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Women's Media Center produces original features on important issues by women experts and journalists.  Our reports and commentaries provide progressive women's perspectives on both headline stories and timely events ignored or misrepresented in the mainstream media.  National and international contributors -- widely diverse -- include members of the Women's Media Center Board of Directors, Progressive Women's Voices alumnae, SheSource participants, and many others, all using our platform to influence the global disucssion - and all paid honararia in respect for their writing.  They offer our audience must-know information to move forward making change. 

Viral Video on Women’s Choices Is Stirring Up Controversy in India

Viral Video on Women’s Choices Is Stirring Up Controversy in India

| April 21, 2015

A Vogue India video with a message of women’s empowerment has people asking, Is it a feminist campaign or a PR stunt? More »

Can Hillary Clinton Show That Women Can Run…and Win?

| April 13, 2015

Hillary Clinton is the latest of many women who have run for president. In order to inspire more women to run, we have to teach girls and young women this history. More »

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ERA? Yes! A New Push for Sex Equality

ERA? Yes! A New Push for Sex Equality

| April 9, 2015

A leader of the renewed movement to pass the Equal Rights Amendment issues a call for action. More »

Who Runs the World?

Who Runs the World?

| March 26, 2015

The goal from Beijing was for women to be 30 percent of the world’s leaders. We’re not there yet. More »

A Theater Company’s Bold Move: Women-Only Season

A Theater Company’s Bold Move: Women-Only Season

| March 24, 2015

One group hopes that its women-only season will spark conversation and serve as a model for other theaters. More »

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20 Years After Beijing, How Are We Doing?

20 Years After Beijing, How Are We Doing?

| March 18, 2015

A new, in-depth report on the status of women worldwide reveals where progress has been made, and that there is much more to be done. More »

Shackled and In Labor

Shackled and In Labor

| March 10, 2015

As activists build momentum to ban the shackling of incarcerated pregnant women, a new report reveals substandard reproductive health care for women behind bars. More »

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Giving Women Journalists a New Reach

Giving Women Journalists a New Reach

| March 4, 2015

Global Press News Service brings women’s unique access and insights to international reporting. More »

In a Digital Age, Feminism Demands an Open Internet

In a Digital Age, Feminism Demands an Open Internet

| February 24, 2015

As a crucial ruling on net neutrality approaches, the author—executive director of the Center for Media Justice—explains why this issue is crucial for social justice movements. More »

He, Himself, and Him

He, Himself, and Him

| February 19, 2015

As this year’s Academy Award nominations show, men still dominate both in front of and behind the camera in Hollywood. The author of the It’s a Man’s (Celluloid) World report explains that change is possible—but only if we keep the pressure on. More »