Sheryl Sandberg and Beyoncé Campaign to Ban ‘Bossy’

Sheryl Sandberg and Beyoncé Campaign to Ban ‘Bossy’

A number of successful women, including Beyoncé Knowles, have joined Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg in a campaign to ban the word ‘bossy’ to describe girls and women. At issue is the fact that many girls and young women do not take leadership roles for fear of the brand. The Ban Bossy public service campaign is […]

Heroin Deaths Public Health Crisis Now

Heroin Deaths Public Health Crisis Now

Sharp increases in heroin deaths and prescription narcotics abuse are becoming an urgent public health crisis now. To stem the increasing problem, Attorney General Eric Holder reports that his agency is taking additional action to prevent deadly overdoses and stop drug trafficking. One Justice Department effort is calling for increased use of the overdose reversal […]

Supreme Court Removes ‘Boobies’ Ban

Supreme Court Removes ‘Boobies’ Ban

The U.S. Supreme Court rejected an appeal that sought to restrict student free speech. The Supreme Court action removes a ban on “i ♥ boobies!” bracelets that one Pennsylvania school district enacted. The “I ♥ boobies! (KEEP A BREAST)” rubber message bracelets were developed as a fundraiser by the Keep-A-Breast Foundation to promote breast cancer […]