Confident Carry – Overcoming Shame Around Menstrual Products
Today’s guest post is from Period Wise via The Happy Womb and Lucy Pearce in Ireland (Thanks Lucy!), and touches on a really important issue: shame and menstrual products which was sparked by a recent event in a school in the US.
A teenage girl who was suspended for concealed carry of menstrual supplies [in a school system which requires that everything be brought into school in a clear plastic bag to facilitate the ease of security checks] sheds light on a problem that sadly still plagues us – a lack of confidence among those who menstruate and a lack of understanding among those who do not.
To read the rest: Confident Carry