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Muslim Female Athletes Use Voice and Visibility to Break Barriers

Muslim Female Athletes Use Voice and Visibility to Break Barriers

| April 6, 2017

Shirzanan means "female heroes," and it's the name of a group that is elevating the stories of Muslim female athletes while providing a platform for advocacy within the sports world. More »

WMC News: Muslim female athletes, Syria chemical weapons attack, trans under Obamacare, WMC Live & m

| April 4, 2017

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WMC News: Lynn Hershman Leeson, South Sudan, Rihanna, WMC Live & more!

| March 31, 2017

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Visionary Feminist Artist Finding Recognition after 50 Years

Visionary Feminist Artist Finding Recognition after 50 Years

| March 30, 2017

After decades of making art, feminist artist Lynn Hershman Leeson is finally finding her audience in the United States at age 75. More »

WMC News: Status Report 2017, Roe v Wade, AMAZE, LGBT in the Middle East, WMC Live & more!

| March 22, 2017

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Unthinkable: What If Roe Is Overturned?

Unthinkable: What If Roe Is Overturned?

| March 21, 2017

With anti-choice politicians emboldened, and hearings for Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee underway, pro-choice activists are preparing for the worst. More »

WMC News: women in Hollywood, Afghan women, online harassment, WMC Live & more!

| March 17, 2017

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Could ReFrame Be a Game-Changer for Women in Hollywood?

Could ReFrame Be a Game-Changer for Women in Hollywood?

| March 17, 2017

A new initiative, led by Hollywood heavy hitters, aims to make real progress in giving a fair shot to women. More »

The Fatal “New Normal” for Wives of Veterans

The Fatal “New Normal” for Wives of Veterans

| March 8, 2017

Rates of veteran domestic violence are skyrocketing. Author Stacy Bannerman issues a call to action. More »

A Female Gaze? Athena Film Festival Asks, Answers

A Female Gaze? Athena Film Festival Asks, Answers

| February 28, 2017

For four days in February, the Athena Film Festival shone a spotlight on women in front of and behind the camera. More »