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Keeping the Spotlight on Abortion Rights

Keeping the Spotlight on Abortion Rights

| January 15, 2014

Lizz Winstead keeps finding new ways to raise awareness of, and money for, the fight for reproductive rights. More »

Women’s Media Center Founders on “CBS This Morning”

September 18, 2013

WMC co-founders Jane Fonda, Robin Morgan, and Gloria Steinem appeared on "CBS This Morning" to talk about the Women's Media Awards—and how women's voices are necessary to democracy. More »

President Obama: Nominate a Woman to Replace Outgoing FCC Chair

President Obama: Nominate a Woman to Replace Outgoing FCC Chair

| March 21, 2013

Over two dozen prominent women's rights organizations and leaders signed a letter that was delivered today to the White House from the Women's Media Center, calling on the President to appoint the first female FCC Chair in the agency's eighty-year history. More »

Almost No Discussion of Women/POC Media Ownership at FCC Hearing on Media Market Entry Barriers

| June 27, 2012

The FCC held a hearing about community information needs and media market entry barriers, but barely acknowledged that there are very few women or people of color in media ownership roles. More »

Finally! FBI’s “Forcible Rape” Definition Is Officially History

| January 9, 2012

"The Iron Lady" Takes a Hit

| January 9, 2012

Female Social Media Users in Danger

| December 19, 2011

"Why the Odds Are Still Stacked Against Women in Hollywood"

| December 16, 2011

WMC First Responders: Photos

WMC First Responders: Photos

| December 15, 2011

Jane Fonda Accepts the Sherry Lansing Leadership Award

| December 12, 2011