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The price of getting a period in America
Menstruation is one of the most taboo topics in the world, and for millions of American women, there's a high price to pay for that stigma. This CBSN Originals documentary looks at how some women are trying to change that.
Periods pose tough choices for women inmates
What happens when an inmate is forced to choose between buying tampons or placing a call to a family member? Topeka Sam, the director of Dignity for Incarcerated Women, joins CBSN to discuss the difficult decisions female inmates must make while menstruating behind bars.
Confronting the stigma around menstruation
The CBSN Originals documentary, "Period. Half the population has one. But no one talks about it," explores the stigmas surrounding menstruation. To discuss what can be done to confront the issue, Jennifer Weiss-Wolf, an activist and co-founder of Period Equity, sits down with CBSN.
Activist on lack of hygiene products in prison
Thousands of women inmates experience their periods behind bars each day. Topeka Sam, the director of Dignity for Incarcerated Women, joins CBSN to discuss what happens when there's not reliable access to hygiene products in prisons.
Say "Cheese!": Creating the perfect mozzarella
At the organic cheesemaker Tenuta Vannulo, in southern Italy, the specialty is fresh buffalo mozzarella. Seth Doane checks out the process of creating a simply delicious cheese, and visits with students at the Consortium for the Protection of Buffalo Mozzarella.
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Notable deaths in 2019
A look back at the esteemed personalities who've left us this year, who touched us with their innovation, creativity and humanity
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Students build cars for kids with disabilities
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History teacher a "hero" to the veterans he's honored
Every year, John Corona brought in veterans to his school, so they can share their stories with the students
13-year-old buys his single mom a car
The mother of three said the last few weeks have been a struggle, so her son's gift was "the shock of her life"
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