrictive Laws Re-introduced in Afghanistan - https://www.stuff.co.nz/world/middle-east/300553182/taliban-hardliners-turning-back-the-clock-in-afghanistan More Rape Survivors in UK able to Pre-record Evidence - https://www.theguardian.com/law/2022/mar/25/pre-recorded-evidence-rape-modern-day-slavery-england-and-wales Expansion of Abortion Pills by Post in England - https://www.theguardian.com/world/2022/mar/30/mps-vote-to-continue-abortion-pills-by-post-scheme-in-england
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April 05, 2022
Attacks on the LGBTQ Community, Significant Court Rulings, and More
Feminist discussion of the biggest news stories affecting gender equality in the first half of March 2022. Companies with Female Leaders Outperform those Dominated by Men - https://www.theguardian.com/business/2022/mar/06/companies-with-female-leaders-outperform-those-dominated-by-men-data-shows Attacks on LGBTQ Youth Across America - https://www.theguardian.com/world/2022/mar/08/dont-say-gay-bill-florida-senate-lgbtq Texas Judge Blocks Baseless Child Abuse Investigations for Trans Youth - https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2022/mar/11/texas-judge-blocks-investigations-transgender-rights South Korea's New Anti-Feminist President - https://www.theguardian.com/world/2022/mar/11/south-korea-gender-equality-anti-feminist-president-yoon-suk-yeol Justice for Sarah Everard Vigil Organisers - https://www.theguardian.com/uk-news/2022/mar/11/met-police-breached-rights-of-organisers-of-sarah-everard-vigil-court-rules
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March 16, 2022
Wins for Women, War, and More
Feminist discussion of the biggest news stories affecting gender equality in the second half of February 2022. Ketanji Brown Jackson Nominated for the U.S. Supreme Court - https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2022/feb/25/ketanji-brown-jackson-supreme-court-nomination-biden-pick War in Ukraine - https://www.theguardian.com/world/ukraine New Zealand Bans Conversion Therapy - https://www.stuff.co.nz/national/politics/127780028/parliament-passes-law-banning-conversion-therapy-with-near-unanimity Man pleads Guilty to Murder of Sabina Nessa - https://www.theguardian.com/uk-news/2022/feb/25/koci-selamaj-pleads-guilty-murder-of-sabina-nessa Colombia Legalises Abortion - https://www.theguardian.com/global-development/2022/feb/22/colombia-legalises-abortion-in-move-celebrated-as-historic-victory-by-campaigners
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March 01, 2022