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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. 

Gloria Steinem and Robin Morgan: On Gloria’s New Book and the Value of Life on the Road

Gloria Steinem and Robin Morgan: On Gloria’s New Book and the Value of Life on the Road

| October 8, 2015

Two WMC cofounders have a revealing conversation about Gloria Steinem's My Life on the Road. More »

Pope Watch: The Mainstream Media, Like Francis, Needs to Do Better By Women

| October 2, 2015

Coverage of the Pope's U.S. visit was a missed opportunity for much of the mainstream media, writes Angela Bonavoglia, author of “Good Catholic Girls: How Women Are Leading the Fight to Change the Church.” More »

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The Dangerous Group Behind the Latest Attacks on Planned Parenthood

The Dangerous Group Behind the Latest Attacks on Planned Parenthood

| September 29, 2015

How anti-choice extremists provoked Congress's "show" hearings on defunding Planned Parenthood More »

What Can We Learn From TV Coverage of Feminism in 1970?

| September 22, 2015

The battle over feminism's public image continues, 45 years after network news "discovered" the feminist movement. More »

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Six Crucial Questions for All Presidential Candidates

| September 15, 2015

On the eve of the second Republican debate, Robin Morgan proposes questions for the candidates that include the female more than half of the country. More »

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A Movement to Bring Feminism to High School Classrooms

A Movement to Bring Feminism to High School Classrooms

| September 10, 2015

A small but growing number of high school teachers all over the United States are offering feminist or women’s studies classes in their schools. More »

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Ten Years After Katrina: Women Heroes of the Recovery

Ten Years After Katrina: Women Heroes of the Recovery

| August 27, 2015

As we commemorate the ten-year anniversary of Hurricane Katrina, we must remember the leadership of women—and the work still to be done. More »

Campus Rape and the Power of Early Sex Education to Make a Difference

| August 20, 2015

First-year orientation is too late for young men and women to start learning about consent. Activists are pushing for better access to early, comprehensive sex education as one way to have an impact. More »

Meryl Streep and New York Women in Film and  TV Combine Forces for Women Writers

Meryl Streep and New York Women in Film and TV Combine Forces for Women Writers

| August 14, 2015

New York Women in Film and Television's innovative program for women screenwriters over age 40 is welcoming its first class, to meet this fall. More »

Rights Under Siege: On the 50th Anniversary of the Voting Rights Act, Activists are Fighting Back

| August 6, 2015

Two years after the Supreme Court gutted a key provision of the Voting Rights Act, activists in North Carolina and other states keep up the pressure to restore rights. More »