She The People: feminism

Posted at 08:36 AM ET, 09/03/2012

At DNC Charlotte, taking the ‘war on women’ seriously

The passion at a Sunday reception for the National Women’s Political Caucus was fueled by what a lineup of speakers described as the important stakes in November.

By Mary C. Curtis  |  08:36 AM ET, 09/03/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  National Organization for Women, National Women's Political Caucus, feminism, Terry O'Neill, Eleanor Smeal, Elaine Marshall, Paul Ryan, President Obama, Medicare

Posted at 09:17 PM ET, 06/25/2012

Your feminist mother lied: Nobody has it all

By Bonnie Goldstein  |  09:17 PM ET, 06/25/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  feminism, work life balance, The Atlantic, Anne-Marie Slaughter

Posted at 09:11 AM ET, 05/16/2012

Feminist icon Germaine Greer: Aussie PM Julia Gillard has ‘big arse’ and bad jackets

So how is that different from Rush ripping Hillary’s looks — or saying STP’s Melinda Henneberger proves feminism was created ‘to allow unattractive women easier access to the mainstream’?

By Annie Groer  |  09:11 AM ET, 05/16/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Jullia Gillard, Australia, Germaine Greer, feminism, Hillary Clinton, Angele Merkel, Rush Limbaugh, Melinda Henneberger

Posted at 11:48 AM ET, 04/11/2012

Phyllis Schlafly, dating coach?

Schlafly’s own conservative movement has passed her by on this one; many young conservative women now embrace the word “feminist.”

By Karen Tumulty  |  11:48 AM ET, 04/11/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Phyllis Schlafly, feminism, conservive movement

Posted at 02:27 PM ET, 04/05/2012

Violence against women is no joking matter

It is incredibly sad that 18 years after the Violence Against Women Act was passed, Congress is questioning reauthorization of the act.

By Michelle Bernard  |  02:27 PM ET, 04/05/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Violence Against Women, VAWA, Congress, Women's Rights, Crime and Criminal Justice, Feminism, Boston University