How History Has Changed

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-+*Gender Balance in Academia — The unquestioned dominance of white men in America is long gone, in the history profession in particular.

Rape Crisis on College Campuses

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-+*Victoria Defrancesco Soto: College is supposed to be a place where young women go to flourish, not be put in harm’s way.  But this past week seven University of Connecticut students reminded us of the underbelly of sexual violence within our colleges.

Targeting Miley Cyrus

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-+*Sheria Reid: Why is it that women are the first ones to turn on other women who are overtly sexual in their actions or appearance?

Why America’s Relentless Assault on Abortion?

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-+*Ruth Rosen: Along with changes in technology, politics, and debates over late-term abortions, attitudes towards women’s sexual freedom is one important reason that abortion, and not same-sex marriage, still remains the most divisive social issue in American political culture.

A 165-Year-Long Struggle for Women’s Rights Continues

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-+*Rosemary Joyce: So we see the state legislatures of Texas, North Carolina, Wisconsin and Virginia all voting for laws opposed by the majority of their own citizens – not women alone, but men and women – laws that endanger women’s healthcare and move us backward.