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What Do Women Really Want?

John Gottman | Posted 10.18.2016 | Books
John Gottman

New from the "Love Lab" comes the book that I have been struggling to write for the past decade. This masterwork finally tells the story of what women...

Altruists Have More Sex

Greater Good Science Center | Posted 10.19.2016 | Healthy Living
Greater Good Science Center

So singles who are tired of Tinder may want to opt for a different strategy. Volunteering at the local food pantry won't only make you feel good; it may be an excellent way to meet a mate.

Early Voting Numbers Are Starting To Confirm What The Polls Have Suggested

Michael P. McDonald | Posted 10.17.2016 | Politics
Michael P. McDonald

Another week of early voting has passed and at least 1.4 million people have cast their ballots. More states are coming online, and patterns are beginning to emerge across the country that generally confirm the polling and campaign activities.

Why #Repealthe19th Is A REALLY Big Problem

Danielle Sinay | Posted 10.14.2016 | Women
Danielle Sinay

Please don't let angry men who just discovered smartphones decide the future of this country. As women, you have the right to vote, to speak your mind, and to stand for what you believe is right. You are strong and powerful, and your voice matters. Never let anyone, or a hashtag, lead you to believe otherwise.

White Girl Writes About Race

Colleen Sargeant James | Posted 10.13.2016 | Women
Colleen Sargeant James

Since returning home at the end of 2015, I am finding myself far more sensitive to it than before. With white privilege being thrown right in my face, what kind of person would I be if I chose to come home and ignore it?

Miley Cyrus Opens Up About Being Pansexual And Gender-Neutral

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 10.15.2016 | Queer Voices

Over the past several years, Miley Cyrus has evolved into a queer icon who pushes the boundaries of mainstream notions of gender and sexuality. Now, t...

The Top 10 Things To Know If You're Transitioning

Sandra McDonald | Posted 10.10.2016 | Queer Voices
Sandra McDonald

Transition isn't just a big change -- like a move to a new city, or taking a different job. It is the start of a brand new life.

Battle of the Sexes: Male Vs. Female Leadership

Vanessa Van Edwards | Posted 10.07.2016 | Women
Vanessa Van Edwards

While they share the same responsibilities in any given leadership role, researchers have found that in all the areas that really set leaders apart like how helpful, supportive and personally engaged they are, male and female leaders typically vary.

The Gender Bias

Tanushree Ghosh | Posted 10.06.2016 | Women
Tanushree Ghosh

Women are as ready for any role, as men are. They have been. Forever.

Prioritizing Maternal And Newborn Survival: Time To Look To The Developing World For Affordable Solutions

Susan M. Blaustein | Posted 10.03.2016 | Women
Susan M. Blaustein

With America unique among developed and most developing countries in its rising maternal mortality, it's especially encouraging to see significant progress in mothers' and newborn survival in sites across the developing world.

These 12 People Explain Why Gender Is Not Just 'Male/Female'

Vox | James Nichols | Posted 09.30.2016 | Queer Voices

“There’s nothing wrong with taking a label for gender and finding out it doesn’t work for you,” Yesenia Ruelas, a self-described “gender apa...

The Obstacles We Face On November 8th

David Morris | Posted 09.29.2016 | Politics
David Morris

Six weeks to elections and counting. Americans will be voting for the entire House, a third of the Senate and the President, as well as all members of...

Innovating a Path to Water Abundance

XPRIZE | Posted 09.28.2016 | Green

By Alisa Ferguson I walked outside the other day and something seemed off. The sky was dim, overcast. The ground was wet. I felt something dripping o...

We Need To Talk About The Gender Wealth Gap

The Heller School | Posted 10.07.2016 | Women
The Heller School

By Anna Mahathey In 2016 women still make an average of only 79 cents for every dollar earned by a white man. The data are even more disheartening whe...

Why Smart Women Are Running Themselves Into The Ground

Paula Davis-Laack | Posted 09.26.2016 | Women
Paula Davis-Laack

Why is burnout impacting women so often and so early? Here are three theories I have developed based on my work in this area.

Doubling Down on the Peace Corps in Guatemala

Taylor Dibbert | Posted 09.26.2016 | Impact
Taylor Dibbert

Kody Gerkin is the founder and board president of Mujerave. He holds degrees from the Josef Korbel School of International Studies at the University o...

Women Can Save the World

XPRIZE | Posted 09.21.2016 | Women

By Emily Musil Church, Ph.D., XPRIZE Empowering women is essential for creating a sustainable future. Women and girls are particularly susceptible t...

IFC's Venture Capital Head Nikunj Jinsi: "We Are at a Critical Moment in History"

Anna Shen | Posted 09.19.2016 | Business
Anna Shen

While Silicon Valley is finally recognizing the market potential and talent pool of emerging markets - witness Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg's rece...

Lost in Translation

Carolyn Custis James | Posted 09.16.2016 | Religion
Carolyn Custis James

One of the first (and usually embarrassing) lessons we learned during my family's four years of living in England was the absolute truth of the statem...

"We cannot close the gender gap without first closing the data gap."

Robyn Norton | Posted 09.15.2016 | Women
Robyn Norton

"We cannot close the gender gap without first closing the data gap." This was perhaps the defining statement at the Women Deliver conference in Cop...

The Gender Pay Gap

Roxanne Hobbs | Posted 09.15.2016 | Women
Roxanne Hobbs

I read the pay gap coverage with an eye roll. Here we are again. At first I couldn't even be bothered to comment on it. Creating systemic change in this arena is complex, painfully slow and full of people missing the point entirely.

To Boost Growth: Employ More Women

Christine Lagarde | Posted 09.14.2016 | World
Christine Lagarde

Since the global financial crisis, countries around the world have been trying to grow their economies more quickly. Women are part of the solution. To be sure, Canada has already made impressive strides in boosting female labor participation over the past several decades.

Outliers: Being a Feminine Female in the Modern Workplace

Kristen Knepper | Posted 09.06.2016 | Women
Kristen Knepper

I don't teach equality. I teach equity. Equity means to acknowledge our differences, accept them, and understand the value of them.

What's Your Gender Mindset?

Megan Dalla-Camina | Posted 08.29.2016 | Women
Megan Dalla-Camina

Mindsets are not black-and-white truths about the world. They are based on evidence, but they are also stances we choose to take toward life.

The Definitive List of Things Women Should and Should Not Wear

Samier Mansur | Posted 08.29.2016 | Women
Samier Mansur

For the past thousands of years we, the patriarchy, have prescribed rules for women on what they can and cannot wear, say, and do. We have seized the right to determine what is appropriate, and what is not appropriate.