5:30 pm, March 7th | by Colette McIntyre
Ladies, grab your vuvuzelas, put Kool And The Gang on repeat, and begin helicoptering your bras over your heads: after much Congressional kerfuffling, President Obama finally signed the reauthorized Violence Against Women Act into law.
6:30 pm, February 27th | by Colette McIntyre
In today’s EOD roundup, we explore why Hillary Clinton is not too old to run for president in 2016 and how suggestions that she is have sexist implications. In my humble opinion, Hillary Clinton just gets better with age, like a fine George Clooney.
4:45 pm, February 5th | by Colette McIntyre
In today’s #watwc roundup, we learn from Chloe Angyal that today is World Nutella Day, Donna Brazile fights for the re-authorization of the Violence Against Women Act, Ana Marie Cox gets a free hat from the Minnesota State Legislature, and more!
9:15 am, March 29th | by Laura Donovan
As sad as this may sound, I consider myself very lucky to have never been the victim of date rape or sexual assault. The same cannot be said about millions of women in the United States — including Wisconsin Rep. Gwen Moore, who testified on the House floor Wednesday in favor of the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA), which members of the GOP tried to block earlier this month.
12:30 pm, March 15th | by Rebecca Srulowitz
You’d think that everyone would agree: violence against women is a no-no. So why is it that renewing the previously bipartisan Violence Against Women Act is turning into such a battle?