Politics

NEWS: JAN 20 Portland's National March for Impeachment Celebrating 100 Years of the ACLU—and Its Next Century

The progress we've made and the fights that remain are both worth recognizing.

2017 Time 100 Gala - Red Carpet Behind the Scenes of the Controversy at the Women's March

They organized the largest one-day protest in U.S. history—and then everything fell apart.


image Women Are Not Granted Equality Anywhere in the Constitution

Virginia could finally change that.


image “Electability” Isn’t About the Candidate, It’s About Us

How much do you trust your fellow voters? That’s the real question.


image Cory Booker Has Dropped Out of the Presidential Race

"Our campaign has reached the point where we need more money...money we don't have."

image Time’s Up for Wall Street

Wall Street is the final frontier for the TIME’S UP movement. Investing in women is key to ending sexual harassment—there and elsewhere.



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image Women of Color Ruled Last Night's Debate

Yes, I'm talking about the moderators.

image Behind the Scenes, Cory Booker and Rosario Dawson Are Even Cuter in Real Life

A New York Times profile shared all the details of their love.


image Fact-Checking Megyn Kelly's Views on Feminism in 'Bombshell'

In the upcoming movie, her character proudly declares, "I'm not a feminist. I'm a lawyer."


image For Field Organizers, the Presidential Primary Is Deeply Personal

Phone banking, door knocking, and sometimes, unfortunately, early drop outs.


image “I Was Illegally Billed Seven Times for My Rape”

When hospital bills for her rape kit sent Cate Smithson to collections, she didn't just get mad. She overhauled the system.

Did AOC's Win Pave the Way for More Progressives? Is AOC's Win Actually Helping More Women Get Elected?

The author of a new book on Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez reports on whether her election paved the way for a new cast of insurgent women.



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image Decriminalizing the Sex Trade Isn't the Answer—The Equality Model Is

Legalizing prostitution legalizes pimping and sex buying, too. There is a better way.

image The Real Winner of Last Night's Debate: The All-Female Moderating Team

To get to this place they had to be spectacular. As have the women running.



The United States Capitol building at night in Washington DC, USA. The Chairwoman of NARAL's Board Has Resigned to Run for Congress

Allison Fine, a nonprofit veteran, has vowed to fight for women's reproductive freedom.


image In Iowa, AOC Makes the Case for Bernie Sanders

It was his rally, but a lot of the septuagenarian's supporters were there to hear what the 30-year-old congresswoman had to say.

image How Rapper-Turned-Politician Mariah Parker Does It All

A record number of women won election last year—what happens when the rush of victory ends and it’s time to get to work?



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us-politics-abortion-protest-social If You Care About Reproductive Rights, Vote for These Candidates

More than 30 states across the country will be holding elections on November 5.

image The State of Virginity Testing Around the World

The sham exams are impacting women everywhere. Here, which countries are making positive strides and which countries are ignoring women's and girls' human rights.


image In Afghanistan, Women Are Winning the Fight Against Virginity Testing

A new ruling brings women one step closer to ridding themselves of the sham procedure for good.



image Teen Models Remember Trump Would “Find a Reason” to Come Backstage When They Were Changing

In excerpts from the explosive new book ‘All the President’s Women,’ modeling contestants recall President Trump’s “gropey” behavior.



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