The Role of Men in the 2016 Presidential Election


The chances are pretty good that women’s issues will be front-and-center in the 2016 presidential election… and we may even have a female candidate!

How To Undermine Your Party’s Most Convincing Argument In Two Easy Steps


Congressman Alan Grayson and how to blow a hole through the party line.

War on Women: Republican Denial & Deflection

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Warren Blumenfeld thinks Rand Paul’s attacks on Bill Clinton are hypocritical.

Wailing on Gadot: Wonder Woman and the War On Women


Do we judge female and male Comic Book Movie actors differently? Alex Yarde says absolutely.

When a Good Woman Goes to War

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Men in the Texas State Senate are incensed that a woman would dare disrupt their boys’ club. Old-School chauvinism is on display again.

VAWA Dies in the House of Representatives

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While everyone was so focused on the fiscal cliff, the Violence Against Women Act was allowed to die silently alone in a corner.

Rape Discussions Deepen as Indian Rape Victim Dies


The questions at the heart of it all: Why does rape happen? What can we as a society do about it?

Hidden Epidemic: Why One Group of Americans is Raped Without Justice


Lauren Chief Elk speaks of the brutal sexual violence crushing Native American communities

Misadventures in Campaign Journalism


How Lucy Berrington accidentally became the enemy of the left and the darling of the right.

Women and LGBT People Under Attack: 1930’s & Now


Professor Warren Blumenfeld sees parallels between the German Third Reich and the inequalities of today

Rape is God’s Way of Saying You Should Be Pregnant

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Thaddeus Howze is disgusted with the GOP candidates who seem to justify rape as being part of God’s plan.

“Why the talk of ‘rape culture’ so often but not ‘murder of black boys’ culture’?”

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Because our impressions of events and what is a “culture” is determined by what and who we DO and DON’T care about, says Eric M.

Gender War 2.0 – Augusta Golf Club and Pandering Politicians

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Nicole Johnson wonders what’s at stake when politicians pander to female voters.