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A New Look at Dorothea Lange’s Life and Work

A New Look at Dorothea Lange’s Life and Work

| August 28, 2014

A documentary premiering this week reveals why the groundbreaking photography of Dorothea Lange resonates for a modern audience. More »

CBS New York Uses Baseless Survey to Claim Women Would Choose Bigger Boobs Over Brains

| April 13, 2012

How did a bogus survey from a dubious website earn not only a mention in the New York Post but a feature on a New York local news broadcast? Through sexism, that's how. More »

Trayvon Martin Case: Do We Communicate More, Listen Less?

Trayvon Martin Case: Do We Communicate More, Listen Less?

| March 30, 2012

Multimedia journalist Mary C. Curtis, among the first to write and speak about Trayvon Martin in the national media, draws lessons from the weaknesses and strengths of traditional and new media in covering the case. More »

"The Iron Lady" Takes a Hit

| January 9, 2012

The Women’s Media Center Extends Congratulations to MSNBC’s new host Melissa Harris-Perry

| January 5, 2012

Needed—A Spotlight on Stalking

Needed—A Spotlight on Stalking

| December 16, 2011

The subject of an episode of "Stalked: Someone's Watching," the author calls on the media to investigate and report on the kind of help required by survivors of stalking crimes. More »

What Will it Take to Make a Woman President?

| December 15, 2011

WMC First Responders: Photos

WMC First Responders: Photos

| December 15, 2011

PWV Alumna Linda Sarsour Honored at White House

| December 15, 2011

WMC Women’s Media Awards Photos

| December 5, 2011