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The Effect of Childhood Vaccine Exemptions on Disease Outbreaks

article icon Issue Brief A recent increase in voluntary exemptions from childhood vaccinations threatens Americans’ public health. We look at how to correct the problem.

By Emily Oshima Lee, Lindsay Rosenthal, and Gabriel Scheffler | Thursday, November 14, 2013

Twice Betrayed

book_alt2 icon Report This report discusses sexual assault in the military and outlines key reform goals to combat the problem.

By Lindsay Rosenthal and Lawrence J. Korb | Wednesday, November 6, 2013

The Data on Military Sexual Assault: What You Need to Know

Dana Chipman, Raymond Odierno, Martin Dempsey, Richard GrossContrary to recent claims that the data exaggerate the problem, the numbers on military sexual assault understate the severity of the crisis in several ways.

By Lindsay Rosenthal and Katie Miller | Tuesday, July 23, 2013

5 Myths About Military Sexual Assault

With military sexual assault numbers on the rise, it is imperative that military leaders and members of Congress separate fact from fiction if they truly wish to see an end to this shameful trend.

By Lindsay Rosenthal and Katie Miller | Thursday, June 6, 2013

How the Affordable Care Act Helps Young Adults

Demonstrators outside Ohio Statehouse article icon Issue Brief The real threat to young-adult health insurance coverage is not the overblown claim of premium rate shock but the rejection of Medicaid expansion by states.

By Maura Calsyn and Lindsay Rosenthal | Monday, May 20, 2013

How the Hyde Amendment Discriminates Against Poor Women and Women of Color

RallyRestrictions on Medicaid coverage of abortion services disproportionately affect poor women and women of color, further exacerbating inequality in this country.

By Jessica Arons and Lindsay Rosenthal | Friday, May 10, 2013

Growing Occupations Could Help Decrease the Wage Gap if They Were to Pay a Living Wage

Though women have the majority of jobs in many of the fastest-growing sectors of the economy, these industries are also the lowest paying, meaning women will continue to experience wage gaps in coming years unless we address this issue.

By Jane Farrell and Lindsay Rosenthal | Tuesday, April 9, 2013

Access to Medicaid Reduces Mortality Rates

Supreme CourtIf state leaders change their minds and agree to implement the Medicaid expansion available under the Affordable Care Act, many lives could be saved across America.

By Maura Calsyn and Lindsay Rosenthal | Monday, April 1, 2013

There Is a Lot to Celebrate for Women’s Health on the Third Anniversary of Obamacare

Women and MedicaidThis month marks the third anniversary of the passage of the Affordable Care Act, which has led to numerous successes for women’s health but also reminds us that we have a lot left on our agenda.

By Lindsay Rosenthal | Friday, March 29, 2013

Cutting Title X Family Planning in the Sequester Hurts Women’s Reproductive Health

Community health careUnder the sequester, Title X could be cut by $15 million, which would significantly impact critical family-planning and reproductive-health services for women nationwide.

By Lindsay Rosenthal | Thursday, February 28, 2013

Interactive Map: Rejecting Medicaid Expansion Could Leave 4 Million Women Without Coverage

cursor icon Interactive Nearly 4 million women would be eligible to gain coverage through Medicaid in states that have not yet committed to expanding their Medicaid program under the Affordable Care Act or that have explicitly rejected the program.

By Lindsay Rosenthal | Wednesday, February 27, 2013

5 Ways Sequestration Harms Women

Low-income health careLow-income women and women of color would be hit hardest if sequestration takes effect on Friday.

By Lindsay Rosenthal | Monday, February 25, 2013

Infographic: Brass Ceiling Begins to Shatter

Opening combat positions to women offers long-overdue recognition of their service and ensures that servicewomen will be able to compete alongside their male counterparts for top military leadership positions.

By Katie Miller and Lindsay Rosenthal | Friday, January 25, 2013

Women and Warfare: Denying Combat Recognition Creates ‘Brass Ceiling’

Capt. HellieU.S. military operations in Iraq and Afghanistan have shown that women can no longer be shielded from enemy fire, but the military still denies them due recognition for their service.

By Katie Miller and Lindsay Rosenthal | Thursday, December 20, 2012

Infographic: Raising the Medicare Eligibility Age to 67 Would Increase Costs and Harm Seniors

An infographic shows how raising the eligibility age would increase health care costs and cause harm to seniors across the country.

By Lindsay Rosenthal and Emily Oshima Lee | Tuesday, December 11, 2012