New public health research on women’s prisons exposes medical neglect, sexual violence and inhumane living conditions.
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By Vijay Prashad / Tricontinental: Institute for Social Research There is no need to delve too deeply into statistical data when the findings are obvious. For instance, when women and men work at the same job, women are paid – on average – 20 percent less than men. To raise awareness about this persistent disparity, the International […]
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By Vijay Prashad / Tricontinental: Institute for Social Research What constitutes a crisis worthy of global attention? When a regional bank in the United States falls victim to the inversion of the yield curve (i.e., when short-term bond interest rates become higher than long-term rates), the Earth nearly stops spinning. The collapse of Silicon Valley Bank (SVB) […]
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The report named stillbirths a “major public health concern” that the U.S. must address through research and prevention.
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The Prison Policy Initiative looks at a fast-growing group in the incarceration system and the challenges they are more likely to face.
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There is much that the global feminist movement can learn from the current women’s struggle in Iran and their vision.
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