Despite its flaws, advocates hope the film will promote awareness and understanding of the complex MMIW issue
And in spite of that, girls are increasingly outcompeting boys and turning into future leaders.
Caring is a tricky word for many women, as it brims with gendered expectations of labor, open availability, and mental load.
The U.S. is finally moving away from fossil fuels, but there aren’t enough electricians to do the job.
Seeking safety and support when fleeing domestic violence can feel like navigating a terrifying video game—but there are “cheat codes” and secret power-ups to be unlocked, if you know the right words.
A mother, author, and advocate reflects on her own journey out of domestic violence in hopes of helping others break free.
Even after leaving a domestic violence situation, survivors are often saddled with mountains of debt incurred by their abusers. Can a new California law offer protections?
As trusted community figures, doulas are increasingly helping their clients stay safe during heat waves, hurricanes, and wildfires, all of which put pregnant people at higher risk.
Given the escalation of this problem during the pandemic, it’s time to fund more effective responses to domestic violence that truly make our families and communities safer.
Indigenous and Aboriginal women on Bainbridge Island had to hide their identity. Now, their adult children embrace it.
A court seen as becoming increasingly politicized in ways unpopular to the majority of Americans risks decades of reputational damage.
Talks of work-life balance often exclude low-wage women workers of color. Including them means investing in basic policies like equal pay and paid time off.
It’s going to require government investment in both women employees and entrepreneurs.
Sonora Jha was new to America and on her own with a 6-year-old when she was injured in a car accident. But she found a new community willing to help out—with songs, play dates, and kimbap.