Sandra Fluke for Congress — Fluke’s decision to pursue a seat in Congress bears some similarities to the career of Wendy Davis.
Sexism or gender discrimination may stem from the belief that a person of one sex is intrinsically superior to a person of the other. The articles in this category focus primarily on discrimination in employment but may contain pieces on discrimination in lending, housing and other vital areas of life.
HPV Vaccine — Kahn’s study adds to a growing body of research debunking the myth that HPV vaccination encourages risky sexual behavior.
Preventing Campus Rape — Congress’ push to improve the way the government handles sexual assaults comes on after Obama’s announcement.
Anti-Abortion Zealots are laser focused on life until it becomes viable—then that “life” becomes a lazy taker.
Womens Right to Choose — California had the distinction of being the only state in the nation to expand a woman’s access to abortion.
GOP Anti-Abortion Strategy — Conservatives plans to present a resolution urging the GOP to take a more forceful stance against abortion.
Anti-Choice Agenda — The anti-choice agenda diverges sharply from one of the fasting-growing demographic groups in the country: young people of color.
Wendell Berry Feminism — The proper type of freedom to seek is the freedom to love, to enter into a loving, mutually-respecting relationship.
Republican Party and Women — How do you run a campaign on a record of trying to unravel the safety net,?
Reproductive Rights – After the recent assault on women’s bodily autonomy, it will take time to pull the country back to the other direction.
Attacks on Abortion Rights — Abortion opponents across the country are already laying the groundwork for the next fights in the new year.
Gender Balance in Academia — The unquestioned dominance of white men in America is long gone, in the history profession in particular.
Zeinab Bandpey: Researchers who have studied standardized test results country by country have found that the gender gap in mathematics is much smaller─or non-existent─in societies that benefit from more gender equality.