News and Features
Women dominate growing sectors like retail and home healthcare—but the jobs there are grueling and the wages are low.
Why are we still surprised by Foster Friess, Darrell Issa and Rick Santorum's misogyny?
Catholic hospitals net billions in government aid. They should not be able to deny their employees contraceptive coverage.
Let's find a way to honor relationships that does not rely on buying stuff.
Forcing the Komen reversal was huge—but it was a campaign born of outrage, not ambitious vision.
Anti-gay marriage proponents should think twice before asking the US Supreme Court to take this case.
Margaret Sanger’s legacy continues to haunt debates about abortion and family planning.
With Karen Handel's resignation, online feminism's victory against the giant cancer charity is complete.
A crisis of gender-based violence is festering--and foreign aid efforts are still failing to protect women from harm.
The controversy provided a long-overdue spotlight on the difference between feminism as a brand and feminism as a political movement.