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The Handmaid’s Tale: Fiction or Prediction?

Michelle Pitot, 2016-2017 Fellow. This piece was first published in Ms. Magazine.  "This 30 plus-year-old story portrays a future world that takes the current attacks on women’s freedoms to a frightening conclusion—and shows us the importance…
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We Must Protect the Violence Against Women Act

Negar Katirai, 2016-2017 Fellow. This piece was first published in Ms. Magazine. "There was a time when survivors of intimate partner violence were too ashamed and scared to tell anyone that their partner had physically or…
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Black Friday in the Era of Trump

Krista Millay, 2015-2016 Fellow and Fiona Davey. This piece was first published by Ms. Magazine. "Many of us on the left are in deep mourning after the election. We feel powerless and angry. But we are…
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Some Bloody Good Feminism for Earth Day

Krista Millay and Melanie Hingle , 2015-2016 Public Voices Fellows. This piece was first published in Ms. Magazine Blog, "Reusable menstrual pads are making a comeback, and this time they’ve got feminism on their side. Yes, we…
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Want to Make Consent Sexy? Try Using Sex Toys

Krista Millay, 2015-2016 Fellow. This piece was first published in Ms. Magazine "As a college administrator, I can tell you a myriad of things that don’t work when it comes to engaging college students around issues of healthy…
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Feminism in China: Risky, But Rising

Jill Koyama-2013-2014 Fellow. This piece was first published by Ms. Magazine. “This summer I taught a course on American education policy at Shaanxi Normal University in Xi’an, China, with 55 undergraduates, mostly women, who were smart…
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