Wednesday, November 25, 2009

GOOD NEWS: UN Pledges Millions to Fight Violence Against Women & other Feminist News


November 25, 2009
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Nov 25 2009
UN Pledges Millions to Fight Violence Against Women
The United Nations announced Tuesday $10.5 million in new grants to bolster international efforts to end violence against women...
http://www.feminist.org/news/newsbyte/uswirestory.asp?id=12095
Nov 24 2009
Women Ski Jumpers Lose Olympic Lawsuit
The British Columbia Appeal Court provided written rationale for it's ruling that will allow Olympic organizers to hold a men's ski jumping event, but not a women's event in the upcoming Vancouver Olympic games...
http://www.feminist.org/news/newsbyte/uswirestory.asp?id=12092
Nov 23 2009
Bishop Bars Kennedy from Communion Over Abortion Views
Congressman Patrick Kennedy (D-RI), was reportedly barred from receiving communion by Rhode Island Bishop Thomas Tobin in 2007 due to Kennedy's pro-choice position on abortion...
http://www.feminist.org/news/newsbyte/uswirestory.asp?id=12090

OTHER WEEKLY NEWS

Nov 24 2009 - Student Protests Continue in CA, Feminist Activists Play Part
http://www.feminist.org/news/newsbyte/uswirestory.asp?id=12093

Nov 24 2009 - Baltimore Passes First City Regulation of CPCs
http://www.feminist.org/news/newsbyte/uswirestory.asp?id=12094

Nov 23 2009 - Anti-Choice Groups Oppose Nevada Personhood Initiative
http://www.feminist.org/news/newsbyte/uswirestory.asp?id=12091


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