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Algorithms vs. people

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As the COVID-19 pandemic continues, women experience more difficulty with re-employment than men. The jobs that disappeared during the pandemic were disproportionately held by women in the leisure and hospitality, child care, and health care industries. But women are not necessarily coming back to work. According to the National Women’s…

With recommendations for improving brain health

“7 Gals of Menopause Wine Charms” by HA! Designs — Artbyheather is licensed under CC…

Most medical research is predicated on the default male body creating an environment where women’s health care is substandard to that of men. Add into that mix, historical attitudes toward women’s health complaints as “hysterical”, and you have a recipe for dismissive health care for women. Maya Dusenberry’s breakthrough book…

Denying children food is just one symptom of a malevolent movement

school lunch in a styrofoam tray including a fried chicken sandwich, french fries, and green beans
“there’s nothing quite like school lunch…” by bookgrl is licensed under CC BY-NC-ND 2.0

It is 4:00 p.m., and you have lost your wallet and have no access to money. You have been looking for it for hours to no avail. You are very hungry because you skipped breakfast and now have no way to buy food. One friend offers to give you $10…

Vigilante justice has no place in medical care

photo courtesy of the author from the Women’s March on Washington 2017

Vigilante justice has no place in medical care

Back in 2016, when Donald Trump was elected President, women across the country felt a chill go down their collective spines. We knew that the election of a misogynistic grifter would spell the end of abortion rights. …

Anna Lynch

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