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Where Are All the Young Feminists? Meet the Girls of Generation Now

Where Are All the Young Feminists? Meet the Girls of Generation Now

| November 20, 2013

In the midst of media-perpetuated victim-blaming surrounding the highly publicized sexual assaults and cyberbullying young women have suffered from Maryville to Steubenville, a group of New York City teens are using theatre to raise awareness and take a stand against slut-shaming in schools. More »

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 »

Lewd, Hateful Language Should Have No Place in Campus Debate

Lewd, Hateful Language Should Have No Place in Campus Debate

| March 14, 2012

An anticipated commencement address set off a rhetorical firestorm that sickened the author, a Barnard undergrad who calls for action by her campus community. More »

Sexual Politics at Penn State—An Inside Look

Sexual Politics at Penn State—An Inside Look

| January 6, 2012

The author, professor emerita of Penn State University, describes the culture that produced the recent scandal—and suggests a path to a needed focus on the victims of such abuse. More »

Lara Logan Interviewed by WMC Founding President Carol Jenkins

| November 29, 2011

ACTION ALERT: Editor Who Blamed Lara Logan for Her Gang Rape Must Go!

| June 16, 2011

When Bad News is Good News—Notes of a Feminist News Junkie

When Bad News is Good News—Notes of a Feminist News Junkie

| May 23, 2011

WMC Cofounder Robin Morgan on surrealism and sexual predators. More »

Rape in High Places

Rape in High Places

| May 5, 2011

Israeli journalist and women's rights activist Merav Michaeli analyzes an iniquitous sense of entitlement among the leaders of nations—and women's resistance. More »

WMC's Open Letter to Regis Philbin on Nicki Minaj Incident

December 3, 2010