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White is the color of suffragettes but the organizers of upcoming strike A Day Without a Woman have called for solidarity in red for the strike on March 8.  

March 02 2017 6:51 PM

The actress who played Medium Alison in Broadway's Fun Home sees parallels between her character Roma Guy's activism since the '70s and in the way to fight the battles ahead under the new administration. 

March 01 2017 4:54 PM

March marks the 30th anniversary of ACT UP. Lesbian activist Andi Segal recalls her first ACT UP protest and reiterates why it is crucial to have our voices heard.

March 01 2017 3:29 PM

The Canadian pop sisters are stepping up to the join the fight against oppression with a new foundation.

February 28 2017 6:20 PM

Despite a pair of nasty sexual harassment suits that should have brought Casey Affleck down, he picked up an Oscar — but Brie Larson stood in silent protest.

February 27 2017 7:50 PM

What exactly is this advertising? The patriarchy?

11:22 PM