Stories by Lucinda Marshall

Lucinda Marshall is the Founder and Director of the Feminist Peace Network. She is the author of the FPN blog as well as Reclaiming Medusa. subscribe to Lucinda Marshall's feed

Posted on: Jun 7, 2010, Source: TruthOut.org

The ability to fight against toxics is not fully developed in the womb and in children.

Posted on: Jan 18, 2010, Source: RH Reality Check

News flash: In addition to food, water, shelter, and medical care, there are needs that are specific to women, particularly pregnant women and new mothers.

Posted on: Jan 7, 2010, Source: Reclaiming Medusa

Another company in bed with the CDC, should be no surprise, but it's still ugly.

Posted on: Oct 7, 2009, Source: Feminist Peace Network

It only addresses a small part of the continuing blatant disregard for women's human rights as a result of U.S. military actions.

Posted on: Feb 10, 2009, Source: Feminist Peace Network

Hey kids, wanna play security checkpoint?

Posted on: Oct 23, 2008, Source: AlterNet

While the media sound alarms about breast cancer's links to lifestyle choices and genetics, a much more likely risk factor is going undiscussed.

Posted on: Oct 21, 2008, Source: Feminist Peace Network

And apparently they're mighty proud of it.

Posted on: Aug 26, 2008, Source: Feminist Peace Network

The New England Journal of Medicine raises some serious questions about the vaccine's safety and effectiveness.

Posted on: Jul 1, 2008, Source: Feminist Peace Network

Southern Baptist preacher says sinful women rebel against their husbands' God-given authority.

Posted on: May 7, 2008, Source: Feminist Peace Network

How the media's use of the passive voice skews coverage of violence against women.

Posted on: May 6, 2008, Source: Feminist Peace Network

Once again women didn't make the cut in Time Magazine's list of the most influential leaders.

Posted on: May 5, 2008, Source: Feminist Peace Network

Another case of rape by contractors in Iraq is being ignored.

Posted on: Apr 30, 2008, Source: Feminist Peace Network

Whistleblowers report on the outrageous misuse of resources by contractors in Iraq.

Posted on: Apr 26, 2008, Source: AlterNet

Abortion is not an isolated issue of choice, but part of a complex set of issues that reproductive rights advocates need to address holistically.

Posted on: Mar 1, 2008, Source: Feminist Peace Network

I guess this is what we can expect of someone who once served on the board of Walmart.

Posted on: Feb 20, 2008, Source: Feminist Peace Network

A gruesome reminder that sexual violence is an inevitable part of militarism that does not end when the soldier leaves the battlefield.

Posted on: Feb 16, 2008, Source: Feminist Peace Network

No doubt about it, that is a headline I never thought I'd write, but thanks to Aussie MP Bob Such, apparently we need to clarify a few facts.

Posted on: Feb 14, 2008, Source: Feminist Peace Network

The average age of an Afghan widow is just 35 years, and 94 percent of them are unable to read and write

Posted on: Feb 11, 2008, Source: Feminist Peace Network

We need to insist that they be properly investigated and if true, that the crimes be punished appropriately, not by administrative action.

Posted on: Feb 7, 2008, Source: Feminist Peace Network

The notion that sexual assault cannot be tried as a criminal matter but is treated as a labor dispute is simply beyond belief.

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