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Among the items in the $2 trillion-plus coronavirus stimulus law is a tax break for some feminine hygiene products, a provision worth more than $8 billion that “menstrual equity” advocates hope will increase the products’ affordability. “I’m really thrilled to see that it made it in,” said Jennifer Weiss-Wolf, a vice president with the Brennan …

Sarah Groustra, a Brookline High School graduate, wrote a column in the school newspaper about period stigma last year. It led to Brookline voting to offer free pads and tampons in all town-owned restrooms. Jesse Costa/WBUR hide caption toggle caption Jesse Costa/WBUR Sarah Groustra, a Brookline High School graduate, wrote a column in the school …