As promised we shall be posting brief biographies of the writers whose work has been selected to seem in Phrases And Women’s fourth anthology alongside our nationwide winning story The Wife by Deborah Arnander and our regional winning piece Suite For My Father by Melissa Fu. If you want to find out more about Deborah and Melissa then please see our post dated 09/01/17. The march has recently taken firmer positions: the organizers have booted a professional-life group from their checklist of partners, and released a firmly progressive three-web page coverage assertion that advocates for reproductive freedom and financial justice for women, in addition to immigration reform, police accountability, and union rights for all. Though the organisers say the march isn’t particularly anti-Donald Trump, it was timed to take place the day after the businessman and former actuality TELEVISION star was inaugurated as the forty fifth president of the United States, to the dismay of many who had been appalled by his report on the election path.
March organizers faced a backlash after an anti-abortion group, New Wave Feminists, was named as an official associate. In case you are planning on wearing your skirts hiked up or bloomers or pants, it would be best to discover barely nicer boots. It was a march to commemorate we can by no means take freedom with no consideration; to honor those who fought so exhausting for civil rights. Maybe we don’t want a women’s march, or a girl as President—or perhaps we need these things so badly that we will not even resolve which women should get what first. Not long after that march against the Vietnam Warfare, she marched on a bitterly chilly gray January day in Washington, DC demonstrating against the inauguration of Richard Nixon.
Women who voted for Trump usually felt very in another way about abortion and the federal government funds that go to Planned Parenthood than did women who voted for Clinton, however when it comes other areas of women’s health and reproductive rights, the two teams are much more carefully aligned. In the PerryUndem survey, 42 p.c … Read More