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Illegal Abortions and Banned Pregnancy: The Lack of Reproductive Choices in El Salvador

It has been in the news lately about the spread of the Zika virus, which is transferred through mosquito bites. The World Health Organization are quoted as saying that the Zika virus is “spreading explosively” and since the confirmation of the virus in over 5 US citizens, the United States government has warned against pregnant… Continue reading Illegal Abortions and Banned Pregnancy: The Lack of Reproductive Choices in El Salvador

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Join our femmeblend writing community by submitting a piece! We really want more voices represented in this community. Femmeblend was created as a safe space for women (and men!) to share life experiences, wisdom, and creativity. So what are we looking for? Feel free to check out some of our past posts to get a… Continue reading Join the femmeblend community!

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Shhh I can’t talk…I’m on my period

From as far back as biblical times, the original sorority began in a red tent; a place where women would spend their time while they were menstruating, ill, or during their cycles of birthing. The idea of a woman bleeding sickened society enough to quarantine them together until they were considered “clean” again. Unintentionally, however,… Continue reading Shhh I can’t talk…I’m on my period