image The Surprising Upside For Female Refugees

For women fleeing Syria, Germany doesn't just represent freedom from an oppressive regime—but from the shackles of unhappy marriages, too.

image A Sandy Hook Survivor Reflects on the Last 6 Years

An excerpt from the book If I Don’t Make It, I Love You: Survivors in the Aftermath of School Shootings.

image Christine Blasey Ford Presented an Award to Rachael Denhollander in a Rare Public Appearance

Denhollander was the first woman to go on record about Larry Nassar.

image I Don’t NOT Want This Ruth Bader Ginsburg-Themed Bra?

Maybe it's a lesson that we should all keep our political leanings close to our chests.

image The Female Activists Risking Everything to Take a Stand

These women have been jailed, tortured, or worse, for their activism. Here's how to help them.

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image Angelina Jolie Is Fighting the Social Stigma Faced by Survivors of Sexual Violence

The Preventing Sexual Violence in Conflict Initiative is dedicated to providing justice and support for victims.

President George H.W. Bush Interviewed for 'The Presidents' Gatekeepers' Former President George H. W. Bush Has Died

The former president passed away Friday at the age of 94. Here's what we know so far about his memorial services.

image Can We Talk About Why Melania Trump Wore Gloves to Decorate a Christmas Tree?

It's one way to get into the festive spirit, I guess?

image Christine Blasey Ford Is Donating Her GoFundMe Money To Sexual Assault Survivors

"Although coming forward was terrifying, and caused disruption to our lives, I am grateful to have had the opportunity to fulfill my civic duty."

image What to Know About The Title IX Changes—And How You Can Fight Them

Betsy DeVos's proposed rule changes would drastically alter how schools handle sexual assault.

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image 33 Lawmakers Who Support Common-Sense Gun Reform in 2019

Now that the midterm elections are over, it's time to hold our newly elected leaders accountable.

image One Week Post-Midterms Here's What We Know

A pink wave—and a blue wave—swarmed the shore.

image My Dad Was Injured in Afghanistan. Now I Take Care of Him Full-Time

As we honor our country's veterans, let's also acknowledge the 5.5 million Americans who care for them when they return from war.

image Ilhan Omar's Victory Speech Started With an Islamic Greeting. That's Important.

She's one of the first two Muslim women in Congress—ever.

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Now that Florida has voted to ban dog racing, plenty of these leggy retirees need homes.

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image This Is What the Election Results Mean for Abortion in America

There's some good news and some bad news. But mostly good.

image Women Won Big Last Night. Now It's Time to Get to Work

We can't allow a one-time wave to fool us into thinking we've achieved equality.

image Deb Haaland Is Poised to Be the First Native American Woman in Congress

In a record year for diverse candidates, Deb Haaland is likely to win her seat to represent New Mexico—and indigenous people nationwide—in Washington.

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