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Ruth Rosen

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Ruth Rosen

Ruth Rosen, a historian, journalist and senior fellow at the Longview Institute, teaches history and public policy at the University of California, Berkeley. She is the author of The World Split Open: How the Modern Women's Movement Changed America (Penguin Putnam).


News and Features

The last century—and the next—of women’s struggle for justice.

By classifying an unprecedented amount of information, the Bush Administration is shrouding its workings in mystery--and threatening our democracy in the process.

Working mothers can't pamper their stress away--their balancing act needs a political fix.

My 91-year-old friend Alice, like many elderly women, has outlived her modest savings.

How a crucial voting bloc was all but ignored.