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Women


#FreeBritney and All Saudi Women Too!

If any woman can relate to Britney’s struggle to free herself from her father’s rule, it is Saudi women’s rights activist Samar Badawi.

Ariel Gold ·


Advocates Stand With Bill Cosby's 60 Accusers After Sexual Assault Conviction Overturned

"Today is a blow to survivors everywhere, who deserve so much better than this."

Julia Conley ·


Coalition of 200+ Groups Call for Permanent End to 'Neocolonialist' Global Gag Rule

"The global community deserves true partnership from the U.S., but the threat that this destructive policy could reemerge undermines relationships and harms people around the globe."

Julia Conley ·


Report Shows How DC Statehood Would Be Step Toward Racial and Gender Justice

"In this moment of racial reckoning, in the midst of a burgeoning movement to protect the fundamental right to vote, it should not escape notice that the nation's worst violation of civil rights falls heaviest on Black women."

Julia Conley ·


The US Is Failing to Protect Care Workers

"Seeing as we are the ones who are supposed to be taking care of people, why is it that we are the least cared about?"

Rebekah Entralgo ·


Schumer Blasts McConnell for Treating Equal Pay for Women as 'Radical'

"This is a fundamental issue of fairness," said the Democratic Senate Majority Leader.

Andrea Germanos ·


Dallas High School Valedictorian Scraps Approved Speech to Speak Out Against State's Extreme Anti-Choice Law

"I refuse to give up this platform to promote complacency and peace, when there is a war on my body and a war on my rights," said Paxton Smith.

Julia Conley ·


GOP-Backed Global Gag Rule Is Still Harming Women and Must Be Permanently Revoked: Report

"It is time for U.S. policymakers to pass the Global HER Act and end the global gag rule for good. Women's health and lives are at stake."

Brett Wilkins ·


Abortion Access Is at Stake, But We Will Do Everything We Can to Keep Our Clinic's Doors Open

Arkansas legislators are trying to make abortion inaccessible, so we're taking them to court.

Lori Williams ·


Billie Jean King Has Emerged as a Venerated Foremother of American Sports

At 77, Billie Jean is still active in the progressive movement in sports.

Robert Lipsyte ·

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