In the heart of the Brooklyn Museum, between Picasso’s “Woman in Gray” and Monet’s rippled river in “Islets at Port-Ville,” landmark women from many fields traded stories on Thursday.
The 16th annual Asia Initiatives awards and gala was a night to remember—where philanthropy and leadership came together and held the hourglass of the future in the name of vision, commitment and action to uplift humanity.
“We who make up the country can act as we want our country to act. We can vote and organize and give money and ask questions and listen to each other.”
I’m one of the lucky ones. 45 years ago, at the dawn of the tumultuous 1970’s, I got the goods on the inalienable rights of women.
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.
Rutgers University last week announced the historic creation of the Gloria Steinem Endowed Chair in Media, Culture and Feminist Studies—a position made possible by a three-year, $3 million campaign involving over 400 donors.
Thoughts from feminist leaders, public figures and activists on the election and where we go from here.
Happy 82nd birthday to our cofounder, Gloria Steinem! In honor of the occasion, we’re sharing some of our favorite quotes from her many wonderful books. 1. My Life on the Road “One of the simplest paths to deep change is for the less powerful to speak as much as they listen, and for the more powerful […]
On Wednesday, Wisconsin-based clothing retailer Lands’ End issued an apology for featuring a profile of Ms. cofounder Gloria Steinem in its Legend Series, after anti-abortion customers flooded the company’s Facebook page with angry comments and threats of a widespread boycott. Appearing as an insert in its print catalogue and referenced heavily on the company’s website and social media pages, […]
Reprinted with permission from Rutgers Today A little more than a year after launching a campaign to create an endowed chair in honor of modern American feminist Gloria Steinem, Rutgers University officials announced they have surpassed the $2 million mark in donations. The funds, totaling $2.1 million from more than 250 individuals and 12 foundations, put […]