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8/23/2000 - Britain Supports Creation Of International Criminal Court
The British government is planning to announce later this week that it will support the creation of the International Criminal Court (ICC)....

7/28/2000 - U.S. Urges Establishment of Tribunal To Prosecute Sierra Leone Rebel Leaders
The United States is pushing for the creation of a war tribunal that would prosecute rebel leaders in Sierra Leone for their war crimes, including rape and mutilation of women and girls....

6/30/2000 - First International Criminal Court's Jurisdiction on Crimes Against Women Is Weakened by USA
On June 29th the U.S....

10/11/1999 - Planned Parenthood Launches Emergency Contraception Ad Campaign
Planned Parenthood Federation of America (PPFA) is launching the first national public service advertising campaign about emergency contraception....

9/13/1999 - US House Appropriations Bill Bans Most City-Funded Abortions in Washington, DC
On Sept....

6/8/1999 - Fundamentalists Criticize Army's Religious Tolerance
Two years ago, Fort Hood Open Circle became the Army's first official wiccan group, based at the U.S....

5/17/1999 - Women's World Cup Soccer Team Named
The soccer players who will represent the United States in this summer's Women's World Cup have been named....

4/28/1999 - Protesters Accuse School of Pregnancy Discrimination
Kathleen V....

7/30/1998 - US Wins Gold Medal in Soccer at Goodwill Games
The United States won 2-0 over China in the Goodwill women's soccer game to capture the gold medal last Monday. Mia Hamm led the team to victory with two goals....

7/22/1998 - Contraceptive Coverage Bill Highlights Inequity in Health Care
About half of health insurance agencies refuse to pay for contraceptives while many rushed to reimburse money for impotence drugs....

7/6/1998 - Women's Caucus Criticizes Compromises in New International Criminal Court
Woman's groups are concerned that delays in the establishment of the International Criminal Court (ICC) will lead to compromises in women's civil liberties....

6/1/1996 - FREEDOM SUMMER96 KICKS OFF

Student Mobilization to Register and Alert Voters

WHAT: Press Conference

WHEN: Wednesday, June 5, 1996 at 10:00am

WHERE: Los Angeles: NCJW Auditorium 543 North Fairfax

WHO: Freedom Summer 96 Student Volunteers, Eleanor Smeal, President, Feminist Majority

Following in the historic footsteps of their parents generation, college students from more than 54 campuses nationwide and in California arrived June 1, 1996 for Freedom Summer 96 -- a massive grassroots voter education and registration campaign to defeat the deceptive California "Civil Rights" Initiative (CCRI).

This first wave of students will be followed July 1 by a second wave and August 15 by a third....