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One Film to Open Minds

One Film to Open Minds

January 31, 2011

The Feminists Keepin’ it reel @ Sundance

The Feminists Keepin’ it reel @ Sundance

January 28, 2011

My 3-Day Girl Journalist Career Comes to a Close

My 3-Day Girl Journalist Career Comes to a Close

January 28, 2011

Combating The Sexualization of Girls…The Right Way

| December 30, 2010

Out of the Ash Cloud: An Al Jazeera Festival Premiere

| September 9, 2010

An American filmmaker reflects on screening her documentary on Muslim women religious leaders at the Al Jazeera International Documentary Film Festival in Qatar. More »

Generation Misunderstood

| September 7, 2010

Far from self involvement, far from apathy, WMC Progressive Women's Voices alumna Courtney Martin sees the promise of new forms of activism developing from her generation. She tells us about it in her new book published this week. More »

Wonder Woman in Pants is Not a Feminist Win

Wonder Woman in Pants is Not a Feminist Win

| July 1, 2010

It’s the end of an era. At 69 years old, Wonder Woman has decided to put on some pants. More »

Privacy in the Time of Facebook

Privacy in the Time of Facebook

| June 21, 2010

Pop culture commentator Latoya Peterson, a WMC Progressive Women's Voices alumna, explains how we make assumptions about privacy at our own peril in the world of social networking. More »

Honoring Helen Thomas

Honoring Helen Thomas

| June 18, 2010

In the wake of veteran reporter Helen Thomas's resignation from the White House Press Corps after her controversial comments, photojournalist Jenny Warburg and urban educational leader Linda Belans honor Thomas's trailblazing career as a journalist. More »

Newsweek: “If It’s Sunday, It’s More Men in Dark Suits”

| June 14, 2010

"Politico’s got a good roundup today of the lack of women on the Sunday talk-show circuit, based on new data from American University showing that women lawmakers made up just 13.4 percent of congressional appearances this year....(Ed's Note: For the record, SheSource--a database of 500-plus women experts on virtually every topic, maintained by the Women's Media Center--is a great resource for combating this reality. Check it out.)" - Jessica Bennett in Newsweek More »