The Week's Top Stories and Commentary from Women's Enews

Apr 23, 2001, 01:00 ET from Women's Enews

    NEW YORK, April 23 /PRNewswire Interactive News Release/ -- Women's Enews
 posted this weekend a special commentary by Caryl Rivers examining the latest
 controversy over day care creating toddler bullies.  This piece and other news
 stories and a commentary are posted on Women's Enews
 (http://www.womensenews.org), the news source for fair, accurate and fresh
 coverage on issues of concern to women.  Print, broadcast and Internet media
 are free to use Women's Enews content and archives at no cost -- with
 permission.
 
     *     Commentary: Day Care Report Launches Misinformed Hysteria --
           by Caryl Rivers
           Parents with children in child care should not be worried by the
           results of the latest study on the effects of non-full-time-mommy
           care.
           (http://www.womensenews.org/article.cfm?aid=524)
 
     *     Cover Story: Puerto Rico's Woman Governor Takes on U.S. Navy --
           by Caryn Nesmith
           Sila Calderon, Puerto Rico's first woman governor, is demanding the
           U.S. Navy immediately abandon its bombing range on Vieques, putting
           her on a collision course with Washington.
      (http://www.womensenews.org/article.cfm?aid=525&context=cover&mode=today)
 
     *     Women Launch Campaign to Protect Abortion Rights -- by Sarah Stewart
           Taylor
           A march on Sunday launched a campaign to pressure the Senate to
           reject any anti-choice Supreme Court nominee.
           (http://www.womensenews.org/article.cfm?aid=526&mode=today)
 
     *     Frustrated Women Authors Reinvent Publishing -- by Jennifer Woodhull
           A group of women writers developed EdgeWork, a small press that
           promises to provide a glimpse of what publishing looks like when
           women matter.
           (http://www.womensenews.org/article.cfm?aid=521)
 
     *     Commentary: Born Worrier Now in State of High Anxiety --
           by Elayne Clift
           Veteran worriers are fretting overtime about workplace safety,
           iodine in drinking water, and the Kyoto greenhouse gas agreement.
           Biggest worry: Why did less that 40 percent vote?
           (http://www.womensenews.org/article.cfm?aid=520)
 
     *     Another Top School Swears to End Bias in Faculty -- by Natalie White
           The University of Arizona joins other top universities and colleges
           to level the playing field for women faculty in science and
           engineering, including pay, resources and family-friendly policies.
           (http://www.womensenews.org/article.cfm?aid=519)
 
     *     Outrage of the Week:
           Pat Robertson Condones China's Abortion Policy
           (http://www.womensenews.org/article.cfm?aid=523&context=outrage)
 
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    NEW YORK, April 23 /PRNewswire Interactive News Release/ -- Women's Enews
 posted this weekend a special commentary by Caryl Rivers examining the latest
 controversy over day care creating toddler bullies.  This piece and other news
 stories and a commentary are posted on Women's Enews
 (http://www.womensenews.org), the news source for fair, accurate and fresh
 coverage on issues of concern to women.  Print, broadcast and Internet media
 are free to use Women's Enews content and archives at no cost -- with
 permission.
 
     *     Commentary: Day Care Report Launches Misinformed Hysteria --
           by Caryl Rivers
           Parents with children in child care should not be worried by the
           results of the latest study on the effects of non-full-time-mommy
           care.
           (http://www.womensenews.org/article.cfm?aid=524)
 
     *     Cover Story: Puerto Rico's Woman Governor Takes on U.S. Navy --
           by Caryn Nesmith
           Sila Calderon, Puerto Rico's first woman governor, is demanding the
           U.S. Navy immediately abandon its bombing range on Vieques, putting
           her on a collision course with Washington.
      (http://www.womensenews.org/article.cfm?aid=525&context=cover&mode=today)
 
     *     Women Launch Campaign to Protect Abortion Rights -- by Sarah Stewart
           Taylor
           A march on Sunday launched a campaign to pressure the Senate to
           reject any anti-choice Supreme Court nominee.
           (http://www.womensenews.org/article.cfm?aid=526&mode=today)
 
     *     Frustrated Women Authors Reinvent Publishing -- by Jennifer Woodhull
           A group of women writers developed EdgeWork, a small press that
           promises to provide a glimpse of what publishing looks like when
           women matter.
           (http://www.womensenews.org/article.cfm?aid=521)
 
     *     Commentary: Born Worrier Now in State of High Anxiety --
           by Elayne Clift
           Veteran worriers are fretting overtime about workplace safety,
           iodine in drinking water, and the Kyoto greenhouse gas agreement.
           Biggest worry: Why did less that 40 percent vote?
           (http://www.womensenews.org/article.cfm?aid=520)
 
     *     Another Top School Swears to End Bias in Faculty -- by Natalie White
           The University of Arizona joins other top universities and colleges
           to level the playing field for women faculty in science and
           engineering, including pay, resources and family-friendly policies.
           (http://www.womensenews.org/article.cfm?aid=519)
 
     *     Outrage of the Week:
           Pat Robertson Condones China's Abortion Policy
           (http://www.womensenews.org/article.cfm?aid=523&context=outrage)
 
     To see entire stories or commentary, go to (http://www.womensenews.org).
 To obtain permission to reprint, broadcast or post a Women's Enews story,
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