D.C. bill requires schools to provide free period products to students
The D.C. Council passed a bill requiring District schools to provide free period products in all women’s and gender-neutral bathrooms.
D.C. launches direct cash assistance program to support new and expectant parents
D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser recently announced a cash assistance program to support new and expectant low-income parents in Wards 5, 7 and 8.
Hillary Clinton awards women leaders advancing peace and security
“Human rights are women’s rights and women’s rights are human rights,” Hillary Clinton said at the 1995 UN Fourth World Conference on Women in Beijing. Her words were reaffirmed at... Read more
Georgetown celebrates its 8th annual Latinx Heritage month
Latinx Heritage Month celebrations at Georgetown and nationwide ended on Oct. 15. Officially recognized at Georgetown since 2014, the month consisted of events held by different Latinx clubs and associations... Read more
Thousands rally and march for reproductive rights in wake of Texas abortion ban
“This is what democracy looks like!” dozens of sign-toting demonstrators shouted as they marched from Freedom Plaza to the Supreme Court as part of Washington, D.C.’s fifth annual Women’s March.... Read more