Men are increasingly entering traditionally women-dominated professions. As one male dental assistant says, “The way I look at it is that anything, basically, that a woman can do, a guy can do.”
Good point from Jamelle Bouie: For women, social issues are economic issues.
Missouri passed a bill allowing employers or health insurance providers to deny coverage for birth control or abortion if it violates their moral convictions.
So awesome: Melissa Harris-Perry talks to a panel of actual young women about feminism today and if 2012 might be the year of the young woman.
Women farmworkers refer to the fields in California as “fil de calzon” or the fields of panties because sexual harassment is so widespread.