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Watching Personal Meet Political

I was there in the room last week when 25 of my students put down their phones and engaged in face-to-face dialogue with Roxane Gay.

NEWSFLASH: Trump Administration Will Reverse Progress for Trans Students

President Trump is poised to rescind key anti-discrimination protections for trans youth issued last year.

Fighting For True “Workplace Advancement” in the Trump Era

“Just because you slap the name ‘strong families’ on a bill doesn’t mean that you actually care about families.”

He Told Me Nobody Would Believe Me: Overcoming Office Sexism

I wish that would’ve been the last time I experienced sexism on the job, but unfortunately, it’s a casual hazard of any trade for every woman.

Doing Maya Angelou’s Story Justice

When Rita Coburn-Whack’s life became political, Angelou’s memoir of “truths” were all she could talk about.

PHOTO ESSAY: The Girls Standing Up To Patriarchy in India

As they take out their ‘Stop Child Brides’ branded notebooks out of their ‘We Can’ bags, there is a palatable sense of excitement in the room.

A President’s Day Tribute to Period Policy

Menstrual equity has rapidly morphed into a winning mainstream policy agenda–one of the very few in American politics that can claim honest-to-goodness bipartisan traction.

Disrupting the Solitude of Women

How women abort when it is forbidden—and the networks that help them.

Negotiating Safety: Healing Through a Contact Sport

There are so many ways that people negotiate the world—but being hit on a regular basis tends to be far from the expected norm.

Now We Persist, Resist—and Win

Hostile sexism will make us resist and keep resisting. Hostile sexism will make us persist and keep persisting.