May 23, 2017

Equal Pay Day was April 4 — for mothers, it's May 23

On average, mothers earn just 71 cents to a father's dollar.

May 15, 2017

Sheryl Sandberg wants us to Lean In while ignoring Trump. Is she kidding us?

Sandberg wants gender equality — but she won't address misogyny in the White House.
May 15, 2017

Miss USA Kára McCullough wants to call feminism "equalism" — and conservatives love it

Kára McCullough said her experience in the workforce led her to redefine feminism as "equalism."
May 10, 2017

When it comes to government jobs, only 1 state gets an "A" in gender parity, report finds

New Hampshire is the sole state with gender parity in its elected offices.
May 4, 2017

Hillary Clinton at the Gloria Awards: "Nothing elitist about fighting for women's rights"

"Women's issues are not minor issues, they're not luxury issues to address after everything else has resolved," Clinton said.
May 1, 2017

Matt McGorry finally understands his place in the feminist movement

Matt McGorry has heard your criticism, will now be explaining feminism mostly to men.

April 17, 2017

Kathrine Switzer, first woman to officially run the Boston Marathon, will race this year

Switzer will run wearing the same number printed on the bib the Boston Marathon's race director ripped off her in 1967.
March 31, 2017

Millennials are all for gender equality — but men, less so than women

New research shows that men ages 18 to 25 have some troubling ideas about gender roles.
March 27, 2017

1 in 7 Americans still have backward ideas about parental leave

Paternity leave is crucial to gender equality — so why are so many people still against it?
March 26, 2017
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March 8, 2017

Wall Street's little girl statue is pointless if we don't take its message seriously

The statue has a hidden meaning everyone needs to hear.

March 8, 2017

Here's how much it would cost the world if no women worked on International Women's Day

If every woman on earth were to strike on A Day Without a Woman, this is how much money it could cost the global economy.
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March 3, 2017

When Women Strike: What history shows us "A Day Without a Woman" can hope to achieve

Whether it's through the withholding of labor, housework or sex, women have long sought to effect change through striking.
Feb. 17, 2017

Local GOP official apologizes after making bizarre argument for denying women equal pay

James Green said giving women equal pay would mean taking wages out of men's pockets and keep women away from the home.
Feb. 1, 2017

7 black women perfectly describe what it means to be a feminist

From Audre Lorde to Zendaya, these women offer timeless quotes to live by.
Jan. 27, 2017

Kellyanne Conway says feminism is so totally over

Conway calls herself a postfeminist.

Jan. 25, 2017
Jan. 20, 2017

"Every Muslim is a feminist": Muslim-American vet explains why he's marching for women's rights

"The prophet Muhammad's last sermon was about the equality of women."
Dec. 20, 2016

More mothers than ever are the breadwinners in their households, report says

In 2015, roughly 42% of mothers were the sole or primary earners in their families.
Dec. 9, 2016

The gender wage gap in the US could get worse under Donald Trump

The incoming administration could be a huge threat to women's economic security.
Nov. 30, 2016

Serena Williams calls for female athletes to "dream big" in open letter

"I never let anything or anyone define me or my potential. I controlled my future."

Nov. 23, 2016

Black Friday guide for ethical shoppers: These companies give back

There's a way to get deals and be a responsible consumer at the same time.
Sept. 26, 2016

Emma Watson creates moving short film on gender equality called "Hurdles"

"Women and girls have always faced hurdles. But that's never stopped us."
Sept. 14, 2016

This teacher’s brilliant social experiment reveals why gender equality in Congress matters

Nicholas Ferroni perfectly shows the impact of gender disparities in the United States.
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Sept. 9, 2016

Apple is committed to diversity, but it fails on the biggest stage in tech

On Apple's keynote stage, the men unveil and the women demo.
Aug. 30, 2016

Trump's new campaign manager once said rape wouldn't exist if women were stronger

In 2013, Kellyanne Conway said if women were "physiologically as strong as men, rape would not exist."

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Aug. 29, 2016

Alicia Keys recites poem on gender and racial equality to honor MLK at the 2016 MTV VMAs

Alicia Keys delivered a powerful poem in honor of Martin Luther King Jr.
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Aug. 19, 2016
Aug. 16, 2016

Why Do We Care If Kim Kardashian Is a Feminist?

She just said she doesn't believe in putting "labels on things." Um, OK.
Aug. 6, 2016

Kim Kardashian West Refuses To Describe Herself As a Feminist

Despite believing in the same things that feminists do, Kim says she's not "a 'free the nipple'-type girl."