Feminist Majority and the National Organization for Women (NOW) Call on Trump to Shut Down Trump Model Management, Announce Launch of #WomenWant2Know Campaign

NEW YORK–Feminist Majority and the National Organization for Women (NOW) are calling on Donald Trump to shut down Trump Model Management until disturbing allegations about the agency’s treatment of girls and young women have been thoroughly investigated. Our groups are launching the #WomenWant2Know campaign to raise questions that need to be answered by Donald Trump… [Continue Reading]

Major Supreme Court Victory for Women Underscores High Stakes of 2016 Election

The Supreme Court, in a 5-3 decision in Whole Woman’s Health v. Hellerstedt, declared unconstitutional the Texas law that would have forced the closure of half of the remaining abortion clinics throughout the state. “This is a major victory for women’s health and lives in Texas and throughout the nation. But women’s rights advocates must… [Continue Reading]

Feminist Majority Launches She Wins, We Win Campaign

The Feminist Majority, which endorsed Hillary Rodham Clinton earlier this week, announces today the launching of its She Wins, We Win Campaign.

Feminist Majority Endorses Hillary Clinton for President

The Feminist Majority is proud to announce today its endorsement of Hillary Rodham Clinton for President of the United States.

Feminist Majority Honors Congresswomen Louise Slaughter, Donna Edwards and Barbara Lee together with Amy Hagstrom Miller at the 2015 Women Money Power Summit

The Feminist Majority, in partnership with Feminist Majority Foundation, at its bi-annual Women Money Power Summit presents its first ever Lifetime Achievement Award to Congresswoman Louise Slaughter, the 2015 Fearless Trailblazer Awards to Congresswomen Barbara Lee and Donna Edwards, and its Courage Award to Amy Hagstrom Miller, president of Whole Women’s Health, at the National Press Club in Washington, DC November 5, 2015.

We Applaud the Introduction of the EACH Woman Act to End Restrictions on Health Insurance Coverage of Abortion

“For too long, low-income women have been denied abortion coverage just because they can’t afford it and live in a state without coverage,” said Feminist Majority President Eleanor Smeal.

The TPP is a Bad Deal for Women

“Don’t be fooled. The Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) is no deal for women. It hurts women workers and undermines women’s rights and human rights, while also threatening environmental regulations, availability of affordable medicines, food safety, and more,” said Eleanor Smeal, President of the Feminist Majority Foundation.

Feminist Majority Urges Congresswoman Donna Edwards to Run For US Senate

On International Women’s Day and during the 50th Anniversary of the Selma March for Voting Rights, the Feminist Majority urges U.S. Representative Donna Edwards (D-MD) to make history and to seek retiring Senator Barbara Mikulski’s seat.

STATEMENT: Feminist Majority Applauds President’s Executive Order on Immigration

Statement from Eleanor Smeal, Feminist Majority president: “The Feminist Majority applauds President Obama for taking much needed executive action to help fix our broken immigration system that has for too long torn hardworking families apart. We also commend the tireless grassroots activists who fought for this victory for themselves, their children, and their families. “For… [Continue Reading]

Feminists Applaud the 20th Anniversary of the Violence Against Women Act

“The work continues. But VAWA has laid the necessary groundwork for us to win.”