I march because I know that every single action and every single voice in this movement counts. I march as an ally to and in solidarity with the collective force fighting for our freedom and human rights. I march because I don’t have a choice—because our planet is burning, war is imminent and women are still being silenced for fighting for our rights.
Tag: Ms. Marches
Calling All Feminist Men: Join the Women’s March!
Wherever they’re being held—in Washington, D.C., or Anchorage, Alaska—let’s encourage men to march for gender equity, and to transform manhood.
Marching On for Working Moms
What talent are we losing in our country’s business, security or political leadership by forcing young women to make impossible choices between work and family?
Marching On for (Constitutional) Menstrual Equity
Ratifying the Equal Rights Amendment goes beyond a matter of principle. It would also offer a host of legal remedies to gender-based disparities, including discrimination in the workplace and the injustices that face survivors in our rape culture—and it would be a major boon to the emerging movement for menstrual equity.
Dred Feminist Rant: This is a Women’s March Call-In
The women’s movement is more complex and more diverse than ever before. We’ve shown what we can do at the polls—and now we must show our determination to defend democracy from those who want to destroy it for profit.
How to Get Your Message Across at the Women’s March
I’ve been backstage coaching women leaders since the Million Mom March in 2000. Whether you’re speaking to the crowd or marching right along with it this year, these three tips will help you keep your head in the game so your message rings clear.
The Rise of Women: Onward in 2018
This will not be our defeat; it is our rebirth. Change is possible. And I believe it can begin with young women like me.
#MeToo Was a Rallying Cry at Women’s Marches in Italy
The #MeToo movement—also known in Italy as #quellavoltache (that time that)—was a central focus of this year’s Women’s Marches in Rome, Milan and Florence.
My One-Woman March
I held a Women’s March by myself in Ava, Missouri.
Marching for an Eco-Feminist Revolution
Perhaps men named nature Mother Earth because they felt that they could dominate her, exploit her and abuse her, and that she would be silent in response—or at least unable to fight back in immediate defense.