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Glass Cliffs and Gray Rhinos: Why a Crisis Is Too Late to Pick a Woman to Lead

Glass Cliffs and Gray Rhinos: Why a Crisis Is Too Late to Pick a Woman to Lead

| August 9, 2016

Women often gain leadership positions when it’s time to help a country or company out of a crisis. But author Michele Wucker asks: Why don’t we value the ways that women can prevent the crisis to begin with? More »

WMC News: RNC/DNC Coverage, Hillary Clinton’s Nomination, Walikale Mass Rape, Women’s Private Privac

| August 5, 2016

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With Hillary’s Nomination, Lots of Interest in Suffrage Movement, But Did Media Get the Facts Right?

With Hillary’s Nomination, Lots of Interest in Suffrage Movement, But Did Media Get the Facts Right?

| August 3, 2016

Media outlets that invoke white-clad suffragists as shorthand for a long, sprawling movement often show a simplistic view of women's history. Author Louise Bernikow offers a cheat sheet on the women's suffrage movement for journalists and others. More »

Hillary’s Historic Nomination for President — A Photo Essay

| July 28, 2016

North Carolina-based photographer Jenny Warburg was on the floor of the Democratic National Convention this week and captured these images from the historic event nominating Hillary Clinton as the first female candidate from a major party. More »

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WMC News: Bosnia-Herzegovina, THINX, Brexit, Women’s Media Awards, WMC Live & more!

| July 28, 2016

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WMC News: Ghostbusters, Sexual Assault of Men, Raliance, Women’s Media Awards & more!

| July 22, 2016

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“Ghostbusters” Stands On Its Own

“Ghostbusters” Stands On Its Own

| July 21, 2016

You don't have to have seen the original to appreciate the "Ghostbusters" reboot. Seeing the new film with fresh eyes, our writer finds there is plenty for feminists to like. More »

The Fear at the Heart of the Fear (Commentary from WMC Live with Robin Morgan 7/16/16)

| July 16, 2016

THE FEAR AT THE HEART OF THE FEAR from "WMCLive with Robin Morgan" Episode 176 -- 7/16.16 More »

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WMC News: #RightToPray, Rape As a War Crime, Young Feminists, Eleanor Holmes Norton & more!

| July 15, 2016

WMC News - with articles on #RightToPray: Women in India Fight for Access to Holy Sites; When Rape Became a War Crime; Fergie's M.I.L.F.$, Interviews with Young Feminists, SCOTUS, Guns & Domestic Violence, WMC Live with Robin Morgan, with Eleanor Holmes Norton, Jane Manning and Clara Bingham & a special commentary on race. More »

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#RightToPray: Women in India Fight for Access to Holy Sites

#RightToPray: Women in India Fight for Access to Holy Sites

| July 14, 2016

At many places of worship, "tradition" has barred women from entry. A growing number of women are now fighting back—and winning. More »

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