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A Closer Look: Who’s Writing Nine Newspapers’ Presidential Election Coverage

| August 28, 2012

Women’s Media Center Live with Robin Morgan: Transcript for Episode 1, 2012-08-26

| August 28, 2012

Robin introduces the show, and speaks with Emma Axelrod, a teen activist from New Jersey who was one of three girls to successfully petition for the first female presidential debate moderator in twenty years; Melanie Campbell, president of the National Coalition on Black Civic Participation, on the topic of voter suppression; and activist and author Gloria Steinem on everything from Gloria's latest book project, to gun control, to the underrepresentation of women as authors of newspaper coverage of the presidential campaign, to capital punishment through the lens of gender. More »

Congratulations To The Women’s Media Center’s Progressive Women’s Voices Class of 2012

| August 24, 2012

Congratulations to our Progressive Girls' Voices class of 2012! Progressive Women’s Voices is the premier media and leadership training program for women in the country. More »

When Todd Akin Made A Mistake Did Reporters Correct Him?

| August 21, 2012

The initial coverage of Todd Akin's remarks often failed state the obvious, he was flat out wrong. More »

First Woman to Moderate Presidential Debate in 20 years

| August 13, 2012

The moderators of the 2012 presidential and vice presidential debates were announced by the Commission on Presidential Debates today, and Candy Crowley, host of CNN's "State of the Union," will host the second debate on October 16 at Hofstra University in Hempstead, Long Island. More »

“Boston Herald” vs. Elizabeth Warren: “The Nation” Asks, Will Sexism Win or Lose?

August 2, 2012

Writing for "The Nation," Greg Mitchell says it's bad enough that "Boston Herald" opinion columnists won't quit the sexist attacks on Senatorial candidate Elizabeth Warren—now the front page, too, is skipping any analysis of her stance on the issues in favor of ad-feminem gender baiting. More »

Women Missing from Emmy Nominations

| July 26, 2012

The nominees for the 64th Annual Emmy Awards demonstrate once again how women's voices are missing or underrepresented in Hollywood. More »

Progressive Girls’ Voices 2012 a Success

Progressive Girls’ Voices 2012 a Success

| July 26, 2012


Congratulations To the WMC Progressive Girls’ Voices Class of 2012!

| July 18, 2012

Progressive Girl’s Voices (PGV) is the premier media and leadership-training program for girls in the country. Representing a range of expertise and diversity across race, class, geography, and generation, participants receive advanced, comprehensive training and tools to position themselves as media spokespeople in their fields, thereby changing the conversation on issues that fill the headlines. More »

A Wider View of the Human Toll in Syria

July 17, 2012

Like our Women Under Siege project is mapping sexualized violence in the Syria conflict, a group called Syria Tracker is mapping deaths—almost 20,000 in 16 months More »