Triumphs and trials of women in leadership
Civic organizations were built on the voluntary labor of women. As the demands on women's time increase, communities are suffering.
The age of the female combat officer is coming.
Observations from accomplished trans women about power and leadership in the office
As more women become heads of state, will the world actually change?
America’s most significant worker protections are failing to protect millions of female employees. As unions decline, can smaller advocacy groups change that?
The former Homeland Security secretary sits down for a Q&A on women and leadership
A new study examines how female legislators embrace compromise—and men don’t.
Another reader, Kate, responds to my callout about the cultural norms and pressures that might be affecting the way women…
Many readers have responded to my callout about the kind of cultural norms and pressures that might be affecting the…
Besides being women and leaders, that is
A Hillary Clinton presidential victory promises to usher in a new age of public misogyny.
According to a corpus of recent search data, American voters don’t simply elect politicians. They elect husbands, wives, sons, and daughters.
Many readers have responded to my callout last week about the kind of cultural norms and pressures that…
We’ve already received a lot of insightful emails from you, readers, in response to my callout last week about the…
Following the country’s 2011 revolution, Ikram Ben Said decided to figure out how to get more equal representation in the new government.
Agnes Igoye is building a law-enforcement system to protect Uganda’s girls.
Last week, I wrote about one of the most well-known explanations of the gender pay gap: Namely that men and…
For Hillary Clinton and many of her fellow women politicians, a single outfit represents an uneasy compromise between gender and power.
Sairee Chahal built a platform that connects women across India with flexible careers, allowing them to balance the competing demands of family and a job.