A Dangerous Burden

Each day, thousands of single mothers and divorced women carry back-breaking amounts of Spanish goods across the frontier from Cueta and Melilla to Morocco.

We Don’t Help Most Victims When #MeToo Becomes About Punishing Abusers

“Beyond a reasonable doubt” is an important part of our legal system, but we need to make sure this standard of evidence stays in the courtroom—and that our vision for a world without rape, assault and harassment extends beyond it.

The Future is Female

A massive gender gap and historic numbers of women candidates mean women may be the deciders in the 2018 midterm elections.

Rural Business Networks Put Women Entrepreneurs Out Front

As the UN turns its attention to rural women, we look at the power of networks to boost women’s rural businesses, family income, and gender equality.

Marching to the Polls

This year, we marched with a new mission: to make women’s voices heard in the next elections.

#NeverAgain: The Bloody Epidemic of Gun Violence Ends Now

Students across the country have shown us the way. We must be bold and follow their lead.

The 2018 Women’s Marches by the Numbers

Nearly 2.7 million people joined at least 419 Women’s Marches in the U.S. and its territories, in red states and blue states, in all 50 states, and at least 131 marches in 33 other countries around the world.

How Billionaires Are Hijacking Our Democracy—And How We Can Resist Them

“The wider right led by the Koch cadre and the Republican officials that they helped put in office is taking dead aim at the things that make women’s lives livable.”

Safer Sports, Safer Girls

In the midst of the #MeToo movement and in the wake of gymnastic doctor Larry Nassar’s sexual abuse trial, Congress members of both parties vote to protect young athletes.

War on Women Report No. 18

Trump and his cabinet, staff members and surrogates were called out this week for sexist remarks and their inaction on gun violence in the wake of the Parkland shooting. His administration also quietly escalated its attack on Planned Parenthood.

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