by Abigail Bessler, Shannon Greenwood Posted on June 24, 2014 Updated: June 25, 2014
300,000 children may become victims of sex trafficking each year, and the average age of entry into child prostitution is 13 to 14 years old.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on June 24, 2014 Updated: June 24, 2014
A GOP-controlled House committee approved a measure that would extend abortion coverage to some Peace Corps volunteers.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on June 24, 2014
The social media giant quietly changed its policy earlier this month.
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by Bryce Covert Posted on June 23, 2014
Americans remain convinced that working mothers are bad for their children, but research has never backed that idea up.
by Abigail Bessler Posted on June 20, 2014 Updated: June 20, 2014
Jorge Velásquez refuses to allow his daughter's death to become "another murder statistic."
by Abigail Bessler Posted on June 19, 2014 Updated: June 20, 2014
Shiomura continued her speech, despite being reduced to tears.
by Abigail Bessler Posted on June 18, 2014 Updated: June 18, 2014
Women are an increasing part of the work force, but they are also still stuck doing the dishes and bathing the kids.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on June 16, 2014 Updated: June 16, 2014
Progress is slow, but the internet is helping.
by Jessica Goldstein Posted on June 16, 2014 Updated: June 16, 2014
Talking to Megan Abbott about her new novel, The Fever, and why everyone is so afraid of what teenage girls will do.
by Jessica Goldstein Posted on June 13, 2014 Updated: June 13, 2014
Literally the best thing ever: if you give a guy this phone number, every text or call will be returned with some bell hooks feminist wisdom.