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  • by Priya Fielding-Singh on Monday, February 13, 2017 - 9:32am
     Trayvon Martin. Michael Brown.Kimberlé Crenshaw showed their familiar images to a packed audience at Cubberley Auditorium early last October at the annual...
  • by permission of the Library of America on Thursday, June 2, 2016 - 5:01pm
    Library of America’s Founding Era Collection expands dramatically this spring with the publication of "...
  • by Kathryn Dickason on Thursday, May 26, 2016 - 9:23am
    In 1994, for the first time since its establishment in the sixteenth century, the Church of England began to ordain women as priests. The office of priest, and later bishop, enabled outstanding women...
  • by Kristine Kilanski on Thursday, May 26, 2016 - 9:07am
    In 2014, California Governor Jerry Brown signed into law SB 967, popularly known as the “affirmative...
  • by Karen Powroznik on Tuesday, December 15, 2015 - 12:55pm
    On June 26, 2015 the U.S. Supreme Court ruled that the right to same-sex marriage is protected under the U.S. Constitution. By legalizing gay marriage, this historical decision recognizes that the...
  • by Alison Dahl Crossley on Monday, November 16, 2015 - 12:12pm
    Women surgeons face intense pressure, challenges and empowerment—much like surgery itself. They also face the obstacles of dealing in what is primarily a male-dominated field. Claudia Mueller, M.D.,...
  • by Annelise Heinz on Thursday, August 20, 2015 - 12:47pm
    When Clayman faculty research fellow Ana Minian went to the Mexican state of Michoacán to interview community members of towns with high rates of outmigration to the United States, she noticed...
  • by Alison Dahl Crossley on Wednesday, August 12, 2015 - 11:33am
    We all know the popular stereotypes of what happens to adults as they advance in age: they become less competent, are often seen as less “feminine” or less “masculine” to the point of being...
  • by Adrienne Rose Johnson on Wednesday, July 8, 2015 - 11:47am
    More than three hundred years after its creation, a forgotten music treasure exclusively set for women’s voices was performed at the Clayman Institute Spring Artist’s Salon by a group of Stanford...
  • by Pam Miracle on Tuesday, May 19, 2015 - 6:07pm
    An angry woman stands on a platform and yells to the crowd surrounding her, “Why does any woman take less wages than a man for the same work? Only because we can’t get anything better...Do you really...

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