Politics

image Kirsten Gillibrand Announces She's Running for President in 2020

She finally revealed her plans to Stephen Colbert.


image Senators Cory Booker and Kirsten Gillibrand Play 'How Well Do You Know Your Co-Worker?'

The longtime friends will likely be going head-to-head in the Democratic Presidential primaries.


image 6 Ways You Can Be More Eco-Friendly Right This Second

“Make good choices!” —Jamie Lee Curtis, ‘Freaky Friday’


image Who Is Tulsi Gabbard? Everything You Need to Know About the 2020 Presidential Candidate

She's been making history at every stage of her career.

image Let Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Dancing to "Africa" by Toto Take You Into the Weekend

It's gonna take a lot to drag me away from...this video.



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image The Internet Is Obsessed with Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez's College Dancing Video

Well, half the internet. The others are just conservative trolls.

House Of Representatives Convenes For First Session Of 2019 To Elect Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) As Speaker Of The House Why Many Congresswomen Wore White at Today's Swearing In Ceremony

The fashion choice has a historic significance.


image Record-Breaking Women Finally Take Their Seat at the Table

On November 6, 125 women were elected to the House, Senate, and governorships. This week, they assume power.


Democratic Senators Speak About Their Legislative Agenda To A Meeting Of Al Sharpton's National Action Network In DC There's a Major Clue to Determine Whether a Politician Plans to Run for President in 2020

Senator Elizabeth Warren declared her intent this morning.


image Angelina Jolie Hints That She Could Run for President in 2020

"If you asked me 20 years ago, I would've laughed."

Woman in jail This New Bill Could Finally Give Incarcerated Women the Period Products They Need

Right now, pads and tampons are considered a luxury for many inmates.



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image The Surprising Upside For Female Refugees

For women fleeing Syria, Germany doesn't just represent freedom from an oppressive regime—but from the shackles of unhappy marriages, too.


image A Sandy Hook Survivor Reflects on the Last 6 Years

An excerpt from the book If I Don’t Make It, I Love You: Survivors in the Aftermath of School Shootings.


image Christine Blasey Ford Presented an Award to Rachael Denhollander in a Rare Public Appearance

Denhollander was the first woman to go on record about Larry Nassar.


image I Don’t NOT Want This Ruth Bader Ginsburg-Themed Bra?

Maybe it's a lesson that we should all keep our political leanings close to our chests.

image The Female Activists Risking Everything to Take a Stand

These women have been jailed, tortured, or worse, for their activism. Here's how to help them.



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image Angelina Jolie Is Fighting the Social Stigma Faced by Survivors of Sexual Violence

The Preventing Sexual Violence in Conflict Initiative is dedicated to providing justice and support for victims.

President George H.W. Bush Interviewed for 'The Presidents' Gatekeepers' Former President George H. W. Bush Has Died

The former president passed away Friday at the age of 94. Here's what we know so far about his memorial services.



image Can We Talk About Why Melania Trump Wore Gloves to Decorate a Christmas Tree?

It's one way to get into the festive spirit, I guess?


image Christine Blasey Ford Is Donating Her GoFundMe Money To Sexual Assault Survivors

"Although coming forward was terrifying, and caused disruption to our lives, I am grateful to have had the opportunity to fulfill my civic duty."

image What to Know About The Title IX Changes—And How You Can Fight Them

Betsy DeVos's proposed rule changes would drastically alter how schools handle sexual assault.



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