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  • Divisions in Modern Womens Movement
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    Divisions in Modern Women's Movement

    Marjorie Spruill talked about her book Divided We Stand, in which she chronicles the development of competing liberal and conservative factions in the women’s movement from the late-1970s…

  • Suffragist Emma Smith DeVoe
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    Suffragist Emma Smith DeVoe

    Susan Roher spoke about Emma Smith Devoe and her efforts to help women secure voting rights in Washington in 1910. C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2017 LCV Cities…

  • Challenges After Womens Suffrage
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    Challenges After Women's Suffrage

    Professor Robyn Muncy talked about women’s voting rights following ratification of the 19th amendment in 1920. She focused on African Americans in the South as well as Native Americans and…

  • Civil WarEra Women and Volunteerism
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    Civil War-Era Women and Volunteerism

    Professor Judith Giesberg talked about the ways northern middle-class women volunteered during the Civil War. She focused on Louisa May Alcott’s time as Civil War nurse chronicled in her…

  • Reshma Saujani Addresses NGA
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    Reshma Saujani at National Governors Association 2017 Summer Meeting

    Reshma Saujani, the chief executive officer of a non-profit group that encourages young women to pursue careers in technology and engineering, spoke at the annual meeting of the National…

  • QA with Manal AlSharif
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    Q&A with Manal Al-Sharif

    Saudi Arabian women’s rights activist Manal Al-Sharif talks about her book, Daring to Drive: A Saudi Woman’s Awakening, about her decision to challenge the Saudi government’s ban on women…

  • emInezem
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    Professor Linda Lumsden talked about her book, Inez: The Life and Times of Inez Milholland, a biography of suffragist Inez Milholland. This interview was recorded on the campus of the University…

  • Hillary Clinton Says State Department Cuts Undermine US Security
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    2017 Hillary Rodham Clinton Awards

    Hillary Clinton spoke about women’s roles in international politics at the ceremony for the 2017 Hillary Rodham Clinton Awards at Georgetown University. She participated in bestowing the…

  • Camille Paglia Discusses emFree Women Free Menem
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    Free Women, Free Men

    Camille Paglia talked about her compilation of essays, Free Women, Free Men: Sex, Gender, Feminism, in which explores feminism and empowering men and women.

  • Washington Journal Claire Suddath Discusses the Gender Wage Gap
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    Claire Suddath on the Gender Wage Gap

    Claire Suddath talked about her Bloomberg Businessweek article on the gender wage gap in the U.S. and how companies were working to close it. This program was part of a “Washington Journal”…

  • Congressional Democrats Tell President Stop the Disrespect on Twitter
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    Congressional Democrats on President Trump's Tweets

    House Democratic women reacted to President Trump’s Twitter attack against MSNBC’s “Morning Joe” co-host Mika Brzezinski that morning.

  • Minority Leader Pelosi Presidents Tweet Beneath Dignity of the Office
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    House Minority Leader Weekly Briefing

    House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) spoke to reporters and took their questions at her weekly press briefing. Topics included President Trump’s Twitter attack against MSNBC’s “Morning Joe” co-host Mika Brzezinski…

  • Washington Journal Luiza Savage Discusses Gender Inequality in Politics Part 1
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    Luiza Savage on Gender Inequality in Politics, Part 1

    Luiza Savage talked about gender inequality in electoral politics.

  • Suffragist Abigail Scott Duniway
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    Suffragist Abigail Scott Duniway

    Linda Long shared the story of Abigail Scott Duniway, an Oregon Pioneer and woman’s rights activist. C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2017 LCV Cities Tour” in…

  • Forum Focuses on How to Elect More Women to Public Office
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    Women in Public Office and the Workplace

    The Center for American Progress (CAP) Action Fund hosted a discussion on the political system and women’s participation in the electoral process. In the first panel, Representatives Nanette…

  • Ashley McGuire Discusses emSex Scandalem
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    Sex Scandal

    Ashley McGuire talked about her book, Sex Scandal: the Drive to Abolish Male and Female, in which she which looks at the issue of gender identity and what makes males and females different.…

  • emA Few Good Womenem
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    A Few Good Women

    Rosemary Neidel-Greenlee, U.S. Navy Nurse Corps (1962-1965 & 1989-1991) presents a history of American women in the armed forces. The author recalls the efforts made by women to fight alongside…

  • Forum Focuses on Gender Discrimination in the Workplace
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    Gender Discrimination in the Workplace

    Panelists talked about sexism and challenges women face in the workplace. Panelists included women bloggers, entrepreneurs, feminists, and journalists who talked about the paths women must…

  • Victims Testify on Sexual Assaults in Military Academies
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    Military Academy Sexual Harassment Report

    Survivors of sexual assault and harassment in military academies testified before the House Armed Service Subcommittee on Military Personnel. Former and current attendees of the U.S.…

  • Ivanka Trump Speaks at Womens Leadership Forum in Berlin
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    Women and Entrepreneurship

    President Trump’s daughter Ivanka Trump, German Chancellor Angela Merkel, Queen Maxima of the Netherlands, and several other women leaders took part in a conference in Berlin on female entrepreneurship and…

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