This Start-Up Wants You to Get Tampons Tax-Free

RedCycle has, by skipping over the somewhat sluggish and cyclical process of politics, managed to accomplish something most politicians have failed to do: offer tax-free tampons to Americans.

Creating Our To-Do List: Looking Forward at the United State of Women

While we have made some significant gains, addressing the remaining challenges requires us to rise up collectively with a shared agenda for action.

Welcome to the United State of Women

A diverse group of celebrated women are delivering a powerful message to the country: “Today, we will change tomorrow.”

Why Are We Still Talking About Hillary Clinton’s Clothes?

Nearly 100 years after women won suffrage, we’re still waiting for those in the realm of politics to be judged not for the fabrics on their skin, but the content of their minds.

NEWSFLASH: Stayce Harris Could Make History as the Air Force’s Lieutenant General

Major General Stayce Harris could be the first African-American woman to ever serve as Lieutenant General of the U.S. Air Force.

This Rape Victim Is Calling Out Rape Culture—And We Should All Be Listening

The Brock Turner is a primer on what rape culture looks like. His victim’s personal statement is a call to action to change that culture.

Faith Leaders Are Joining the Call for Gun Law Reforms That Save Women’s Lives

Last week, an interfaith coalition spanning 36 faiths came together to deliver one simple, but monumental, message: Women and girls can’t wait for common sense gun control.

Women and Men are Ready to Deliver Gender Justice—With Passion

There was a buzzing air of positivity at Women Deliver, and such a diverse mix of people spreading ideas and creating partnerships to make collaborative action possible.

Going Negative: Why Women Can’t Act Like Men

Voters feel women should be compassionate and relatable, and that those are the strengths they should use to overcome negativity. Because of those gendered expectations, many people penalize women candidates when they come out swinging.

Women Belong at the Center of the Environmental Justice Movement

When women are included in the climate planning process, not only do they bring in a unique perspective, but are also more likely to take part in solutions. When diverse perspectives are engaged in climate action, stronger solutions are more likely.