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Congratulations To the WMC Progressive Girls’ Voices Class of 2012!

| July 18, 2012

Progressive Girl’s Voices (PGV) is the premier media and leadership-training program for girls in the country. Representing a range of expertise and diversity across race, class, geography, and generation, participants receive advanced, comprehensive training and tools to position themselves as media spokespeople in their fields, thereby changing the conversation on issues that fill the headlines. More »

Letting Girls Be Girls—A Global Campaign

Letting Girls Be Girls—A Global Campaign

| January 25, 2012

This week in Davos, Switzerland, the World Economic Forum will highlight a drive by The Elders to end the practice of child marriage. More »

12 Year Old Interviews WMC Co-Founder Gloria Steinem

| December 15, 2011

Obama’s Epic #FAIL on Plan B

Obama’s Epic #FAIL on Plan B

| December 14, 2011

Out of patience with Obama Administration betrayals on health issues, a coalition has launched a petition demanding an agenda that is fair to women. More »

Breaking Bella—When Love Equals Violence

Breaking Bella—When Love Equals Violence

| November 18, 2011

The author—many of whose friends, along with their younger sisters, have loved the Twilight characters since the day they picked up the first novel in the series—turns a spotlight on the fate of the heroine of "The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part One," which opens this week. More »

Women’s Media Center Announces First Annual Girls’ State of the Union Video Contest

| November 16, 2011

BYU Study: Sexualized Song Lyrics Increasing Dramatically

September 12, 2011

Girls Voice: Reaction to Superintendent Charles T. Epps’ Remarks

Girls Voice: Reaction to Superintendent Charles T. Epps’ Remarks

April 27, 2011

Girl’s Voice: Reflecting on Dr. Nawal El-Saadawi’s Press Conference Call on Women’s Leadership

March 21, 2011

Hollaback! by the Hundreds Effort Salutes International Women’s Day 2011

March 8, 2011