Gender Equality

Despite The Obvious, 72% Of Americans Mistakenly Believe We Have Gender Equality

Despite The Obvious, 72% Of Americans Mistakenly Believe We Have Gender Equality

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit Equal means equal. In 2013, my fierce young activist friend Madison Kimrey wrote this wonderful piece. Since we’re still waiting for an Equal Rights Amendment, I thought it would be a good idea to republish it and remind people that we’re still fighting. I’d like to add that […]

This Video Will Make Women Storm Their Male Boss’s Office

This Video Will Make Women Storm Their Male Boss’s Office

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit Elle Magazine has created a new video showcasing what happens when women are Photoshopped out of images in the workplace and in politics. Quartz reports that the video is a “series of disheartening images that serve an inspiring purpose,” adding that the video is part of a #morewomen […]

Meryl Streep Takes On Congress And Has A Message For Pope Francis

Meryl Streep Takes On Congress And Has A Message For Pope Francis

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit Following a screening of her new film, Suffragette, Meryl Streep told Telluride Film Festival attendees that Congress ignored her letter urging them to vote on the Equal Rights Amendment. Her letter was delivered to each and every congressional representative and sadly, received almost no replies. Streep then called on […]

12 Examples Of Bernie Sanders Powerful 50+ Year Record On Civil Rights And Racial Justice

12 Examples Of Bernie Sanders Powerful 50+ Year Record On Civil Rights And Racial Justice

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit Presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders has come under recent scrutiny for his position regarding gun rights and what some are characterizing as indifference to civil rights and racial justice. Most recently, Sanders came under fire while speaking at last weekend’s annual meeting of Netroots Nation, the country’s largest gathering […]

Facebook’s Gender Equality Fail

Facebook’s Gender Equality Fail

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit We had an interesting discussion in our Liberals Unite Writers Group yesterday about Facebook’s new “friends” icon for gender equality that I wanted to share with you all. Ed, one of our writers and editors, began by posting the following to the writers group late Thursday: Explaining that […]