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June 4, 2009

Fresh Conversation on Dads, Dudes, and Doing It

May 15, 2009

Women Girls Ladies: A Fresh Take On Women's History Month

March 10, 2009

Can We Talk? Teens Need a Realistic Dialogue About Sex and Contraceptives

February 27, 2009

Airs Tonight! Check it Out! PBS Special on Teen Workers and Sexual Harassment

February 20, 2009

A War on Pakistan’s Schoolgirls

| January 27, 2009

In a remarkably beautiful area of Pakistan, the Taliban is making a nightmare of girls’ lives. The author, a Pakistani lawyer and staff member of Equality Now, tells us how the Obama Administration can avoid the mistakes of its predecessor. More »

Girls Need to See Women Rise to Political Power

| January 12, 2009

In about a week, Barack Obama will be sworn in as the 44th president of the United States—entering the history books as the first African American to serve. Young girls know from Hillary Clinton’s near success at becoming the Democratic candidate that women can aspire to the highest office too, but studies show that their assurance could quickly fade. More »

Girl w/Pen Digest

December 15, 2008

The 2008 Women's Conference: Californians Turn Out For an Idea Fix

| October 24, 2008

Celebrities, coping advice, products and services are lavishly available to thousands of women at this annual event hosted by Maria Shriver. Backing up the show is a well-organized network of state organizations offering women and girls support and connection throughout the year. More »

Sticks and Stones May Break My Bones

| October 10, 2008

Words matter. From caregivers to teenagers to journalists, use of biased language, often unconsciously, can cause measurable harm, new studies show. The Ad Council, with PSAs featuring Hilary Duff among others, addresses one part of the problem in a campaign launched today. More »