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 1976, we couldn’t wait to be nurses. Our starched white dresses with the nurse caps and stripes symbolized our graduation st…

Today at a Hearing, where Sally Yates was invited to testify, Republican questioners pulled a typical ‘power play.’ That is, the…

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When you see me wearing a mask when I’m out in public, or at the supermarkets, o…

This has easily been the longest 2 months of my career, and, for that matter, my life. COVID-19 has changed…

An open letter to the “ other ones”

By: Debbie Moore-Black, RN

Hi Mary and Susan and Heather and Ashley and…

A coalition of American businesses are voicing their support for the Equal Rights Amendment.
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Since January,…

The Women's Health Protection Act would protect abortion access from bans and burdensome restrictions.

Many of us had been…

Among my many Internet friends (Facebook, Twitter, WVM) are both women and men who identify themselves as writers.  I suspect …

Nightingale was born May 12, 1820, in Florence, Italy. As a member of an affluent British family she was…

Rumors abound that Trump is using any means possible to keep secret the real numbers of persons infected with the…

Nearly 12,000 Faithful America members have signed our petition calling on Roku, DirecTV, and DISH to drop right-wing…

Take the time to read them.  Given the magnitude of the problem, one or more of these statistics probably applies …

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Nightingale was born May 12, 1820, in Florence, Italy. As a member of an affluent British family she was…