A researcher who sent hundreds of fake résumés to law firms found that hiring managers were most impressed by male applicants who indicated a passion for polo and sailing.
Civic organizations were built on the voluntary labor of women. As the demands on women's time increase, communities are suffering.
Nearly a third of women are misinformed about the most effective forms of contraceptives, a new report finds.
Marilyn Rivera, a building attendant at a luxury apartment in Manhattan, talks about why she doesn’t mind starting her day at 3:20 every morning.
One California court system is working to address the challenges facing women veterans, still coping with abuse they endured during their service.
Despite negative stigmas associated with Greek life, affiliated women leverage their chapter experiences in the job search.
The age of the female combat officer is coming.
FX’s new comedy Better Things, created by and starring Louie’s Pamela Adlon, is an acerbic look at the life of a working actress raising three children.
How one woman quit her dream job to fight sexism in toys
After a years-long battle for recognition, Elaine Harmon, a member of the Women Airforce Service Pilots, was interred at Arlington National Cemetery on Wednesday.
A Barnard professor answers the question: What does it mean to be a woman who had a boyhood?
Bisera Habibija, a lieutenant at a state corrections facility in Utah, talks about how she’s seen the inmate population change over the last decade.
In West Texas, a Christian pregnancy center has grown increasingly involved in reproductive life—including teaching sex ed in public schools.
In The Art of Waiting, Belle Boggs explores the meaning of infertility in a culture that venerates parenthood above all else.
When men enter a female-heavy field, perceptions of women don’t improve—perceptions of the job do.
The conservative activist fought the organization and empowerment of women, by organizing and empowering women.
At the Miss Hispanidad Gay 2016 pageant, the competition is for more than just the title of queen.
Donald Trump is a testament to the lasting influence of one of the 20th century’s most talented and effective political organizers.
Kanye West’s “Fade” video is another of 2016’s sexy celebrations of domestic bliss.
Observations from accomplished trans women about power and leadership in the office
Poor kids are finally narrowing the achievement gap with rich kids. Is contraception the cause?
Burdened by cost and medical discrimination, many people are taking a do-it-yourself approach to transitioning.