Because of Ms. Sheila Michaels, we are almost in a post-Miss world

One woman is widely credited with spurring the popular adoption of the honorific Ms.

Conservatives have discovered the word "antifa" and are attaching it to everything

What is “antifa-parenting,” exactly?

Participants in the 'Day without a Woman' are privileged. So what?

The March 8 women’s strike is about solidarity with those who can't afford to take a day off.

Photos capture the moment anarchist protesters clashed with police at the inauguration

Anarchist protesters faced off against police on Friday.

9 Images Capture the Anti-Capitalism May Day Protests You Didn't Hear About

Take a look at the uproar that ensued around the world.


Why We Need 'Angry Feminism' Now More Than Ever

We're through playing nice.

Inside Denmark's Anarchist Paradise, Where Almost Anything Goes

An 85-acre dream community in Copenhagen is challenging notions of what governance should look like.

23 Ways Feminists Have Made the World Better for Women

Conservatives are on the attack against feminism once again, but here's what they don't realize.

15 Photos of Greece's Beautiful Underground Graffiti Scene

Graffiti is an ancient Greco-Roman art form. Even in modern-day Athens.

5 Quotes That Prove His Holiness and Republicans Aren't So Different After All

"I think governments can't do much."

6 Incredible Women Writers Who Served Time

These women spoke up, even when they were locked away.

The Biggest Problem in Politics — and Why Liberals and Conservatives Can Fight It Together

The vast majority of citizens across the political spectrum already want money in politics to be limited, and most want elections to be publicly funded.


The 5 People You Should Be Thanking On Labor Day

While we enjoy the sweet sounds of summer jams by the pool this Monday, let us remember those who made this day a reality.

Why Gloria Steinem's Medal Of Freedom Isn't the End Of the Feminism

Gloria Steinem's hard work deserves recognition — but the best way to honor her is to realize that the fight for women's rights is far from over.

The Fast Food Strikes Are Really About Civil Rights

Last week's fast food strikes recall the labor activism of the Civil Rights Era. The demonstrations should remind us that dignity and a living wage are rights, not privileges.

May Day Holiday: Why Doesn't the U.S. Celebrate It?

Americans don't celebrate May Day, but the worker's holiday was born in the U.S. We should all be more aware of it.

Ron Paul Supporters Might Turn Out to Be the Biggest Proponents of Equality for Women

Popular libertarian author Stefan Molyneux has said that feminism is "socialism with panties." But the truth is that for millennials, feminism might just be compatible with libertarianism.


Gandhi Quote Reminds Us Peace Can Be Achieved Anywhere in the World Today

The International Day of Non-Violence is held on the birthday of Mahatma Gandhi, leader of the Indian independence movement and pioneer of the philosophy and strategy of non-violence.

Ron Paul Supporters Envision Libertarian Revolution Beyond Paul Because They Follow Ideas, Not Men

Liberty doesn't die out when one individual retires.

Ron Paul Appeals to Women, Not Just College-Age White Men

The stereotype of libertarians is they are white, 20-something males. But, a new generation of women are changing all that.

Thanks to Occupy Wall Street, This May Day Will Show the Power of the 99%

For nearly 130 years, May Day has been a date to inspire change in labor politics. This year, in the wake of the Occupy Wall Street movement, the day could see the most activity it has in years.

Marijuana Smokers, Nazis, and the Big Lessons From 4/20

Student activists dubbed the police presence at the University of Colorado's annual "smokeout" modern-day Nazism. But, this was no German "police state."


Lessons Liberals in 2012 Can Learn From Martin Luther King, Jr.

From Gov. Scott Walker's potential recall in Wisconsin to influencing Obama’s second term agenda, 2012 is a fateful year for liberals and progressives that offers real political opportunity.

Occupy Wall Street’s Leaderless, Socialist Agenda

Occupy Wall Street claims to be a "leaderless" movement, but the facts reveal a socialist agenda promoted by Adbusters.

Dear Protesters: End Occupy Wall Street Now

OWS does not represent the 99%. Protesters should turn to the political process and present real solutions to our politicians in Washington.

Zomia and OWS: What the Movement Can Learn From Independent Asian Tribes

The independent upland tribes and groups of Southeast Asia who populate the region of "Zomia" may share similar strategies with Occupy Wall Street.