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Welcome to the Ms. Blog!

On this International Women’s Day, March 8th, Ms. magazine—the flagship feminist publication that’s still going strong at 38!—proudly launches the Ms. Blog. We’re excited to be able to keep readers abreast of the latest feminist news and commentary in between quarterly issues of the magazine. The Ms. Blog will showcase the sharp writing and informed [...]

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The Woman Who’s Making a Difference for Pregnant Workers

When Peggy Young became pregnant in 2006, she needed her job’s health benefits at UPS the most. But instead of being given a new light-duty job or offered the chance to continue her regular job so long as she didn’t lift anything heavier than 20 pounds, Young was forced out of work. For the last six [...]

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NEWSFLASH: Marissa Alexander Eligible for Release in January

It looks like Marissa Alexander, the Florida mother of three whose criminal case has made national headlines, will not have to go to trial after taking a plea deal. She plead guilty to three counts of aggravated assault with a weapon and was given a three-year sentence, but since she has already served 1,030 days, [...]

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Our Favorite Feminist Crowdfunding Campaigns

Every single day, people work hard to turn their feminist dreams into realities, and crowdfunding websites like GoFundMe and Kickstarter have helped to put many people’s goals within reach. Last week, we put the spotlight on nonprofit SheHeroes’ Indiegogo campaign, which seeks to fund up to six biographical videos of women in STEM fields (science, technology, [...]

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March13square

Welcome to the Ms. Blog!

On this International Women’s Day, March 8th, Ms. magazine—the flagship … ...

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The Woman Who’s Making a Difference for Pregnant Workers

When Peggy Young became pregnant in 2006, she needed her job’s health … ...

9960065315_ec52c041c3

NEWSFLASH: Marissa Alexander Eligible for Release in January

It looks like Marissa Alexander, the Florida mother of three whose criminal … ...

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Our Favorite Feminist Crowdfunding Campaigns

Every single day, people work hard to turn their feminist dreams into … ...

Media

March13square

Welcome to the Ms. Blog!

On this International Women’s Day, March 8th, Ms. magazine—the flagship … ...

shutterstock_145266931

The Woman Who’s Making a Difference for Pregnant Workers

When Peggy Young became pregnant in 2006, she needed her job’s health … ...

9960065315_ec52c041c3

NEWSFLASH: Marissa Alexander Eligible for Release in January

It looks like Marissa Alexander, the Florida mother of three whose criminal … ...

shutterstock_161152490

Our Favorite Feminist Crowdfunding Campaigns

Every single day, people work hard to turn their feminist dreams into … ...

Justice

March13square

Welcome to the Ms. Blog!

On this International Women’s Day, March 8th, Ms. magazine—the flagship … ...

shutterstock_145266931

The Woman Who’s Making a Difference for Pregnant Workers

When Peggy Young became pregnant in 2006, she needed her job’s health … ...

9960065315_ec52c041c3

NEWSFLASH: Marissa Alexander Eligible for Release in January

It looks like Marissa Alexander, the Florida mother of three whose criminal … ...

shutterstock_161152490

Our Favorite Feminist Crowdfunding Campaigns

Every single day, people work hard to turn their feminist dreams into … ...

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March13square

Welcome to the Ms. Blog!

On this International Women’s Day, March 8th, Ms. magazine—the flagship … ...

shutterstock_145266931

The Woman Who’s Making a Difference for Pregnant Workers

When Peggy Young became pregnant in 2006, she needed her job’s health … ...

9960065315_ec52c041c3

NEWSFLASH: Marissa Alexander Eligible for Release in January

It looks like Marissa Alexander, the Florida mother of three whose criminal … ...

shutterstock_161152490

Our Favorite Feminist Crowdfunding Campaigns

Every single day, people work hard to turn their feminist dreams into … ...