February 6, 2008

Forget State Legislatures. Work with Your Pharmacy Board to Stop Refusals

by Gretchen Borchelt, Senior CounselNational Women’s Law Center

February 6, 2008

What Title IX Means to Us

by the Education TeamNational Women’s Law Center Today is National Girls and Women in Sports Day — a time to celebrate female athletes and to demonstrate our support for Title IX, the federal law that requires schools

February 5, 2008

Discrimination Against Male Athletes? Really?

by Taryn Wilgus Null, MARGARET Fund FellowNational Women’s Law Center Over 35 years after Title IX was passed, misconceptions about Title IX’s implications for school sports still abound. Sometimes, unfortunately, these misconceptions turn into lawsuits. Yesterday, the

February 4, 2008

The Last Bush Budget: Missing the Boat on Early Care and Education

by Helen Blank, Director of Leadership and Public PolicyNational Women's Law Center An increasing number of governors and state legislators around the country, recognizing the importance of the early years to children’s development and their futures, are

February 4, 2008

Weekly Round-Up

by Mary Robbins, Program AssistantNational Women’s Law Center The Christian Science Monitor questions why false perceptions of female fragility still shape gender segregation in athletics. Suzanne at BlogHer addresses the need for better support for child care workers.

January 30, 2008

Familiar Language in the State of the Union

by Julia Kaye, Program AssistantNational Women’s Law Center Monday night’s State of the Union address felt strangely familiar. A president’s final year in office is typically a series of last-minute attempts to implement controversial policies, secure an

January 30, 2008

Don’t Leave Money Lying on the Table This Tax Filing Season

by Amy Matsui, Senior CounselNational Women's Law CenterTax filing season is underway – and families should make sure they’re getting the credit they deserve. Low- and moderate-income families may be eligible for thousands of dollars in

January 28, 2008

Women Need More from the Stimulus Package

by Joan Entmacher, Vice President for Family Economic SecurityNational Women's Law Center