Womens Magazine

Womens Magazine – September 5, 2016

On Labor Day, we speak with Robin Williams, Director of Civil RIghts and Community Action for the United Food & Commercial Workers International Union. ¬†Williams is one of 27 Black women labor leaders profiled in And Still I Rise: Black Women Labor Leaders, a report from¬†the Black Worker Initiative of the Institute for Policy Studies. … Continued


Recently widespread outrage has erupted over the bias and leniency in court decisions involving rape and the general acceptance and prevalence of violence against women. In California, a judge’s decision to give a white former Stanford University swimmer an unusually lenient six-month jail sentence for sexually assaulting an unconscious Stanford student sparked a campaign to … Continued


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