Name: Period End Of Sentence A New Chapter In The Fight For Menstrual Justice By Anita Diamant
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Title: Period. End of Sentence.
Author: Anita Diamant
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From beloved New York Times bestselling author and award-winning journalist Anita Diamant comes a timely collection of essays to help inspire period positive activism around the globe.
When Period. End of Sentence won an Oscar in 2019, the film’s producer and CEO of The Pad Project, Melissa Berton, told the audience: "A period should end a sentence, not a girl’s education." Continuing in that revolutionary spirit and building on the momentum of the acclaimed documentary, this book outlines the challenges facing those who menstruate worldwide and the solutions championed by a new generation of body positive activists, innovators and public figures.
Including interviews from people on the frontlines-parents, teachers, medical professionals, and social-justice warriors –Period. End of Sentence. illuminates the many ways that menstrual injustice can limit opportunities, erode self-esteem, and even threaten lives. This powerful…