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  • by Gender News Staff on Wednesday, July 15, 2015 - 11:55am
    Search online for the terms “feminism” and “global feminism,” and you’ll discover that feminism today comes in a variety of flavors, largely dictated by differences in the causes, concerns and...
  • by Mayukh Sen on Tuesday, July 7, 2015 - 11:24pm
    Laverne Cox didn’t get her education in school. She got it in nightclubs.She moved to New York City for college in the early 1990s, where she frequented LGBTQ clubs. To the outside world, Cox—a tall...
  • by Gender News staff on Monday, June 15, 2015 - 2:49pm
    On a regular basis, the media questions, “Where is the next generation of feminists?” At the Clayman Institute, the answer is, “All around us.” With the closing of the school year, Clayman Institute...
  • 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...
  • by Marion Robertson on Tuesday, May 19, 2015 - 6:06pm
    Is it possible to imagine the Clayman Institute without its Jing Lyman Lectures? Its tradition of collaborative books and...
  • by Tanvi Jayaraman on Monday, May 18, 2015 - 8:47pm
    What comes to mind when hearing the term, “the hunting ground?” To many, it may sound like a wild game hunt, calculating and predatory; yet, it is the title of a documentary film about sexual assault...
  • by Alison Dahl Crossley on Tuesday, April 21, 2015 - 3:42pm
    When Clayman Institute director Shelley Correll was asked to speak on the panel “Building Feminist Organizations,” she knew immediately the focus of her talk: collaboration.
  • by Pam Miracle on Monday, March 30, 2015 - 4:19pm
    The phrase “what women want” calls to mind fluffy Hollywood movies and a recent segment of the popular TV quiz show, “Jeopardy,” which perpetuated the idea that “what women want” is help with the...
  • by Jonna Louvrier on Wednesday, March 4, 2015 - 11:49pm
    Earlier this year, Intel’s CEO Brian Krzanich announced an investment of $300 million in the company’s diversity initiatives. During his announcement, made at the annual Consumer Electronics Show (...
  • by Gender News staff on Wednesday, February 18, 2015 - 11:07am
    Where race and gender meet, there emerges challenge, triumph, leadership, and change. While often overlooked, black women continue to be at the forefront of progress and social innovation, from their...

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