Jessica Valenti, 28, started the blog because, �Young women are rarely given the opportunity to speak on their own behalf on issues that affect their lives and futures,� according to the site. "Feministing provides a platform for us to comment, analyze and influence."
1/28/2015 Senator Boxer Urges President to Continue Support for UN Population Fund - Earlier this week, Senator Barbara Boxer (D-CA) along with 21 of her Senate colleagues sent a letter to President Obama calling on him to maintain support for the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA).
UNFPA, which promotes maternal and reproductive health, conducts major demographic surveys, and campaigns against fistula and female genital mutilation, supports programs in over 150 countries. . . .