Women's Rights

Carly Fiorina Is a Trojan Horse in the GOP's War on Women
August 18, 2015

If she gets through the gates, she will attempt to rout women's rights in America.

The Wife Bonus Is Imperfect, But It's Not Prostitution
May 31, 2015

True economic parity shouldn’t depend on spouses living as economically autonomous units, where each spouse lives only off his or her own money.

The Knicks' Owner Just Put a Notorious Sexual Harasser in Charge of a WNBA Team
May 05, 2015

A wake-up call for anyone who thought sports were becoming less hostile to women.

Why Women's Colleges Still Matter in the Age of Trans Activism
February 16, 2015

Campus fights to erase references to women are indistinguishable from old-school misogyny.

Russia's Maternity Leave for Expectant Mothers Puts America's to Shame
December 03, 2014

Will the Supreme Court do anything about it?

This Alabama Judge Has Figured Out How to Dismantle Roe v. Wade
October 10, 2014

Tom Parker's writings fuel the biggest threat to abortion rights in a generation. 

How the Pill Overcame Impossible Odds And Found a Place in Millions of Women's Purses
October 03, 2014

And they went through hell to get it on the market. 

How to Reveal You Had an Abortion
September 23, 2014

A guide for Wendy Davis and other politicians.

The Hobby Lobby Decision Was a Victory for Women's Rights
June 30, 2014

It’s a clever resolution that none of the parties had asked for, but that is better than anything on the menu that the Court had before it.

Betty Friedan Reflects On 1992, The Year Of The Woman
February 04, 2014

The American writer and feminist Betty Friedan, who died in 2006, was born on this day in 1921.