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Press Releases

WMC Co-Founders Express Disappointment Over Reports White House Didn’t Nominate Woman to FCC Chair

April 30, 2013

A number of women reportedly were considered for the position.

The Women’s Media Center Mourns the Loss of Mary Thom, Author, Feminist, Editor

April 27, 2013

WMC co-founders, friends and colleagues say her death Is an “enormous blow”

Name It. Change It. Releases New Research on Appearance Coverage of Women & Campaign Simulation

April 8, 2013

Name It. Change It. released two new studies that demonstrate the gender-based challenges women face from the media when they run for office.

Syria Has a Massive Rape Crisis, According to a Women’s Media Center Report Issued Today

April 3, 2013

Regime soldiers are allegedly sexually violating women and men from the opposition.

Women’s Media Center Congratulates Karen Finney as MSNBC Weekend Host

April 3, 2013

Finney's new afternoon program will air 4-5 p.m. on weekends.

Robin Morgan, Feminist Leader, Takes on Parkinson’s Disease

April 2, 2013

Women’s Media Center Co-Founder discloses her diagnosis during Parkinson’s Awareness Month, and focuses on the medical/research establishment

WMC, Other Women’s Organizations Send Letter Asking President To Appoint a Women FCC Chair

March 22, 2013

Over two dozen prominent women's rights organizations signed the letter.

Abortion Rights Advocate Reopening Dr. Tiller’s Clinic Is Guest on WMCLive

March 1, 2013

Julie Burkhart continues on despite death threats and other barriers

Women’s Media Center Congratulates Edith Ramirez on FTC Nomination

February 28, 2013

Her nomination will help close the gender gap in the administration

Women’s Media Center Applauds the Passage of Violence Against Women Act

February 28, 2013

Bill would protect all victims of domestic and sexual violence, including same-sex couples and Native American women