By Velu Ochoa Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) women in the United States have been fighting for equality and justice for generations. From advocating for immigrant rights to combating… Continue reading Asian American and Pacific Islander women fighting for equality in the U.S.
The Representation Project’s #AllBodies Report was recently featured in a Healthline article about the impact of inadequate fat representation. Our 2022 report examined representations of fat women and girls in… Continue reading The Importance of Fat Representation
May is Mental Health Awareness Month, and the American Psychological Association is making sure that women of diverse backgrounds feel heard and validated by their therapists with revamped guidelines for… Continue reading Addressing Sexism and Bias in Mental Health Therapy
We would like to extend a heartfelt thank you to The Gail Awards for their incredible support in raising $20,362.12 to go to the Fund for Women’s Equality and our… Continue reading The Gail Awards 2023
By Roxy Szal and Oliver C. Haug The Senate on Thursday had its first vote on the Equal Rights Amendment (ERA) in 40 years. Republican opposition meant that S.J. Res.… Continue reading Republicans Block Senate Vote on ERA—But Advocates Vow to Continue the Fight
By Ava Lee-Green Women’s and girls’ participation in sports is on the rise. With the 2023 FIFA Women’s World Cup right around the corner, there has been a lot of… Continue reading Feminism in Sports: the Breakthroughs and the Setbacks
By Dawn Grabowski Women with disabilities are even more likely to be victims of violence or rape than non-disabled women, and are less likely to be able to obtain police… Continue reading For People With Disabilities, Vacationing is Often Anything But!
The Equal Rights Amendment (ERA) has been a topic of debate for decades. The amendment was first introduced in 1923 and seeks to guarantee equal rights under the law regardless… Continue reading Strengthening Our Economy Through the Equal Rights Amendment & Equality for All
The Equal Rights Amendment: A Step Toward Racial Justice The Equal Rights Amendment (ERA) is a proposed amendment to the United States Constitution that would guarantee equal rights and protections… Continue reading The Intersection of Gender and Race: How the Equal Rights Amendment Advances Racial Justice
By David Vanderpool, MD As a humanitarian and medical nonprofit founder working in Haiti following the 2010 earthquake, I discovered several issues contributing to extremely high maternal and infant mortality… Continue reading Top Strategies for Improving Maternal Mortality: Lessons from Haiti