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Sexualization Is Silencing: WMC Statement and Petition on Hustler Attack on Conservative Pundit Cupp

| May 24, 2012

The sexualization of women in the media is not a partisan issue -- it’s an ongoing problem that makes it harder for women on both sides of the aisle to run for office and be taken seriously as political commentators and media makers. More »

Video: Lauren Wolfe On “Global Journalist” To Discuss Journalists and Sexualized Attacks

May 23, 2012

Lauren Wolfe, director of Women's Media Center's Women Under Siege project, appeared on Global Journalist Radio with David Reed, alongside NPR correspondent Soraya Sarhaddi Nelson, to discuss the under-reported problem of sexual violence against journalists. More »

Congratulations to PWV Alum Emily May, American Express Future Leader of Social Change

| May 22, 2012

Conservative Media Misrepresents House Version of VAWA

| May 18, 2012

In the wake of the House passing a version of the Violence Against Women Act reauthorization that excludes immigrants, Native Americans and LGTB women, of course Fox News and others are painting their protection as unnecessary. More »

WMC Presents Wireless Activism Panel at the 2012 CTIA Wireless Conference

| May 17, 2012

Tags: Media, WMC
WMC Co-Founder Gloria Steinem Joins the “E-Book Revolution”

WMC Co-Founder Gloria Steinem Joins the “E-Book Revolution”

| May 17, 2012

The New York Times Sexualizes and Sensationalizes Death of Transgender Woman

| May 15, 2012

WMC Congratulates Businesswoman and Philanthropist Bonnie Schaefer

| May 15, 2012

Tags: Education, WMC
RSVP to Jane Fonda

RSVP to Jane Fonda

May 14, 2012

On June 4, Women's Media Center co-founder Jane Fonda will host the New York premiere of IFC Films' Peace, Love, & Misunderstanding, plus a VIP dinner and an exclusive afterparty, to benefit WMC. More »

“SPARKing Change: Not Just One Girl At a Time” Deborah Tolman in the Huffington Post

| May 11, 2012