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Gender News Articles: History

Ashley Farmer
May 7 2018 | Posted In: Academia, Activism, Diversity and Inclusion, Feminism, History
“Yes, I’m against the war in Vietnam; I’m for African liberation, voter registration, and the people’s survival!” So declares the black woman featured in a 1972 Black Panther magazine illustration by Black Panther member Gayle Dickson. The powerful illustration was just one archival piece of...
Mar 14 2018 | Posted In: Academia, Diversity and Inclusion, Feminism, History, Intersectionality
Stanford Law professor and current Clayman Institute Faculty Research Fellow Rabia Belt explored the politics of the women’s suffrage movement in her Faculty Research Fellows presentation, “Outcasts from the Vote: Women’s Suffrage and Disability in the Long Nineteenth Century United States.”...
Mar 7 2018 | Posted In: Academia, Diversity and Inclusion, Feminism, History, Intersectionality, Law
Can curbing a woman’s right to religious expression affect her self-identity, her level of education, or her income? According to Clayman Institute Faculty Research Fellow and Stanford assistant professor of political science Vicky Fouka, the French headscarf ban in France has emerged as a model...
Sep 10 2017 | Posted In: Academia, Art and Literature, Feminism, History, Intersectionality
There is no one way to “do” feminism, just as there is no one way to be a feminist. The fight for gender equality manifests in all walks of life—because gender inequality is historical, global, and systemic. At the Clayman Institute, we are very fortunate to have an artist-in-residence to show us...
Aug 30 2017 | Posted In: Academia, Diversity and Inclusion, Feminism, History, Intersectionality, Mentorship
Central to the Clayman Institute’s mission is offering opportunities to Stanford University students to help cultivate the next generation of feminist leaders. Available to high school, undergraduate, and graduate students, in addition to postgraduates and faculty, our fellowships and internships...

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