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Anna Holmes' "The Disposable Woman"

March 4, 2011

Rape Myths Persist—Reactions to the Assault on Lara Logan

Rape Myths Persist—Reactions to the Assault on Lara Logan

| February 17, 2011

Even after decades of public discourse about the nature of sexual assault, rape is still misunderstood. Here, clinical psychologist Sheela Raja writes that it's past time to put the myths to rest. More »

Servicewomen Sue Pentagon for Enabling Rape

| February 16, 2011

The Super Bowl and Violence Against Females

February 5, 2011

Super Bowl Goal: Stop Girls from Being Bought and Sold

Super Bowl Goal: Stop Girls from Being Bought and Sold

February 1, 2011

An Obama Report Card: State of the Union for Women and Children

| January 27, 2011

In the wake of President Obama's State of the Union Address, the WMC looks at his record on a series of essential issues. Overall grade? Pass, but with ample room for improvement. More »

Women's Media Center Statement on Giffords Shooting

January 10, 2011

Giffords Tragedy: What’s the Message to Young Women?

Giffords Tragedy: What’s the Message to Young Women?

| January 10, 2011

When an angry young man aimed his semiautomatic handgun at Arizona Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords in a Tucson Safeway store on Saturday, he didn’t just critically wound her and kill or wound 19 others. He fired a shot through the heart of American democracy. More »

From Daily Caller: Feminists turn on fellow progressives over Assange rape charges

December 21, 2010

Really Rush? Limbaugh Proposes that Obama "Take His Daughter To The Airport And Have A TSA Grop

November 23, 2010