The New York Times

Paradise Papers Show How Misguided the G.O.P. Is on Taxes

The Economy Can’t Grow Without Birth Control

Get Rid of Equifax

The Best Era for Working Women Was 20 Years Ago

Republicans Learn to Love Debt

Why Abortion Is a Progressive Economic Issue

In Sexual Harassment Cases, What Are We Settling For?

Ivanka Trump Is a Bad Ambassador for Working Women

Paul Ryan’s Misguided Sense of Freedom

Hillary Clinton’s Bad Promise on Debt

Count Trump Among the Takers

The Fight Working Moms Won

Sexual Harassment Training With Roger Ailes

Hillary Clinton’s Radical Promise

Ask Not What the President Can Do for the Economy

Make America Great Again for the People It Was Great for Already

What’s More American Than Inheriting a Fortune?

Whose American Dream Flies?

Bernie’s Revolution vs. Hillary’s Getting Things Done

When the State of the Union Is Strong, but Doesn’t Feel Like It Is

$250,000 a Year Is Not Middle Class

The Politics of Paid Time Off to Have a Baby

We All Get ‘Free Stuff’ From the Government

Our Problem With Powerful Women

The New York Daily News

Of course Hillary Clinton is a victim of sexism

Feminism’s unfinished business

New York Magazine

Sexual Harassment Will Change Your Career Forever

When Men Want Kids — and Women Aren’t So Sure

Washington Post

Sorry, FDR. Trump is about to make America awful again.

The New Republic

Our Inordinately White, Wealthy, Male Government

The GOP’s $1.5 Trillion Tax Plan Does Almost Nothing for the 99 Percent

How Corporations Create a Culture of Impunity for Sexual Harassers

Enough Talk About Sexual Harassment

Forgive Puerto Rico’s Debt

Deadbeat Democrats

Women Shouldn’t Have to Sue Google to Get Equal Pay

No, DACA Immigrants Aren’t Stealing American Jobs

Trump’s White Supremacist Economic Agenda

Trump’s Terrible Deals

Back to Work

Trumpcare Is a Giant Slush Fund

How the Pill Made the American Economy Great

Donald Trump Is a Job Killer

Why We Strike

No, ‘Economic Anxiety’ Doesn’t Explain Donald Trump

Trump’s Childcare Plan Isn’t Great. Neither Is Clinton’s.

How to Get Companies to Stop Lowballing Women

Marco Rubio’s Paid Family Leave Plan Could Make Matters Worse

Freezing Offices Are Just the Beginning of Sexist Workplace Norms

The Slow Death of the Secretary

Ellen Pao Is Following Anita Hill’s Example

Secret Service Director Julia Pierson Was a Victim of the “Glass Cliff”

The NFL Cheerleaders Should Be Your Fair-Pay Heroes

Why We Still Can’t Erase the Gender Pay Gap

It’s Time to Fix the Very Pale, Very Male Boardroom

We Know We Work Too Much. Now How Do We Stop It?

Taking a Vacation May Actually Save Your Career

Why We Still Don’t See Working Men as Fathers

Jill Abramson’s Firing Shows the Insidious New Way Sexism Still Happens in the Workplace

Journalism’s Gender Problem Just Got Worse With Jill Abramson’s Firing

The Gender Wage Gap Is Ugly. So Is the Right-Wing Effort to Deny It.

Obama’s New Move on Gender and Pay Could Have More Impact than the Lilly Ledbetter Act

The Nation

Ellen Pao’s Step Forward

Actresses—and Millions of Other Workers—Have No Federal Sexual Harassment Protections

America Is Waking Up to the Injustice of Cash Bail

How the Rise of Women in Labor Could Save the Movement

How Paul Ryan Would Decimate the New Deal

Too Often, a New Baby Brings Big Debt

Red States See Massive Public Sector Job Losses

One Mancession Later, Are Women Really Victors in the New Economy?

Local Governments Slash Funding for Domestic Violence Survivors

Domestic Workers Need Rights—but Can Working Families Afford What They’ll Cost?

Will Better Consumer Protection Lead to a Credit Crunch for Women?

With State Budgets Withering, Get Ready for the ‘Womancession’

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Ivanka Trump Just Endorsed Shuttering Obama’s Equal Pay Initiative

Does Family Leave Have a Sexism Problem?

The Answer to Equal Pay in the U.S. May Be Located in Iceland

Having a Child Will Bankrupt You

Women Don’t Make Less Than Men Because of Their “Choices”

2015 Was The Year Everyone Started Paying Attention To The Wage Gap 

Motherhood Will Cost You


It’s Good to Be a Bank in the Trump Era

The GOP Couldn’t Repeal Obamacare, but It Still Has a Chance to Gut a Major Consumer Protection This Week

We Need a Better Antitrust Standard to Deal with Mergers Like Whole Foods

The Biggest, Greatest, Most Terrific Recession

Hillary Clinton’s Plan for Paid Family Leave Is Bad Policy Design

A New Study Questions the Value of Universal Pre-K. Tell That to Working Mothers.

Teachers Shouldn’t Teach for Free

Calling Their Children “Anchor Babies” Is Just One More Way We Dehumanize Poor Women

Shaming the Poor: It’s the American Way

Fifty Years After Griswold, the American Working Women’s Revolution Is Stalled

If We Want to Help Working Mothers, We Could Start With Paid Paternity Leave

Condolences, You’re Hired!

The Atlantic

Why Hillary Has Never Apologized for Welfare Reform

The Ambition Myth: Debunking a Common Excuse for the Gender Wage Gap

Why the U.S. Economy Is Not Biased Against Men

In These Times

White Lawmakers Are Using Alabama’s Racist State Constitution To Keep Black Wages Down

Rolling Stone

Not Just Trump: Every GOP Candidate Is an Extremist


The Viral Google Memo Is About the Stereotypes That Hold Women Back


The tax reform that Republicans are missing


‘We Are Human Beings’: LGBTQ People Face Pervasive Workplace Discrimination Amid GOP Inaction

New York City Expands Paid Leave Law to Include Domestic Violence, Sex Trafficking

First-Ever Sex Discrimination Legal Network Is Ready to Defend Women in Trump’s America

Rhode Island Will Become Eighth State to Guarantee Paid Sick Leave—and It’s No Coincidence

Will Chris Christie Yield on New Jersey’s ‘Embarrassing’ Welfare Cap?

In Justice Today

The “Humble Beginnings” of the Sweeping Bail Reforms Enacted by New Jersey

The Guardian

Enough mansplaining the ‘boy crisis’ – sexism still holds back women at work


How the U.S. military turned into a model for universal childcare

Trump says he’s stopping jobs from going abroad. Here’s the truth.

Mississippi is rejecting nearly all of the poor people who apply for welfare

Trump would eliminate some parents’ only source of affordable childcare

The states that siphon welfare money to stop abortion

Judges Across The Country Are Shaking Down Poor People

Children Are Most At Risk For Lead Poisoning. So Why Don’t Schools Have To Test Their Water?

Donald Trump Says ‘I Don’t Settle,’ But We Found 13 Times He Did.

We Know How To Stop The Epidemic Of Lead Poisoning. So Why Aren’t We?

The Water Crisis Is Taking A Financial Toll On Flint Families

The Uphill Battle For Strippers’ Rights

Debtors’ Prisons Are Back. This Is The Fight To Get Rid Of Them.

What Happens When The Largest City In The U.S. Decides To End Veteran Homelessness?

The Human Cost Of Your Haircut

The Transformative Power Of A Single Childcare Center

EXCLUSIVE: 43 Sexual Harassment Cases That Were Thrown Out Because Of One Supreme Court Decision

We Could End Homelessness Now. So Why Don’t We?

Why America Gave Up On The Fight For A Family-Friendly Workplace, And Why It’s Starting Again

No, Working Moms Are Not Ruining Their Children

Why Are So Many Women Being Murdered At Work?

The Radical Movement To Close The Gender Wage Gap That You’ve Never Heard Of

The Secret Benefits Of Paid Sick Days For All

The Massive Policy Failure That Paul Ryan Wants To Emulate

Sequestration Nation: Back To School With Budget Cuts

Nancy Pelosi: On Work/Family Policy, ‘We Had To Make The Fight’

Meet The People Who Lost Their Housing Thanks To Budget Cuts

In All But Six States, You Can Be Fired For Being A Victim Of Domestic Violence

Domestic Violence Shelters Warn That Sequestration Has Put Women’s Lives On The Line

The American Prospect

Homeless, Hungry, Hung Out to Dry

Workers, Not Babysitters

GOOD Magazine

The Fight to Protect America’s Growing Home Care Workforce

Where Have All the Administrative Assistants Gone?

Dissent Magazine

The “End of Men” in Sandy Hook


If Being Like the Dudes is What it Takes, Well, That’s Not Going to Work Out

Talking Points Memo

I’d Rather Worry About A Feminist Marriage Than A Feminist Wedding


How America Is Failing Single Mothers – and Why the GOP Is Making it Worse


Lean In, Trickle Down: The False Promise of Sheryl Sandberg’s Theory of Change

Why The Obamacare Decision Is Very Good News For Women

If Women Can’t Have It All, Neither Can Men

Republicans Are Wrong: We Need More Equal Pay Litigation, Not Less

Was JP Morgan Chase’s CIO Ina Drew Pushed Off the Glass Cliff?

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Next New Deal

Michelle Obama and the Fossilized Role of First Lady

Access to Contraception is an Economic Issue

The Other Side of the ‘Mancession’: Women Left Behind

Credit Card Debt and Subprime Mortgages: Who’s to Blame?

On Not Owning a Credit Card