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Military Changes Course on Psychiatric Discharge for Sexual Assault Survivor

| July 23, 2015

Military sexual assault survivors are often labeled with psychiatric disorders, then discharged on that basis. The Army has reversed its decision in one such case--does this signal a change for future survivors? More »

When “Jane” Comes Marching Home Again

When “Jane” Comes Marching Home Again

| June 1, 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

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 »