Gender equality

Menstrual leave; what lies beneath… Part 5- Alternatives

10 workplace interventions that are more effective and less problematic than menstrual leave

Menstrual leave; what lies beneath… Part 4- gender inequality

How menstrual leave policies may reflect and contribute to cultures that position women as inferior to men.

Menstrual leave; what lies beneath… Part 3 – Sweatshop labour

Demands for menstrual leave only really make sense in the context of sweatshop labour conditions.

Menstrual Leave; what lies beneath… Part 2- Menstrual Myths

Nine menstrual myths that help make menstrual leave seem like a good idea (even if it really isn't!)

Menstrual Leave; what lies beneath… Part 1- Origins

The origins of menstrual leave- as a response to wartime population losses and to secure jobs for returning soldiers.