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Breaking Bella—When Love Equals Violence

Breaking Bella—When Love Equals Violence

| November 18, 2011

The author—many of whose friends, along with their younger sisters, have loved the Twilight characters since the day they picked up the first novel in the series—turns a spotlight on the fate of the heroine of "The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part One," which opens this week. More »

A Spotlight on Journalistic Voice and Sexual Violence

| November 7, 2011

"Femicide"—The Power of a Name

"Femicide"—The Power of a Name

| October 5, 2011

Sociologist Diana Russell has organized for decades to end violence against women. Here she argues that labeling the most extreme form of such violence is essential to combating it. More »

The Power of “Ruined”

The Power of “Ruined”

| April 14, 2011

Lynn Nottage's Pulitzer Prize winning play enlightens audiences across the country. Ruined just finished a run in Berkeley, California, plays this month in Denver and opens April 22 in Washington, D.C. More »

Newsbrief: Net Neutrality is Key for Women’s Media, 10 Industries Where Women Earn Less Than Men

| April 12, 2011

Time Served, Justice Lacking: How Media Can Help.

| March 28, 2011

Servicewomen Sue Pentagon for Enabling Rape

| February 16, 2011

The Super Bowl and Violence Against Females

February 5, 2011

Pass the Intl. Violence Against Women Act before it's too late!

November 18, 2010

In NYC? Check out these great feminist events!

November 10, 2010