2019

 

AOC and Top Democrats Blast ‘Pink Tax’ on Women’s Hygiene Products, While Ohio Repeals Gender-Based Price Hike

October 12, 2019 / Newsweek

Cuomo Signs Bill Making New York The First State To Mandate Ingredient List for Tampons

October 11, 2019 / Forbes

Menstruation is having a moment: Here comes National Period Day

October 4, 2019 / The Philadelphia Inquirer

End the “Pink Tax” in Ohio

October 2, 2019 / Portsmouth Daily Times

Is the Tax on Tampons Unconstitutional?

October 1, 2019 / The Nation

Period Poverty: The Sisterhood of the Traveling Tampons

September 11, 2019 / The Sundial

Opponents of Ga. ‘tampon tax’ vow to press lawmakers in 2020

September 9, 2019 / Georgia Recorder

22 States Considered Eliminating the ‘Tampon Tax’ This Year. Here’s What Happened.

July 12, 2019 / New York Times

US Period Advocates Want to End the Tampon Tax by 2020

June 26, 2019 / Global Citizen

What's Behind The Movement For Free Menstrual Supplies?

June 25, 2019 / WBUR 90.9

Tampon Tax is Not Law Yet! Deadline is Tomorrow!

June 17, 2019 / WJBQ 97.9

For Young Activists, a New Cause: Period Parity

June 12, 2019 / Boston Globe

Lola and Period Equity Launch Campaign to Dismantle the Tampon Tax Nationwide

June 11, 2019 / Teen Vogue

Female Founders Call Tampon Tax Unconstitutional And Put A Deadline On Reform

June 11, 2019 / Forbes

Tampons are not “luxury” items: Why this campaign says the period tax must end

June 11, 2019 / Fast Company

35 States in the U.S. Still Charge Women a Tampon Tax

June 11, 2019 / Fortune

Campaign aims to take down the tampon tax nationwide

June 11, 2019 / BizWomen

4 Ways Groups Are Making Period Care Easier and More Equitable

May 31, 2019 / PBS NewsHour

This Lawmaker Pushed the Trump Administration to Put Tampons In Prisons. She Isn’t Stopping There.

May 28, 2019 / USA Today

The Bloody Truth About Getting Your Period In America

May 23, 2019 / CBS News

What These 4 Inspiring Activists Had to Say About Ending Period Shame

March 22, 2019 / Global Citizen

Repealing California’s ‘Tampon Tax’: Gender Equity Versus Budget Fears

March 21, 2019 / San Francisco Chronicle

Maine Congressman Claims Free Period Products Don’t Belong in Jail Because It’s Not a ‘Country Club’

March 20, 2019 / Global Citizen

Menstrual Hygiene Products are a Right, Not a Privilege

March 20, 2019 / The Hill

So Here’s Something…Women Don’t Actually Have Equal Rights Under the Constitution

March 1, 2019 / Cosmopolitan

How Diapers and Menstrual Pads are Exposing Babies and Women to Hormone-Disrupting Chemicals

January 28, 2019 / Environmental Health News

Tired of Paying Sales Taxes on Tampons? New Georgia Legislation Could Save You Money

January 26, 2019 / The Telegraph

Equity, Period.

Spring 2019 / Teaching Tolerance

Fembeat: Period Poverty is a Thing, Even in the U.S.

January 25, 2019 / Forbes

Period Politics: Georgia Lawmakers Consider Tossing ‘Tampon Tax’

January 22, 2019 / NPR

Period Poverty: Most Poor Women in St. Louis Can’t Afford Tampons and Sanitary Products, Resort to Using Rags and Diapers

January 11, 2019 / Newsweek

How Restaurants Are Working to Destigmatize Menstrual Products

January 8, 2019 / Eater

 

 

2018

 

Women Often Can’t Afford Tampons, Pads in Federal Prisons. That’s About to Change.

December 20, 2018 / Huffington Post

This New Criminal Justice Bill Could Finally Give Incarcerated Women the Period Products They Need

December 19, 2018 / Marie Claire

Here’s How Much the Tampon Tax is Still Costing American Women

November 10, 2018 / InStyle

Goodbye, Tampon Tax (at Least for Some)

November 9, 2018 / The New York Times

Nevada Becomes the Tenth State to Scrap the Tampon Tax

November 9, 2018 / Valuepenguin

Nevada Becomes 10th State to Ditch Tampon Tax

November 9, 2018 / Rolling Stone

Nevada Just Became the 10th State to Eliminate the ‘Tampon Tax,’ Paving the Way for Greater ‘Menstrual Equity’

November 8, 2018 / Business Insider

Nevada Just Got Rid of Its “Tampon Tax”

November 7, 2018 / Vox

Australia Scraps Tax on Tampons, Once Considered a ‘Luxury’

October 3, 2018 / The New York Times

'Menstrual Equity’: Activist Fights to Correct Lawmakers’ Neglect of Feminine Needs

August 16, 2018 / Washington Times

Pink Tax: The Real Cost of Gender-Based Pricing

August 2, 2018 / Healthline

It’s Not Just the Tampon Tax: Why Periods Are Political

July 22, 2018 / The New York Times

Breaking The Cycle: Meet the People Who Are Fighting to End Period Stigma

June 27, 2018 / Allure

Making Menstrual Health a Global Issue

June 19, 2018 / The Nation

What Amy Schumer Got Right (and Wrong) About Periods on SNL

May 14, 2018 / Stylecaster

Are We Finally Getting Over The Belief That Periods Are Embarassing?

May 10, 2018 / The Nation

"Period: Twelve Voices Tell The Bloody Truth” Shows Why We Need To Talk About Menstruation

May 2018 / Bust Magazine

Period: Twelve Voices Tell The Bloody Truth

May 2018 / Publishers Weekly

This Writer-Attorney is Fighting to Get Rid of the Tampon Tax

March 26, 2018 / The Lilith Blog

More and More States are Finally Getting Rid of Tampon Taxes

March 2018 / Scary Mommy

More States Move to End ‘Tampon Tax’ That’s Seen as Discriminating Against Women

March 25, 2018 / NPR

Talking About Periods in Public

March 20, 2018 / NPR

Putting Periods on the Agenda

February 15, 2018 / Ms. Magazine

New York Schools May Start Providing Free Feminine Hygiene Products

January 23, 2018 / Observer

Period Poverty and the Struggle for Adequate Menstrual Products

January 19, 2018 / Via News

The "Tampon Tax”: Should States Tax Feminine Hygiene Products?

January 17, 2018 / Harvard Kennedy School Shorenstein Center

 

 

2017

 

Why 2017 was Actually a Damn Good Year to be a Woman With a Period

December 27, 2017 / Glamour

Best Global Health Books of 2017

December 21, 2017 / Global Health Now

Menstrual Inequity is a Global ‘Code Red Crisis,’ Says Book ‘Periods Gone Public’

December 20, 2017 / Rewire

Ban Charging for Tampons in Public Restrooms

November 17, 2017 / Splinter News

Periods Gone Public: How Society Stopped Being Afraid of Menstruation

November 17, 2017 / International Business Times

Loud, Proud, and Bleeding: “Periods Gone Public” Fights for Menstrual Equity

November 9, 2017 / Bitch Media

Toilet Paper is Free in Public Bathrooms. Why Not Tampons?

November 7, 2017 / The Star

Q&A: Jennifer Weiss-Wolf Takes Period Public in ‘Menstrual Equity’ Fight

November 6, 2017 / The Cap Times

Periods Gone Public: Taking a Stand for Menstrual Equity

November 5, 2017 / New York Journal of Books

Mainstreaming Menstruation

November 2, 2017 / NPR

If Paper Towels are Free in Public Restrooms, Why Aren’t Tampons?

October 26, 2017 / Market Watch

Lots of Men Still Don’t See Tampons as a Basic Right

October 26, 2017 / Huffington Post

How Periods Became Political

October 24, 2017 / Metro

Fighting for Menstrual Equity

October 20, 2017 / Washington Post

"Periods Gone Public” Calls for Menstrual Equity and the End of the Tampon Tax: Review

October 12, 2017 / Bust

We Heart: Period Equity’s Tampon Tax PSA

October 12, 2017 / Ms. Magazine

Meet Feminism’s Official Period Warrior

October 11, 2017 / Refinery 29

Getting Your Period is Still Oppressive in the United States

October 9, 2017 / Harper’s Bazaar

Why Periods are Political: The Fight for Period Equity

October 10, 2017 / NPR

Starred Review - Periods Gone Public: Taking a Stand for Menstrual Equity

October 8, 2017 / Publishers Weekly

The ‘Tampon Crusader’ Who Pushed to Make Periods a Political Issue

October 3, 2017 / Vice

Amber Rose Starred in a PSA to Fight Against Tampon Tax

September 29, 2017 / Refinery 29

Amber Rose Opens Up About Period Problems and Breaks Down the Tampon Tax: Exclusive

September 29, 2017 / Newsweek

Five Reproductive Rights Heroes You’ve Gotta Know About Right Now

September 1, 2017 / Vice

The Once-Whispered Topic of Menstruation Now Has Political Cachet

August 7, 2017 / Washington Post

Why is Menstruation Still Not A National Health Concern?

July 24, 2017 / The Daily Dot

Q&A: Menstrual Equity Champion Jennifer Weiss-Wolf on Fighting for the Reproductive Health of Incarcerated Women

July 17, 2017 / Ms. Magazine

The Period Movement: Meet the Men Fighting to Stop Menstruation-Shaming in the Developing World

July 12, 2017 / Newsweek

Meet the Wonder Woman of Menstrual Realness

July 3, 2017 / Well and Good

Just About Everyone Hates Tampon Taxes

June 2017 / Bustle

These Activists Want to Know What’s in Your Tampons

May 25, 2017 / New York Magazine

Period Activists Want Tampon Makers to Disclose Ingredients

May 24, 2017 / The New York Times

Period Policy: An Interview with Menstrual Equity Activist Jennifer Weiss-Wolf

January 24, 2017 / Lenny Letter