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Announcing WMC Progressive Women’s Voices Class of 2013!

| November 26, 2013

The Women's Media Center congratulates the 20 women accepted into its WMC Progressive Women's Voices class of 2013! More »

Honoring Game Changers at the Women’s Media Awards

Honoring Game Changers at the Women’s Media Awards

| October 23, 2013

More than 400 people gathered in New York to honor and celebrate women who are making themselves and other women visible and powerful in media. More »

The Personal Is Political—Yet Again

The Personal Is Political—Yet Again

| April 8, 2013

The poet, author, and feminist activist takes on a new challenge in this essay, adapted from her commentary on WMC Live With Robin Morgan. More »

Women’s Expertize Promoted on Both Sides of the Atlantic

Women’s Expertize Promoted on Both Sides of the Atlantic

| November 23, 2012

A British journalist has launched The Women’s Room, which, like several projects in the U.S., proves that the pundit world needn’t be all male. More »

WMC Award Winners Assess Media Progress

WMC Award Winners Assess Media Progress

| November 20, 2012

Last week's awards ceremony in New York City celebrated women making a difference in the media. Marianne Schnall asked award winners how they achieved personal success and what it would take to improve women's overall status. More »

Letters from Ground Zero IV

Letters from Ground Zero IV

| November 3, 2012

Robin Morgan asks us to avert the "far bigger storm than Sandy looming" by going to the polls Tuesday—in this commentary delivered today on her radio talk-show, "Women's Media Center Live." More »

Transcript/Podcast: Robin Morgan Interviews Mona Eltahawy, Egyptian-American Journalist and Activist

September 26, 2012

Two days before her arrest for defacing an inflammatory poster calling Muslims "savages," Mona Eltahawy appeared on Women's Media Center Live to discuss anti-Muslim sentiment, extremists on both sides fueling hate and inciting each other, and the fight for freedom by women and youth in the Middle East. More »

Watch WMC Co-Founder Gloria Steinem Discuss Her Support for the Chicago Teachers’ Strike

| September 13, 2012

Gloria Steinem, feminist author, activist and co-founder of the Women’s Media Center, said Monday during an interview with progressive talk show host Thom Hartmann that she’s rooting for Chicago’s teachers, who this week embarked on their first major strike in 25 years. More »

Congratulations To The Women’s Media Center’s Progressive Women’s Voices Class of 2012

| September 10, 2012

Progressive Women’s Voices is the premier media and leadership training program for women in the country. Participants represent a range of expertise and diversity across race, class, geography, sexual preference, ability, and generation. More »

Women’s Media Center Live with Robin Morgan: Transcript for Episode 1, 2012-08-26

| August 28, 2012

Robin introduces the show, and speaks with Emma Axelrod, a teen activist from New Jersey who was one of three girls to successfully petition for the first female presidential debate moderator in twenty years; Melanie Campbell, president of the National Coalition on Black Civic Participation, on the topic of voter suppression; and activist and author Gloria Steinem on everything from Gloria's latest book project, to gun control, to the underrepresentation of women as authors of newspaper coverage of the presidential campaign, to capital punishment through the lens of gender. More »