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I’ve Seen First Hand What CEDAW Can Do

I’ve Seen First Hand What CEDAW Can Do

| May 27, 2010

The author, chief of the Africa Division of UNIFEM, explains the power of the UN treaty to eliminate discrimination against women—a potent tool that will only gain in strength with ratification by the United States. More »

7-Year-Old "Single Ladies"—WMC Takes Action

May 15, 2010

Happy World Press Freedom Day!

May 3, 2010

Girls Investigate: Is the Media a Mirror?

April 28, 2010

Remembering Abeer: Anatomy of a War Crime

Remembering Abeer: Anatomy of a War Crime

| April 15, 2010

In 2006, WMC began a media campaign to ensure that the girl who fell victim to a heinous U.S. war crime in Iraq would not be forgotten. Here, the writer of previous WMC Exclusives about the case describes new information from a recent book by Time magazine’s Jim Frederick. More »

What’s Spectacularly wrong with “Spectacular”

April 15, 2010

Media Literacy is Half the Battle

March 30, 2010

Jaclyn Friedman: A Woman Making History

March 24, 2010

How Far Has Feminism Come?: Gloria Steinem's Answer

March 18, 2010

Girls Investigate: From Face to Facebook

March 18, 2010