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Women’s Media Center Founders on “CBS This Morning”

September 18, 2013

WMC co-founders Jane Fonda, Robin Morgan, and Gloria Steinem appeared on "CBS This Morning" to talk about the Women's Media Awards—and how women's voices are necessary to democracy. More »

A Closer Look: Who’s Writing Nine Newspapers’ Presidential Election Coverage

| August 28, 2012

Lawmakers Turn Back the Clock on Women’s Rights

Lawmakers Turn Back the Clock on Women’s Rights

| April 17, 2012

On this year's Equal Pay Day, Linda Meric, the executive director of 9to5, National Association of Working Women, explains why pay equity is an economic plus for the United States. More »

Happy Mother’s Day from WMC & MomsRising!

| May 5, 2011

What It Will Take to Get to Equal Pay

What It Will Take to Get to Equal Pay

| April 12, 2011

Today is Equal Pay Day. April 12 symbolizes how far into 2011 women must work to earn what men earned in 2010 in the United States. Here, activist and author Ellen Bravo explains what is at stake. More »

Batgirl and Other Fair Pay Heroes

Batgirl and Other Fair Pay Heroes

| November 30, 2010

While the Senate recently bungled its chance to advance paycheck fairness, gender pay equality has impressive champions ready to join the battle again, as AAUW's executive director Linda D. Hallman explains. More »

Women’s Media Center Statement on Paycheck Fairness Act’s Failure in Senate

November 17, 2010

The Paycheck Fairness Act: Now an Economic Imperative

The Paycheck Fairness Act: Now an Economic Imperative

| April 20, 2010

On this Equal Pay Day, the author, executive director of the national education equity organization AAUW, argues that the nation’s recovery from the Great Recession depends on fair pay for women. More »