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'Boys Can Be Feminists, Too'

'Boys Can Be Feminists, Too'

Kassandra Fotiadis  04. 9.2013
I still want to go to my junior prom, and I still apply makeup every morning. Women's equality will not come from diminishing femininity;...

Have You Been Warned? Are You Listening Now?

Lisa Guest  04. 5.2013
Have you listened? Are you listening? Do you push everything away that doesn't make sense to you? Everything that scares you, you drown...

Social Justice in the Classroom: Not Always the Easiest Lesson

Holly Spinelli  04. 4.2013
"Tears are tears," Gloria Steinem said. The profound message in that small phrase pertained to each of us, because all of us, no matter...
<em>Lean In</em> and the New York Grandmother You Need to Know About

Lean In and the New York Grandmother You Need to Know About

Camilla Webster  04. 3.2013
I am leaning in by paying attention to where the seeds of this movement began -- with Sandberg and her grandmother, but also with New York...
Everything Matters

Everything Matters

Kim Kelly  04. 1.2013
When I feel the frustration building, when I cringe or fume, I will seize the moment as a possibility for change, rather than one of failure....

How Gloria Steinem Really Feels About Women On TV

03.25.2013
"They present women as rich, pampered, dependent and hateful towards each other."
Best Work-Life Balance Quotes

Best Work-Life Balance Quotes

03.20.2013
How can a woman feel fulfilled in both her career and her family or personal life? Journalists, bloggers, pundits, mothers and single women...
The Academy for Teachers

The Academy for Teachers

Amy Richards  03.19.2013
A few weeks ago I got to be a fly on the wall at a Master Class hosted by The Academy for Teachers, a new and noteworthy endeavor that...
'Girls' Is Too Sexual

'Girls' Is Too Sexual

  03.18.2013
Lily Tomlin doesn't have a "profound judgement" about "Girls," but she does have an issue with how sexual the Lena Dunham series is. "I...
Theater Review: <em>Complete</em> - A Hot Mess With Good Intentions

Theater Review: Complete - A Hot Mess With Good Intentions

Ellen Snortland  03.15.2013
Watching Complete, a new play written by Andrea Kuchlewska, directed by Jennifer Chambers and having its West Coast premiere at the Matrix...
The Rise (Again) of the Celebrity Feminist

The Rise (Again) of the Celebrity Feminist

Lisa Solod  03.15.2013
Sandberg and Mayer are aberrations. This ginned up "fight" among feminists about those women is just that: ginned up by the news of two...
Women's History Month And God's Call

Women's History Month And God's Call

Rev. Michelle L. Torigian  03.11.2013
If you are a woman feeling called into ordained ministry or other church leadership, know that there are many sisters and brothers in Christ...
Reluctant Activist Gloria Steinem Returns to Her Roots: Mr. President Appoint Her!

Reluctant Activist Gloria Steinem Returns to Her Roots: Mr. President Appoint Her!

Lonna Saunders  03. 5.2013
As I watch the new PBS series, "Makers: The Women Who Make America," which kicked off Feb. 26th, I am reminded of my encounter with one...
New PBS Program <em>Makers</em> Puts Women's Movement in Context

New PBS Program Makers Puts Women's Movement in Context

Kate Kelly  02.25.2013
Makers: Women Who Make America is debuting on PBS on Tuesday night. Thus far, media coverage has focused on Sheryl Sandberg, COO of Facebook....