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With House of Cards, Game of Thrones, and Other Emmy-Nominated Dramas, Women’s Stories Dominate

With House of Cards, Game of Thrones, and Other Emmy-Nominated Dramas, Women’s Stories Dominate

| September 15, 2016

Powerful, female-driven narratives are leading this year’s Emmy nominations for Outstanding Drama Series. More »

WMC News: 9/11, UN General Assembly, Stanford, Dr. Mona Hanna-Attisha, & more!

| September 14, 2016

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Is the US Doing Enough to Push for a Female Leader of the UN?

Is the US Doing Enough to Push for a Female Leader of the UN?

| September 12, 2016

As the United Nations General Assembly gathers this week, the Security Council will consider candidates to replace the current secretary-general. Will entrenched sexism get in the way of choosing a woman for the job? More »

Fifteen Years After 9/11, US Muslims Still Living With Aftereffects

Fifteen Years After 9/11, US Muslims Still Living With Aftereffects

| September 10, 2016

Journalist Dilshad D. Ali, who has been covering stories about US Muslims for 15 years, asks: Is there reason for the Muslim community to feel hopeful? More »

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WMC News: Rocky Rivera, Suicide Prevention, Safe Spaces, Burkini Ban, & more!

| September 7, 2016

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School Sexual Harassment: Underreported and Ignored

School Sexual Harassment: Underreported and Ignored

| September 6, 2016

Sexual harassment is alarmingly widespread in middle schools and high schools, with serious consequences for students. But the problem isn't getting enough attention or research. More »

WMC News: Women’s Equality Day, Nauru, Agunda Okeyo & more!

| September 1, 2016

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Rocky Rivera Is “Gonna Turn You Into a Feminist”

Rocky Rivera Is “Gonna Turn You Into a Feminist”

| August 31, 2016

This Bay Area rapper is using her art to promote feminist and other social justice messages. More »

To Celebrate Women’s Equality Day, Keep Fighting for Voting Rights

To Celebrate Women’s Equality Day, Keep Fighting for Voting Rights

| August 25, 2016

Women's Equality Day marks the anniversary of the 19th Amendment, when US women won the right to vote. Mary C. Curtis reminds us that the fight for this right is ongoing. More »

Tags: Politics

WMC News: Larry Wilmore, Gender Based Violence, Kim Kardashian, Black Queerness & more!

| August 24, 2016

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