Poland: Resistance to abortion restrictions

WARSAW (Reuters) – Hundreds of Poles gathered in front of the parliament building in Warsaw on Saturday evening to protest against proposals for tight restrictions on abortion debated by lawmakers this week. On Wednesday the lower house decided to take up work on a bill that would ban abortions in the case of irreversible damage …

7 Global Women Show Why ‘Feminism’ Is The Word Of The Year

Written by Malaka Sharib “Feminism” was the most looked-up word in Merriam-Webster’s online dictionary in 2017. We’ve profiled some extraordinary women in Goats and Soda this year who should be cited in the dictionary’s definition. They pursued their goals in the face of poverty, war and prejudice. Many of these women were recognized in 2017 …