Keith Ellison joined Alexanddria Ocasio-Cortez in ridiculing a "pink tax" on tampons and other feminine hygiene products; meanwhile, Ohio unanimously passed a repeal of state sales tax on feminine products.
The tax on menstrual hygiene products is state-sanctioned discrimination that needs to be eradicated. Full stop. Period.
In most states menstrual products are not sales tax-exempt, a category primarily reserved for food, prescription medications, and other "necessities of life."
On the eve of her third annual SlutWalk march, model Amber Rose stars in a new PSA to raise awareness about the tampon tax.
Michelle Obama's Let Girls Learn initiative could be the perfect vehicle to create change for girls' education.