#Massachusetts

  • Feature: 'I Was Not His Equal Partner': What It's Like to Be a Child Bride in Massachusetts

    'I Was Not His Equal Partner': What It's Like to Be a Child Bride in Massachusetts

    By Daniele Selby|Sept. 6, 2019

    Tammy Monteiro was married at 16 in Massachusetts. Marriage before 18 is still legal there today. Read more

  • Article: Boston Schools Will Offer Free Pads and Tampons This Fall

    Boston Schools Will Offer Free Pads and Tampons This Fall

    By Leah Rodriguez|June 18, 2019

    Mayor Martin J. Walsh is championing the program to keep students in class. Read more

  • Article: This Town Will Be First in US to Offer Free Tampons in All Public Restrooms — Regardless of Gender

    This Town Will Be First in US to Offer Free Tampons in All Public Restrooms — Regardless of Gender

    By Leah Rodriguez|May 31, 2019

    Brookline, Massachusetts, is setting the bar for menstrual equity. Read more

  • Article: New Massachusetts Law Requires Equal Pay for Comparable Work

    New Massachusetts Law Requires Equal Pay for Comparable Work

    By Brandon Blackburn-Dwyer|Aug. 3, 2016

    This new law demands fair pay for women and ALL employees. Read more

  • Article: Why do we still use the death penalty in the United States?

    Why do we still use the death penalty in the United States?

    By Natalie Prolman|May 18, 2015

    An eye for an eye makes the whole world blind. Read more