Tag Archives: women

6 North Country women honored for service to the community

JENNIFER: WELCOME BACK, TONIGHT, SIX NORTH COUNTY WOMEN HAVE A SPECIAL RECOGNITION. THE RECIPIENTS OF ASSEMBLYMAN BILL JONES’ WOMEN OF DISTINCTION AWARDS RECEIVED THEIR HONORS THIS MORNING. COMMUNITY MEMBERS NOMINATED THE OUTSTANDING WOMEN IN THEIR LIVES. THE JONES’ OFFICE SELECTED THE WINNING SIX. — WINNING FRIENDS AND FAMILY SIX. MEMBERS WHO KNEW THE AWARD WINNERS… Read More »

TEDxRC2 – Edna Adan Ismail – If We Can Train Midwives in Somaliland, Everyone Can!

Translator: Marie-Claude Bélanger Reviewer: Nhu PHAM Thank you. My name is Edna Adan, and I’m a midwife, and because I’m a midwife, I’ve come to talk to you about the health of women and children. My country, Somaliland, is a country with one of the highest maternal mortality rates in the world. A country that… Read More »

The Church Service that Worships Beyonce

for those in the bondage of racism we need I’m at Grace Cathedral in San Francisco California hundreds of folks are gonna come here to witness the Beyonce mass bringing together secular music and a religious message to tell a story of empowerment for particularly women of color but for anyone who happens to sing… Read More »

Abortion Bans Failed in the 19th Century. They’ll Also Fail in the 21st.

Over the last year, several states have passed controversial laws restricting abortion. Laws passed in Alabama and Georgia that would effectively ban the procedure are aimed at giving the nation’s high court an opportunity to reverse its controversial 1973 ruling in Roe vs. Wade. The history of criminalization pre-Roe provides a window into how abortion… Read More »

Gynecologist Answers Commonly Searched Pregnancy Questions

does eating certain foods affect the gender of your baby my name is Candace Fraser and I’m an ob/gyn I’m here to answer some of the most googled pregnancy related questions can you get pregnant without having sex yes if you’re married but that happens already if you were to collect someone’s sperm let’s say… Read More »

Argentines urged to quit Catholic Church after abortion bill is thwarted

In Argentina, the weekly round of the mothers of the Plaza de Mayo is the symbol for the struggle for human rights. And this week Nora Cortinas has a strong announcement to make. Though a practicing Catholic, she does not want to belong to the church anymore and is going to de-baptize herself The recent… Read More »

Casting Curses and Love Spells with the Most Powerful Witches in Romania

I have always been fascinated by witches women whose reputable power was so feared 100s of thousands were killed in the great European witch hunt But in Romania, the homeland of Dracula and superstition, witchcraft has not only survived. It’s very much alive and well So I’m heading there to learn about witches and how… Read More »