“Suppressed 2020: The Fight to Vote” Has Grave Warning for November Election

As the 2020 Presidential Election grows closer day by day, it is essential to stay informed about methods of voter suppression. The short film “Suppressed: The Fight to Vote” highlights these unconstitutional issues in great detail, by documenting with thorough statistics and interviews examples of voters being stifled.

“We cannot lose focus on protecting the right to vote.”

Weekend Reading on Women’s Representation: Not One Country Has Gender Equality

Weekend Reading for Women’s Representation is a compilation of stories about women’s representation.

This week: an Australian campaign to advance women’s representation in local government; ranked choice voting is key to increasing the number of women in elected office; barriers still stopping women from reaching their full potentials; the leadership of Black women in the suffrage movement; a record number of Black women running for Congress; campaign Barbies expose girls to public leadership roles; Crewomen’s Seneca Falls Revisited; Happy birthday to Ellie Smeal; voting like our lives depend on it; and suggested feminist reading.

Keeping Score: Nancy Pelosi on ‘Fumigating’ the White House

In every issue of Ms., we track research on our progress in the fight for equality, catalogue can’t-miss quotes from feminist voices and keep tabs on the feminist movement’s many milestones. We’re Keeping Score online, too—in in this biweekly round-up.

This week: the death of civil rights activist and Congressman John Lewis; a pattern of misogyny among conservative thinkers; Rosie the Riveter is back at it; Greta Thunberg’s big donation; Army Reserve will be led by a woman for the first time ever; Cal State undergrads must take an ethnic studies or social justice class; Latinos became the largest group of accepted prospective freshmen at the University of California; women delaying pregnancy; and more.