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Noel Rojo

A global, long-term journalism project, presents a more complex view of migration, giving voice to those who are left behind. Read more

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Gabriel Barathieu

According to one poll, 93 percent of Americans agree that mothers should receive some paid leave. So why is the U.S. one of the only industrialized nations without institutional support for mothers? Read more

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Ted Eytan

The ban sets a precedent for the blatant exclusion of transgender people from public life. Read more

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People's Peace Movement

“The war was started by men, the war will be ended by men . . . but it’s the women and children who suffer the most and they have a right to define peace.” Read more

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I propose to all the women out there—take a page out of the dude book, and audaciously actualize those goals! Read more

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“Boy Erased” makes clear what we already know from the data on conversion therapy—it’s a deeply painful experience that doesn’t work and threatens people’s lives. Read more

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As we experience a cultural shift around sexual assault, there are concrete steps we can take to help survivors. Read more

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Derek Ketchum

Country music is one of the last sectors in entertainment to acknowledge both the necessity and inevitability of gender equality. That’s starting to change. Read more

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Power, privilege, white male prerogative—that’s the backdrop of the Kavanaugh hearings. Read more

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Advocates take aim at non-disclosure pacts that protect sexual harassers. Read more

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Courtesy Cameron MacGregor

Lack of access to hormone replacement therapy at most U.S. colleges and universities impacts many trans students at a critical time: their transitions. Read more

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Mike Licht

A porn star has the President in the hot seat—and she’s highlighting that sex workers are, and always have been, key players in the fight for social justice. Read more

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A new Netflix documentary about the famed activist lawyer is released just as the #MeToo wave ‘becomes a tsunami’ Read more

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Wendy Quinn

Ten years ago I would never have imagined 500 women and men marching in Fort Wayne, Indiana for women’s rights. Could this signal a tipping point, even in one of the reddest states in the nation? Read more

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PBS NewsHour

The ‘New York Times’ columnist Brooks often plays the reasonable centrist—but he’s fueling dangerous misconceptions that pit women’s autonomy against other urgent priorities. Read more

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David Bacon

An estimated 40,000 to 50,000 marchers ventured out to show support for the resistance. Read more

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Julie Halverson

For all the apparent unity and motivation drummed up by the Women’s March, what progress—especially on the theme of reproductive justice—can we look to as a sign of the power of mass action? Read more

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Erica’s death occurs in the midst of a growing maternal mortality crisis that hits mothers of color particularly hard. The drivers of the crisis are complex—but we know what they are—and we can do something. Read more

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I first read Margaret Atwood’s novel as an undergraduate in the 1990s. Searching for perspective on our current social and political climate regarding women, I decided to revisit the novel with my students. Read more

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