Letters to the Editor
Last updated 6/12/2019 at Noon
Students deserve free menstrual products in school bathrooms
Even in a presidential election cycle with a historic number of highly qualified women candidates, a problem that continues to go unaddressed by any major candidate for president is the ongoing period poverty crisis in America. As co-presidents of PERIOD.@Kamiak, one of over 330 chapters of PERIOD, a youth-led nonprofit group focused on championing menstrual equity, let us explain why candidates need to speak out and directly address access to menstrual products.
Access to menstrual hygiene products is restricted because of...