What can Americans expect from President Trump when it comes to cuts to social programs? Is the president daughter more about policy or PR? We look at the book about the groundbreaking black women of NASA that inspired the Oscar-nominated movie.Watch Video
How this current administration is pushing more women to run for office, the women behind the president and two high profile deportation cases bring to light the lives of undocumented mothers.Watch Video
Donald Trump's administration questioned for mixing business with his presidency. Elizabeth Warren silenced for reading Coretta Scott King's criticism of Jeff Sessions, leading to a feminist rallying cry. How IMAGO Relationship Therapy could soothe strained relationships.Watch Video
What are the implications for women and society at large if Neil Gorsuch is confirmed to the Supreme Court bench? Is Betsy DeVos fit to serve as Secretary of Education? Why it’s hard for low-income women to pull their families out of poverty. Interview with author Kristin Seefeldt.Watch Video
Cuts to social programs, Ivanka's role, and the book behind the movie.
Transgender students can not use the bathroom that corresponds with their gender identity.
Organizers of the Women’s March are calling on women to strike on March 8, International Women’s Day. Originally called International Working Women’s Day, it traditionally celebrates women’s achievements in politics, the workplace, and society.
When I was making Lipstick Under My Burkha, I didn’t think I was making a film that would scare a democratic country like India. I certainly didn’t expect the Central Board of Film Certification there to refuse to certify the film, thereby blocking its release. Their reasons include that it is “lady oriented”, it contains “sexual scenes” and is “audio pornography”.
Viola Davis Just Became The First Black Woman To Win An Oscar, Emmy And Tony For Acting
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When Viola Davis walked onstage at the 89th Academy Awards on Sunday to accept her award for Best Supporting Actress, she also vaulted herself into one of the most prestigious acting clubs in the world.
This was not the first time that the women of Budrus have claimed victory against Israeli incursions on their lands. They led the village's resistance movement against Israel's separation barrier in 2003, and say that they have successfully defended 95 percent of their land from Israeli confiscations.
By Sallie Bingham
My dog Pip loves the dog park here in Santa Fe, a beautifully open stretch of sand, rock, and cactus with views of two mountain ranges capped with snow. It’s the only place where, legally, I can let Pip off his leash to run with a freed dog’s delicious abandon, chasing other gamboling dogs. I’ve never encountered a mean dog there, or a surly owner, which leads me to wonder whether dogs bring out the best in us as we—sometimes—bring out the best in them.Read More »
By: Sallie Bingham
A Native American fable tells of the hummingbird that was able to put out a raging forest fire with one beakful of water at a time. There is guidance here for all of us who are already, after a month of this administration, feeling overwhelmed by noise and perhaps exhausted by the continuing crisis.
No one can take on all these issues at once. The number of petitions to be signed sometimes seems onerous. And yet this is the most important time yet for our participation to increase, rather than lag.Read More »
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