“We young people have understood that the climate crisis is an emergency, and we ask everyone to act like it, to stop business as usual with us.”
There have been 251 shootings in 2019. And all of them preventable. To say it is time to take action is a massive understatement.
At the Connected Women Leaders Forum, Mary Robinson challenged the global women leaders present to make a commitment to put climate justice at the center of their work, whatever their primary focus might be, and become a Connected Leader for Climate Justice. Every woman in attendance said “yes.”
Palantir Technologies was once one of Silicon Valley’s darlings. The U.S. data-analytics company had the financial backing of Peter Thiel and other Bay-Area billionaires; it was a combination of big data and big money that many thought couldn’t lose. But the novelty of tech giants has worn off as big data has become synonymous with […]
The most recent string of reports from the border demand our attention—and our action.
Whether you give, become involved locally as a volunteer or advocate or even sign up to be a clinic defender, you can make a difference by connecting with these groups.
We’re re-launching the legendary #WeHadAbortions campaign. Join us in demanding safe, legal abortion access—for everyone, in every state.
Notably absent from recent headlines about the potential withdrawal of U.S. troops from Afghanistan is talk of the dangerous consequences such a decision could have for women and girls in the region—and the lack of women’s representation in the ongoing “peace talks” between the Trump administration and leaders of the Taliban.
Legislation to re-authorize and expand the Violence Against Women Act passed in the House last Friday—but the future of the groundbreaking law remains uncertain in the face of NRA opposition and partisan divides in Congress.
Systemic failure creates more victims and empowers the perpetrators. That’s why Title IX protections around campus sexual assault must remain in place.