Report There is a silver lining to exclusion: Women, long outsiders, have had no choice but to think, act, and lead in out-of-the-box ways. That is why they are now poised to change our institutions for the better.
As women of color grow in number, we need more of them in elected office.
Women need reproductive autonomy to achieve economic security and improved health.
African American women give their opinions on how best to protect their own health and the health of their communities.
Issue Brief Supporting caregivers through paid family leave and flexible hours will go a long way toward recognizing our invaluable informal care community and increasing cost savings for taxpayers.
The FAMILY Act will help families, local communities, and our economy by making paid leave a reality for working Americans.
The deceptively titled No Taxpayer Funding for Abortion Act would block insurance coverage of abortion care for nearly all women.
Legalized abortion has helped vulnerable women realize the promise of the War on Poverty.
Misleading news stories over the past week exaggerated the scope of U.S. Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor’s recent action. What the Court decides this spring, however, may affect millions of women.
Issue Brief We need policies that ensure all workers have the opportunity to both excel at work and care for the family members who need them.
Paid family and medical leave will help lift our entire economy by providing a vital and earned benefit for workers of every background, regardless of their gender, ethnicity, parental status, age, ability, or income level.
Issue Brief What is the FAMILY Act? Why do Americans need it? What will it cost employers? Answers to your questions on the new paid family and medical leave legislation.
Issue Brief Recent research finds that family and medical leave insurance would greatly benefit America’s workforce and employers.
Report The ability to access paid parental leave is important to family economic well-being.
Sally Steenland interviews Joan Lamunyon Sanford, a reproductive justice advocate and the executive director of the New Mexico Religious Coalition for Reproductive Choice, about her work to defeat a proposed 20-week abortion ban in Albuquerque.