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When “Jane” Comes Marching Home Again

When “Jane” Comes Marching Home Again

| May 31, 2012

In May the Army began a new Defense Department policy that will open an additional 14,000 positions for women. Will we be ready for them when they come home? More »

ACTION: Stand with Jane Fonda for the Truth!

July 26, 2011

Media Exposes Gadhafi Regime's use of Viagra To Encourage Rape

| June 9, 2011

Newsbrief: First Female Executive Editor at New York Times, Egyptians Protest “virginity tests.”

| June 2, 2011

Newsbrief: NJ School Superintendent Says Young Women Are the Enemy, WMC Calls Out the WSJ

| April 19, 2011

Newsbrief: Most Americans Support Keeping Abortion Legal, Islamic Extremists Publish Women’s Mag

| March 15, 2011

Servicewomen Sue Pentagon for Enabling Rape

| February 16, 2011

How War Trounces Women's Rights

| November 8, 2010

In her new book "Unmaking War, Remaking Men," feminist sociologist Kathleen Barry argues that by demanding a violent and aggressive masculinity—literally making men expendable—war precludes equality for women. More »

At War at Home

| September 27, 2010

The Veteran Affairs Department defines a service-connected disability as "an illness or injury incurred in or aggravated by military service." As author and advocate Stacy Bannerman argues, the military spouses of those injured are on their own when it comes to treatment. More »

Military Moms, Still Fighting

| August 27, 2010

The promise of a homecoming next week for all combat troops stationed in Iraq is not the end of the struggle for commentator Cynthia Benjamin and other such mothers, whose sons and daughters still suffer the trauma of engagement. More »