Lucinda Marshall is the founder and director of the Feminist Peace Network (www.feministpeacenetwork.org) and the co-author of the Occupy Patriarchy blog (www.occupypatriarchy.org). The Feminist Peace Network, founded in 2001, advocates for the human rights of women and raises awareness about misogyny and the global pandemic of violence against women. In addition to authoring the Occupy Patriarchy blog (with Kathy Miriam) and the FPN blog, Marshall also has a personal blog, Reclaiming Medusa (www.LucindaMarshall.com). Her work has been published by numerous publications in the United States and abroad.
A discussion in Washington, D.C., last week brought together women representing the necessary elements to drive forward the National Action Plan on Women, Peace and Security. More »
A new action plan opens far-reaching possibilities to improve the security of women and the world. With some caution, women’s peace advocates plan to monitor its implementation. More »