A Feminist Retelling of Sovereignty

Activist, writer and lawyer Mary Kathryn Nagle once persuaded her professor to let her write a play based on a Supreme Court ruling that tribal nations have sovereignty over what happens on their lands. That project became the seed for Sovereignty.

March With the Ms. Community!

We’ve launched a Ms. Marches Facebook group—a community space where our members and readers can learn more about marches, rallies and protests near them and meet up with other feminists there! 

End Patriarchy

The opportunities arising from this moment are countless. Let’s seize them.

Scoring the U.N. Secretary-General’s Feminist Agenda

U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres pledged to be a champion for women and girls. Today, the Feminist U.N. Campaign gave his efforts a C+.

The Top 10 Feminist Moments From the 2018 Golden Globes

Feminists took over this year’s Golden Globes—and it was worth watching.

The Ms. Q&A: How Poet Marwa Helal Uses Poetry as Preservation

“I want readers to viscerally feel through my work how deeply I believe our identities are inextricably intertwined and that we have a responsibility to ourselves and each other to work harder and to do better in this life.”

This Week in Women: Fighting For A More Just New Year

It’s only the fifth day of the year, and we’re starting strong.

From Y2K to Today: A Timeline of Celebrity Feminism

Given recent activism on the part of celebrity women—from the #MeToo movement to the Time’s Up Campaign—it’s easy to forget there was a time not that long ago when the link between fame and feminism was viewed with suspicion and even incredulity. Here, we chart the evolution—and increasing impact—of celebrity feminism over this millennium.

Hollywood Started the Year With a Show of Feminist Solidarity in the Fight Against Sexual Harassment

“No more silence. No more waiting. No more tolerance for discrimination, harassment or abuse. TIME’S UP.”

The Price of Being First

I had been a member of that Integration Generation, a “first,” a foot soldier enlisted to break barriers that should never have been erected in the first place. Now, I would need to develop new survival skills that would get me past the minefields of race and gender firsts.

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