In April 1933, an anxious nation watched Ruby Bates walk through the door of an Alabama courtroom. Two years earlier, near the town of Scottsboro, Bates and another white woman had charged nine...
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by Risa Katzen
on Tuesday, December 3, 2013 - 11:45am
In 1969, a feminist group called the Redstockings published a manifesto on women’s liberation. In it, they emphasized the importance of women coming together and discussing the particular obstacles...
by Gender News staff
on Monday, December 2, 2013 - 3:39pm
In the breadwinner-and-homemaker family, there was a clear division of labor, with men concentrating on work outside the home and women on family.
by Kathleen J. Sullivan
on Saturday, November 23, 2013 - 9:29am
Elizabeth "Jing" Lyman, the widow of the late Stanford President Richard W. Lyman, and a key player in the creation of the university's institute for gender research, died Thursday, Nov. 21, at...
by Lily Bixler Clausen
on Monday, November 18, 2013 - 3:22pm
What’s your number one challenge? For most people, the answer to this question is that they don’t have enough time. They have too many goals and not enough time to do them.“We have multiple parts of...
by Erin Kelly and Phyllis Moen
on Friday, November 15, 2013 - 10:02am
Overworked? Overwhelmed? You're not alone. Seventy percent of employed Americans say work interferes with their non-work lives. Over half...