Category: Women’s Studies

The Legacy of Ruth Bader Ginsburg

The Legacy of Ruth Bader Ginsburg

—Renee Knake Jefferson and Hannah Brenner Johnson
In remembering this extraordinary woman, we should also contemplate carefully the decision that comes next with the selection of a nominee to fill the vacancy created by her death.

Pursuing Dignity in Crisis

Pursuing Dignity in Crisis

—Manata Hashemi Iran was one of the first countries hard hit with COVID-19. The Islamic Republic is now once again facing a surge in the number of people infected. While… READ MORE

White Women for Black Lives

White Women for Black Lives

—Zillah Eisenstein
Read a speech written for several rallies in the past week on behalf of #BlackLivesMatter and the multi-racial protests for an end to white supremacy and carceral rule.

Women Empowered: An eBook Special

Women Empowered: An eBook Special

This Women’s History Month, we’re reflecting on powerful women who have shaped American history, while also looking ahead to a new generation of women forging new paths for themselves and others.

Happy Galentine’s Day!

Happy Galentine’s Day!

This Galentine’s Day, as we celebrate the women in our lives, we turn to some of our favorite books by and about women.