Wonder Girls: Supi is Fighting for CEDAW in Tonga

“He was enraged. He said I am a naughty, bad girl talking to him in that tone… He said, ‘Women do not matter.’

Activists and Lawmakers Call for Reform After Mass Shooting in Las Vegas

After the nation’s deadliest mass shooting, public figures took to social media to talk about common-sense gun law reform.

Pakistani Peacebuilder Bushra Hyder is Fighting Off Calls for Jihad as the Rohingya Crisis Heightens

As news and images of the Burmese military’s attacks on the Rohingya community spread around the world, principal and peace education pioneer Bushra Qadeem Hyder was among the first to see the impact on the students around her.

Thoughts on Patriotism, Trump and Taking a Knee from a Former NFL Cheerleader

If Trump ever tried to cheer for all Americans, he would then realize that our strength as a united team is and always has been great. 

Doing Something About It

Our country is once again stirring, asking more from our leaders—and from each other. And once again, women are the leading figures in the resistance.

Recording The Young Women’s Global Revolution

Since I couldn’t find a book about global young women’s activism, other than regional studies, I traveled to hot spots for democracy uprisings like Cairo, Istanbul and Athens to talk with the new generation of feminists, struck by their courage.

Fighting for Their Lives

In their first U.S. interview, Spain’s hunger strikers against gender violence tell Ms. what motivates them.

118-Mile March to Confront White Supremacy Reclaims Farragut Square in D.C.

Roughly 1,000 people arrived in D.C. Wednesday evening and reclaimed Farragut Square to launch “wave after wave of nonviolent civil disobedience demanding Trump be removed from office and that an agenda be advanced that heals the wounds of white supremacy.”

Peace Heroes: Sureya Roble is Bringing Women to the Table to Fight Extremism in Kenya

“Whatever decisions and policies are being put forth, women must be at the forefront.”

Globe-Trotting Feminism

Gloria Steinem’s life as an activist is a case study in how the fight for women’s rights is and has always been transnational.

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