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WMC News: PWV Media Training, Trump Era, Colombian Indigenous Activism, Xenophobia, WMC Live & More

| January 5, 2017

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Fighting Sexual Violence in the Trump Era

Fighting Sexual Violence in the Trump Era

| January 3, 2017

The author, one of many women whose past trauma was triggered when Donald Trump boasted about sexual assault, says that now more than ever, we must keep speaking out against violence. More »

Reproductive Rights and the Media—Women Front & Center

| December 31, 2016

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Women Workers Fight Back Against Sexual Harassment and Assault

Women Workers Fight Back Against Sexual Harassment and Assault

| December 20, 2016

Many discussions about the concerns of working-class people have overlooked a huge group within their ranks: women working in restaurants, hotels, and private homes who are uniquely vulnerable to sexual harassment and assault. More »

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Comedians, Courage, and Truth in a World of Online Harassment

Comedians, Courage, and Truth in a World of Online Harassment

| December 12, 2016

Maysoon Zayid has fearlessly performed truth-telling comedy all over the world. With the threats to free speech in the current climate in the U.S., she argues, such courage is more important than ever. More »

Gwen Ifill’s Profound Impact on African-American Women Journalists

Gwen Ifill’s Profound Impact on African-American Women Journalists

| December 4, 2016

The death of groundbreaking journalist Gwen Ifill was a stunning loss. She left a great legacy in the field, but her impact was especially profound for African-American journalists, especially women. More »

Anti-Violence Programs Need to Do Better By Women With Disabilities

Anti-Violence Programs Need to Do Better By Women With Disabilities

| November 30, 2016

Both the 16 Days of Activism to End Gender-Based Violence campaign and the International Day of Persons with Disabilities fall in this week—so now is a time for a call to action on behalf of disabled women and girls who experience violence and abuse. More »

Women’s Rebellion Against Religion

Women’s Rebellion Against Religion

| November 17, 2016

More American women are turning away from religion. Marcie Bianco explores why this bodes well for feminism. More »

Gwen Ifill - a pioneering journalist

Gwen Ifill - a pioneering journalist

| November 16, 2016

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The Women’s Media Center Mourns the Loss of Pioneering Journalist, Gwen Ifill

| November 14, 2016

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