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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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How Donald Trump Got Gender Wrong (Again)

On Tuesday night, Donald Trump told his supporters and the press: “Frankly, if Hillary Clinton were a man, I don’t think she’d get 5 percent of the vote.” There’s no basis for that calculation, of course. It assumes that nearly 55 percent of the Democratic primary electorate voted for Clinton based on gender alone. More specifically, [...]

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Liberating Words: “I Did Not Ask”

The poems contained in this series, “Liberating Words,” came out of an interdisciplinary course for high school juniors at The Winsor School, an all-girls school in Boston. The course, “The Personal Is Political:  An Interdisciplinary Look at Feminism,” is co-taught by Libby Parsley, a history teacher, and Susanna Ryan, an English teacher. The second unit of the [...]

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Lemonade: Beyoncé’s Redemption Song

Beyoncé knows how to pick her moments (and her platforms). There is something quite poetic (both literally and figuratively) in the premiere of her sixth album, Lemonade, as a music-meets-film experience on the premium cable channel, HBO, on Saturday, April 23. Just days before her musical event, we had learned that the U.S. Treasury Department plans [...]

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Welcome to the Ms. Blog!

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

Screen Shot 2016-04-29 at 10.48.00 AM

How Donald Trump Got Gender Wrong (Again)

On Tuesday night, Donald Trump told his supporters and the press: … ...

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Liberating Words: “I Did Not Ask”

The poems contained in this series, “Liberating Words,” came out of … ...

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Lemonade: Beyoncé’s Redemption Song

Beyoncé knows how to pick her moments (and her platforms). There is … ...

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Welcome to the Ms. Blog!

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

Screen Shot 2016-04-29 at 10.48.00 AM

How Donald Trump Got Gender Wrong (Again)

On Tuesday night, Donald Trump told his supporters and the press: … ...

5676018807_ae26052acd_z

Liberating Words: “I Did Not Ask”

The poems contained in this series, “Liberating Words,” came out of … ...

beyonce_lemonade

Lemonade: Beyoncé’s Redemption Song

Beyoncé knows how to pick her moments (and her platforms). There is … ...

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March13square

Welcome to the Ms. Blog!

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

Screen Shot 2016-04-29 at 10.48.00 AM

How Donald Trump Got Gender Wrong (Again)

On Tuesday night, Donald Trump told his supporters and the press: … ...

5676018807_ae26052acd_z

Liberating Words: “I Did Not Ask”

The poems contained in this series, “Liberating Words,” came out of … ...

beyonce_lemonade

Lemonade: Beyoncé’s Redemption Song

Beyoncé knows how to pick her moments (and her platforms). There is … ...

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March13square

Welcome to the Ms. Blog!

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

Screen Shot 2016-04-29 at 10.48.00 AM

How Donald Trump Got Gender Wrong (Again)

On Tuesday night, Donald Trump told his supporters and the press: … ...

5676018807_ae26052acd_z

Liberating Words: “I Did Not Ask”

The poems contained in this series, “Liberating Words,” came out of … ...

beyonce_lemonade

Lemonade: Beyoncé’s Redemption Song

Beyoncé knows how to pick her moments (and her platforms). There is … ...