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Editorial: Inflated tampon prices in prison reflect a larger issue

Editorial: Inflated tampon prices in prison reflect a larger issue

By The Pitt News Editorial Board

February 9, 2020

While the price of tampons is an important issue and a severe injustice to women in the prison system, it is not the only issue — or the most urgent — that women are faced with.

Editorial: Remove menstrual product taxes

Editorial: Remove menstrual product taxes

By The Pitt News Editorial Board

November 17, 2019

Taxing them as if they are a choice is inherently discriminatory and dangerous. Pennsylvania — along with all other states — should cut the tax.

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