ISIS targets ‘dangerous women’ in Manchester attack

ISIS targets ‘dangerous women’ in Manchester attack

With this morning’s news that the Islamic State has claimed responsibility for the suicide bombing at the UK’s Manchester Arena Monday night, the obviousness of the target begins to make a sick kind of sense. [Photo: Getty Images] Read More »

The Status of Women in U.S. Media 2017

The Status of Women in U.S. Media 2017

The research that the Women’s Media Center conducts is more than statistics. It is evidence, a tool for social change, and creates benchmarks to highlight the status and progress of women in media.
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Women’s Media Awards 2017

Women’s Media Awards 2017

Join us on October 26, 2017 in New York City to celebrate women in media. Advance tickets. Read More »

Number of Female Oscar Nominees for Behind-the-Scenes Roles Drops

Number of Female Oscar Nominees for Behind-the-Scenes Roles Drops

Women represent only 20 percent of the non-acting categories in the 89th annual Academy Award nominations, according to a Women’s Media Center analysis. Read More »

WMC Media Watch: The Gender Gap in Coverage of Reproductive Issues

WMC Media Watch: The Gender Gap in Coverage of Reproductive Issues

Men dominate news coverage of women’s reproductive issues, finds Women’s Media Center study. Gloria Steinem calls for more accurate, informed and experienced reporting. Read More »

Where Voters Saw Most Sexist Treatment of Women Candidates in Media

Where Voters Saw Most Sexist Treatment of Women Candidates in Media

"The fact that 87 percent of voters could report seeing sexist media coverage of women candidates underscores .. the problem ...." Read More »

2016 Review of Gender & Emmy Primetime Nominations, at a Glance

2016 Review of Gender & Emmy Primetime Nominations, at a Glance

Women Underrepresented in Behind-the-Scenes Roles in 2016 Primetime Emmy Nominations. Read More »

Women's Media Center Live with Robin Morgan RSS

March 22, 2017 | Praised as "talk radio with a brain" by The Huffington Post, the show has enjoyed exponential ratings growth, not only because of its world-class host, but because of its world-class guests. More »