Shutdown Watch: Lest we forget that in the background of the Congress-driven shutdown in American government, there is still a fight against women’s equal access to healthcare. Meanwhile, female state legislators gathered across party lines to encourage Congress to resolve its issues.
Women and Policy: On a different political note, check out this report on how women are faring in different U.S. states.
Relationship Woes: A handy guide to help you figure out if your partner’s issue is your problem, too.
Abortion Misconceptions: A new documentary aims to remove some of the stigma and unfair prejudices about doctors who are still willing to perform late-term abortions.
Bollywood: Next week marks the first Mumbai Women’s International Film Festival.
Fashion Week: Every recent fashion week seems to invite discussion about the exclusion of African American women. So we’re really digging Rick Owens’s use of competitive step dancers in place of stereotypical runway models.