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News From Around the Web

No time to write this week and so much to discuss. So here’s a round up of news from around the web affecting women. Click the links to learn more. Let’s start with Virginia, where this week the legislation passed…

If I Were Santa

If I were Santa, I’d be making my list and checking it twice. And here are the gifts I would give: For Our Daughters: The gift of self-esteem and positive role models The mass media perpetuates a message that women…

Pumping at Work: Breastfeeding Awareness Month

Corporate lactation programs. Private pumping rooms. Informed, supportive HR specialists. If you read enough Best-Places-to Work-for-Mothers articles, you might think this is the reality for mothers returning to work post-baby. But for many women, pumping at work has its challenges.…

News from Around the Web

Here’s a quick roundup of news affecting women from around the world and the web. Sixteen Democrats joined House Republicans in passing H.R. 3 to make sure taxpayer money can’t be used or abortions even though taxpayer funds already couldn’t…

Discuss Amongst Yourselves

Sheryl Sandberg, Chief Operating Officer at Facebook, discusses why we have too few women leaders, at TED. It’s worth the watch. [hana-code-insert name='TED Sandberg' /] And for more on why we have too few women speakers at TED, check this…