Following January 21 show of solidarity, many feminists posed critical questions about the direction of the movement. The call on February 6 initiated by many including Angela Davis and Rasmea Yousef Odeh pointed out that the militant movement cannot be co-opted by “corporate feminism” and must be inclusive, intersectional and emerge as “feminism for the […]
As New York women’s rights lawyers, we help women who have experienced pregnancy discrimination at the workplace. Pregnancy discrimination can include but not limited to refusal to hire due to pregnancy, demotion or loss of job due to pregnancy, or receiving treatment that is different from other temporarily disabled employees. If you believe that you […]
The Women’s March on Washington was a major success in New York City. Here are some exclusive photographs from the event as covered by us.
By Jack Tuckner How much does being a woman cost over a lifetime? A whole bunch of money, and a lot more money if that woman is not white. The National Women’s Law Center released a report last Equal Pay Day showing how much the wage gap costs women over a lifetime. The findings show […]
New York becomes the first city in the country to ensure that women receive free tampons and sanitary pads in schools, jails and shelters. This program is unique to the extent that its advocates argue hindrances to access of female hygiene products result in discrimination. Back in March, New York City Council members had introduced […]