Results related to “women”
by Jamilah King on July 28 2014, 10:00AM
She wants you to use it.
by Carla Murphy on March 24 2014, 11:45AM
Link to watch goes live at 6:25pm EST today
by Von Diaz on March 11 2014, 3:41PM
A new ‘Justice Index’ shows states in the South and Midwest are sorely lacking in access to civil legal counsel.
by Imara Jones on February 26 2014, 7:00AM
Historic gender and racial forces have clustered all women into low-wage work and have pushed women of color into the bottom of low-wage positions.
Topics: Economic Justice
by Carla Murphy on January 23 2014, 1:37PM
“This is a war on white women, and we’re not going to take it sitting down,” one business owner reportedly said.
by Von Diaz on November 12 2013, 11:56AM
The act is meant to ensure equal pay provisions, standards around sexual harassment, and protections for survivors of domestic violence.
by Von Diaz on October 18 2013, 11:43AM
This immigrant mother was shackled to a bed during childbirth while detained five years ago, and is finally receiving justice.
by Von Diaz on October 17 2013, 12:18PM
A new study shows that hypersexualized female avatars in video games can cause negative body image and promote rape acceptance in women.
by Von Diaz on September 12 2013, 1:55PM
Undocumented immigrant women were joined by more than a dozen prominent women’s organizations today in an act of civil disobedience in Washington D.C.
by Jorge Rivas on September 7 2012, 12:38PM
Actress Kerry Washington’s speech at the DNC.
by Jamilah King on July 17 2012, 1:23PM
Yeah, it’s pretty bad.
by Jorge Rivas on June 22 2012, 12:32PM
David Beckham, Eli Manning and Jeremy Lin are among several athletes who joined the star-studded anti-domestic violence ad released by the White House Thursday.
by Hatty Lee on March 8 2012, 9:06AM
While Washington squabbles over the right to control female bodies, women around the globe have long been fighting back, speaking up, and creating change.
Topics: Gender & Sexuality
by Jorge Rivas on October 21 2011, 12:10PM
Racialicious’ Latoya Peterson on the media’s obsession with black women and marriage rates among African-Americans.
Topics: Arts & Culture
by Michelle Chen on June 21 2010, 11:58AM
This year, maternal health advocates got the heartening news that the death rate of women in childbirth was declining worldwide, while the rate of child survival was improving ahead of earlier projections. But while the epidemic of maternal and child…
by Michelle Chen on June 17 2010, 10:27AM
The prison system and the child welfare system both have the power to split families apart, and too often, they are tragically linked when the state imposes its judgment that a parent is no longer worthy of her child. For…