For the past year, Marie Claire has been co-chair of the National Domestic Violence Summit, a gathering of leaders in fields ranging from entertainment to business, which seeks to create a 10-year plan to reduce violence against women. Together with Salma Hayek, an honoree of the Summit, we urge you to help end domestic violence. Go to NDVH.org for ways to take action in your community.
The White House Is Launching a Huge New Program to "Let Girls Learn" Around the World
President Obama and the First Lady will announce it this afternoon.
A Step Forward in the Fight Against Rape: New York Police Open a Sexual Assault Hotline for Students
The phone number will have trained staff available 24/7.
George Clooney Wrote a Harrowing Op-Ed About "Torture Rapes" in Darfur
"We must not forget the survivors."
New Research Shows That Female Senators Get More Shit Done Than Men (Naturally)
They're better at working together, making deals—basically kicking ass.