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He, Himself, and Him

He, Himself, and Him

| February 19, 2015

As this year’s Academy Award nominations show, men still dominate both in front of and behind the camera in Hollywood. The author of the It’s a Man’s (Celluloid) World report explains that change is possible—but only if we keep the pressure on. More »

Why I Hate That NyQuil Ad

Why I Hate That NyQuil Ad

| February 7, 2015

What parents really need is paid sick leave, and as working families advocate Ellen Bravo points out, it’s proving to be a winning issue in campaigns all across the U.S. More »

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“She’s Beautiful When She’s Angry” Highlights Grassroots Feminists

“She’s Beautiful When She’s Angry” Highlights Grassroots Feminists

| January 30, 2015

A new film deepens our understanding of a unique chapter in U.S. feminism. More »

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Reporting on Rape: We Can and Must Get It Right

| January 15, 2015

The author, a former sex crimes prosecutor, points out that true reports of rape are all too common, false reports of rape are rare but they exist, and good investigations can tell them apart. More »

The Oscars Gender Gap

| January 15, 2015

The Women’s Media Center released its 2015 review of the status of women as nominees for non-acting Academy Awards. More »

A New Audience for an Unforgettable Writer

A New Audience for an Unforgettable Writer

| January 5, 2015

Kathleen Turner revives her role in Red Hot Patriot, the play that brings the words and wit of Molly Ivins to a new audience. More »

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Telling Stories That Matter

Telling Stories That Matter

| December 17, 2014

Daisy Hernández’s new memoir offers compelling perspectives on media, race, feminism, immigration, chosen family, and wanting nice things. More »

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Where Are the Facts on Breast Implants?

| December 10, 2014

As numbers of women getting breast implants continue to increase, researchers and advocates are voicing concern about their safety. More »

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The Women of “Dear White People”

The Women of “Dear White People”

| December 4, 2014

The author explores a missed opportunity in a film about identity. More »

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Female Sports Reporters Finding a New Voice

Female Sports Reporters Finding a New Voice

| November 25, 2014

A new show on CBS Sports is giving female sports reporters greater visibility by placing them front and center. More »

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