The First Debate Didn’t Mention Abortion Even Though The Theme Was “Prosperity, Direction & Security”

The first presidential debate Monday night mentioned many controversial things: stop-and-frisk policy, Donald Trump’s history of bankruptcy, and even Hillary Clinton’s appearance. But one topic the debate didn’t address was abortion.

Meet the Activist Who Just Launched the Nation’s First Trans Employee Job Placement Program

Ms. talked to transgender activist Michaela Mendelsohn about her launch of the California Transgender Workplace Project.

The We Won’t Wait Summit’s Intersectional Women’s Agenda

The We Won’t Wait Summit crafted an intersectional women’s agenda centering race, class and labor issues.

She Stood With Mizzou: A Conversation with Dr. Melissa Click

For better and for worse, since walking the talk and putting her body where her ideology was, Melissa Click’s life has never been the same.

Activists Want Women at the Center of the 2016 Presidential Debates

UltraViolet began a campaign to highlight a lack of discussion surrounding women’s issues and women moderators at presidential debates.

How We Changed the Conversation on Safe Sex at Our High School

As a Latina, I have been taught that I am more likely to have a child in high school than to go off to college. That’s why I spent the last two years fighting fighting stigma and social norms in pursuit of a simple, but revolutionary, conversation-sparking tool: A condom machine.

Going Beyond the “Sexism or Not?” Dichotomy in the 2016 Election

Claiming that any campaign dynamics are solely, or simply, about gender is just as short-sighted as saying that campaigns are gender neutral.

Feminists are Demanding Action on Zika That Addresses the Intersections of Gender and Class

Prominent feminist activists and leaders from a variety of disciplines have signed an open letter to Congressmembers and political candidates stressing the immediate need to pass legislation to respond to the Zika virus

#RoyalPeriods: Women Took to Twitter to Fight California’s Tampon Tax

The veto was a blow to activists at the local and national level who pressured the state to remove the tax.

Utah’s Anti-Abortion Laws Aren’t Changing Women’s Minds

A new study shows that despite anti-abortion laws that complicate women’s access to reproductive health care, a majority of women seeking abortion still ultimately complete the procedure.