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Paid Sick Leave: A Women's Issue?

| January 5, 2012

Occupying the Occupy Movement

Occupying the Occupy Movement

| January 3, 2012

An Occupy movement for 2012 could gain strength and staying-power with strategies suggested by an emerging feminist critique. More »

OWS—Where Does Feminism Fit?

OWS—Where Does Feminism Fit?

| November 21, 2011

As the Occupy Wall Street movement expands, women are working to make sure feminist issues are front and center. Here, the co-author of the new website Occupy Patriarchy outlines what it will take to succeed. More »

Is Crisis Our Opportunity To Acknowledge Interdependence?

Is Crisis Our Opportunity To Acknowledge Interdependence?

| November 3, 2011

Marked by protest and environmental disaster, world-wide crisis may finally force us to turn to each other for solutions, ushering in The Great Liberation, suggests author and blogger Courtney E. Martin. More »

After the Great Recession

After the Great Recession

| October 7, 2011

The economic recovery has yet to begin for American women, according to two reports issued this week by the Institute for Women's Policy Research (IWPR). Here, acclaimed economist Heidi Hartmann, who co-authored the analyses, explains the disturbing findings. More »

Women: The Invisible Poor (via The Daily Beast)

| September 15, 2011

ACTION: Urge Congressional Leaders to Make "Super Committee" 50% Women

| August 4, 2011

ACTION: Thank the HHS for Landmark Birth Control Decision

August 2, 2011

WMC Congratulates Stacey Tisdale for Winning NABJ National Community Service Award

| July 8, 2011

Newsbrief: The Media’s Groping Problem and the IMF: Violating Women Since 1945

| May 24, 2011