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One in 7 Latina girls in Philadelphia has attempted suicide, yet their struggles often remain invisible

Today, Noelia Rivera-Calderón is fighting for girls like her to be seen. She recently led a report from the National Women’s Law Center about the mental health of Latina students in Philadelphia, titled “We Are...

Heavy is the head that wears the EEOC Crown

“The judge has been quite clear that her order does not give the EEOC discretion to abandon the pay data collection or modify it,” National Women’s Law Center Vice President Emily Martin told me. “It...

San Francisco’s lawsuit against Trump’s “conscience” rule argues it’s unconstitutional

Fatima Goss Graves, President and CEO of the National Women’s Law Center, called the new regulation "an underhanded attack on the health and lives of patients," and pledged to fight it. "This rule allows anyone...

New Trump rule protects health care workers who refuse care for religious reasons

"This rule allows anyone from a doctor to a receptionist to entities like hospitals and pharmacies to deny a patient critical — and sometimes lifesaving — care," said Fatima Goss Graves, president and CEO of...

Black mothers keep dying. These 2020 candidates want to do something about it

“This election is highlighting the power of a black woman voter,” said Vacheria Tutson, a fellow on the reproductive rights and health team at the National Women’s Law Center. “People are trying to figure out,...

Trump Administration Strengthens ‘Conscience Rule’ for Health Care Workers

“The rule allows a very wide range of people — from the receptionist to the boards of hospitals and everyone in between — to deny a patient’s medical care if their personal beliefs get in...