https://www.womenspress.com/wp-content/uploads/2024/02/Ukraine-Iryna.png 729 1200 Mikki Morrissette https://www.womenspress.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/08/reverse-1024x196.png Mikki Morrissette2024-02-15 09:04:542024-02-21 14:15:32UPDATED 2-21: Minnesota Women Central in Discussions About Ukraine
"One of the things I particularly want to stress is that these wars are fought mostly by men. Peace processes are made by mostly men at the table. And they're mostly very unsuccessful. ... These deals [do not] hold if you don't have everyone at the table. And they don't hold for sure if you don't have women in the process."
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As schools resume statewide, there is pushback by some politicians and law enforcement officers about not being able to use a prone hold — putting a student face down on the ground and applying weight to their head, throat, neck, or chest to restrict their ability to breathe.
https://www.womenspress.com/wp-content/uploads/2024/01/Nancy-Uden.png 464 886 Mikki Morrissette https://www.womenspress.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/08/reverse-1024x196.png Mikki Morrissette2024-01-30 12:08:362024-02-15 09:08:50Deep Dive: Public Testimony About Dying With Dignity Legislation
The End-of-Life Options Act, which would make it legal for terminally ill, mentally capable adults to be prescribed and take a medication to end their life, is poised for another attempt to pass in Minnesota this year. A five-hour pre-legislative session committee meeting was held January 25, with 75 people giving testimony for or against the measure.