women

Kavanaugh Hearings: Toxic Masculinity is 'Endemic' to the Far Right

Kavanaugh Hearings: Toxic Masculinity is ‘Endemic’ to the Far Right

September 27, 2018

Henry Giroux says Professor Christine Blasey Ford’s sexual assault allegations against Supreme Court Nominee Brett Kavanaugh betrays the kind of “anti-women and anti-just policies” that the fascistic far-right want to usher in

Why is Police Brutality Against Women So Often Overlooked?

November 21, 2017

Women’s experiences with police violence are often absent from the discussion about police brutality. TRNN’s Taya Graham and Stephen Janis discuss the issue with attendees of the National Women’s Studies Association Conference in Baltimore

The Whole Bushel: TT the Artist

October 15, 2017

Eze Jackson sits down with “Baltimore Club Queen” TT the Artist to discuss being women in a male dominated music industry, how money impacts artistic production, and her love for Baltimore Club music

United Kingdom

September 18, 2017
Two women from conflict zones in Sri Lanka and Zimbabwe explain the costs of war and the arms trade for their homelands, and in particular the impact on women

The Nina Turner Show

September 8, 2017
Linda Sarsour and Winnie Wong say that to fight the Trump administration, Democrats need to be accountable to the organized Left – not the other way around

Groundbreaking Abortion Access Bill Passes in Oregon Despite National Hostility to Reproductive Rights

August 29, 2017

Laurel Swerdlow of Planned Parenthood Advocates of Oregon says that though the state had no restrictions on abortion access, “a right without access is no right at all”

Rattling the Bars

March 26, 2017
Truthout Editor-in-Chief Maya Schenwar discusses her work as a journalist, organizer, and prison abolitionist

Who is Defending the Rights of Women – Sanders vs Clinton

March 16, 2016

Suzanna Walters says Clinton has a record of defending women and is the better candidate; Jan Rodolfo says Sanders Medicare for All and other policies that promote economic equality is what women really need

Hillary Clinton’s ‘Faux Feminism’

January 28, 2016

Liza Featherstone, editor of “False Choices: The Faux Feminism of Hillary Rodham Clinton,” says Clinton holds a contempt for the kind of social democratic policies that most women need

In Historic Protest Israel’s Orthodox Break with Settler Right

March 10, 2014

On Wednesday, March 6th the Israeli government’s Shaked Committee approved a law proposal that would extend forced conscription to the Jewish Orthodox. Today in Israel, military service is mandatory for all Jewish citizens, except the ultra Orthodox. The history of this exemption goes back to the founding of the state and has caused increasing tension…