Month: October 2018

4 ways you can fight period stigma

Periods are natural, painful, and expensive as hell. Americans spend more than $2 billion per year on menstrual products. Nadya Okamoto is the founder and executive director of PERIOD, a youth-run nonprofit that celebrates periods and provides menstrual products to those in need. The idea for the organization came to her when she was 16 years old and homeless. Through …