How Olympic Athletes Talking About Periods Will Change The Dialogue in Sports

When was the last time you had your period? Better yet, when was the last time that being on your period made you feel like...

by Guest Blogger

Wonder Woman: An Interview with Jennifer Weiss-Wolf

If you're a menstrual activist, you probably already know the name Jennifer Weiss-Wolf. For the unfamiliar, Jennifer is a writer, activist and policy warrior leading the...

by Lunapads Team

Period Emojis: Destigmatizing Periods or Just More Coded Language?

Image: Bodyform/SCA Recently, we learned about Bodyform's "femoji" campaign petitioning Unicode to add a set of period-themed emojis to their lexicon. The change.org petition says...

by Lisa F.

Periods & The City

We are just back from an amazing whirlwind trip to New York, which not-so-surprisingly happened to coincide with me having my period, not to mention...

by Madeleine S.

AFRIpads & Lunapads: Putting A Ring On It

It's amazing timing that AFRIpads founders Paul Grinvalds and Sophia (Sonia) Klumpp have recently become engaged (hooray! we wish them every happiness), because we have...

by Madeleine S.

Pirates, B Corps & Disruption: Not Business as Usual

It won't come as news to most people reading this blog that our business philosophy is firmly grounded in the belief that capitalism can be...

by Madeleine S.

Why Bother Greening Your Period?

Yesterday's Slate.com "Green Lantern" article questioning the environmental impact of reusable menstrual products begged for more than a brief comment in response. Is making the...

by Madeleine S.

Menstrual Activism Media Alert

The Official Flag of The Exquisite Uterus Project; Artist Jeni Mokren Wow - it's been a busy few days out there in media cyberspace for...

by Madeleine S.


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