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Study Shows Strong Global Support for Gender Equality, Especially Among Women

International
The strongest support for women having the same rights as men is found in Europe, followed by Latin America, Asia-Pacific, Africa, and the Middle East. ...
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Comedian Dana Goldberg to Perform at Seattle Women’s Pride 2016

Dana Goldberg
Local
Seattle Women's Pride is back for year number three on Saturday, June 18, 2016. ...
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Reactions: Texas Abortion Law at the Supreme Court

Photo: Planned Parenthood
Top News Health
Texas' 2013 anti-choice law threatens to close more than 75 percent of clinics offering abortion care and leave many women with little meaningful ability to exercise their constitutional rights. ...
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Trying to Conceive Soon After Pregnancy Loss May Increase Chances of Live Birth

Health
A new study shows that couples who attempt to conceive within three months after losing an early pregnancy have the same chances, if not greater, of achieving a live birth. ...
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Top Lesbian Comics to Get Out the Vote for LPAC

Rosie O'Donnell and Kate Clinton (l-r) will campaign for Hillary.
Politics
Kate Clinton, Rosie O’Donnell, Billie Jean King, Lea DeLaria, Cameron Esposito, Judy Gold, Marga Gomez, and others will appear at LPAC's fundraiser. ...
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More Than 30 Senators File Brief to Protect Women’s Access to Birth Control

Politics Health
U.S. Sens. Al Franken and Patty Murray led a group of more than 30 Democratic Senators in filing an amicus brief with the U.S. Supreme Court on the need to protect women’s access to affordable birth control. ...
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Eastside Women’s Health Center Offers Unique Services to LGBTQ Community

Kristina Chamberlain and Jennifer Jimenez opened the Eastside Women’s Health Center in September to provide specialized health care to the LGBTQ community.
Health Local
More than being a place where women can receive health care, Jimenez and Chamberlain want to provide a place where their patients can let go, be honest and feel basic comfort and acceptance in a non-judgmental environment. ...
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Modern Fitness: How to Fit Exercise Into a Busy Work/Life Schedule

Health Columns
Many of us downplay the importance of putting our health first, but as soon as you realize it is a non-negotiable, it becomes much easier to accommodate a fitness routine. ...
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Despite Controversy and Backlash, Planned Parenthood Continues with Celebrations

Tables had places for folks to sign petitions, register for mailing lists, and participate in #ShoutYourAbortion.
Health Local
Planned Parenthood of the Great Northwest and the Hawaiian Islands hosted its annual anniversary event Friday night to commemorate the famous Roe v. Wade decision and a woman’s right to choose. ...
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Murray, DelBene Support Women’s Rights at Planned Parenthood on Roe v. Wade Anniversary

Senator Patty Murray (D-WA) and Congresswoman Suzan DelBene (WA-01) joined supporters at the Planned Parenthood Seattle Health Center.
Health Local
On the 43rd anniversary of the landmark Supreme Court decision in Roe v. Wade, Senator Patty Murray (D-WA) and Congresswoman Suzan DelBene (WA-01) joined supporters at the Planned Parenthood Seattle Health Center. ...
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