As women enter politics and assume more high-level positions, they face violent and vitriolic backlash to their political participation on gendered grounds.

As Minnesota and the nation reckon with racial injustice, Black women candidates are poised to speak on behalf of communities that are too often neglected, silenced, and ignored.

Despite their reputation for collaboration, on abortion policy, women lawmakers are as divided as the rest of the country.

A group of women in colorful clothing and head scarves sit in a circle outdoors at a community meeting in Guinea-Bissau

To advance women’s human rights, we need to understand where and why disconnects exist between women’s personal empowerment and their support for gender equity norms.