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What’s the Deal with the New ‘Period’ Emoji?

What’s the Deal with the New ‘Period’ Emoji?

Destinee Scott, Staff Writer

February 20, 2019


Filed under Opinion

Ladies, we’re getting a period emoji! After the non-profit organization Plan International UK’s fight for an emoji symbolizing menstruation earlier this month, Unicode announced that a cartoon red blood droplet emoji used to signify “menstruation,” “blood donations,” and “medicine...

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