activism

Hurricanes used to be named after women. Until these feminists stepped in.

In another time, Dorian could have been Danielle

After two weeks at sea, climate activist Greta Thunberg makes landfall

The 16-year-old said the journey, which did not produce any carbon, was ‘overwhelming’

Jailed Saudi activist Loujain al-Hathloul was told she would be released if she denied being tortured, her family says. She refused.

Saudi Arabia continues to jail women’s rights activists even as it moves toward relaxing restrictive laws

Baton Rouge activist Sadie Roberts-Joseph found dead in trunk of car, police say

Her death has been ruled a homicide

Meet 4 teen eco-activists hustling to save the planet — and the moms who make their work possible

‘She is my manager, agent and chauffeur. She’s always been by my side,’ one 16-year-old says of her mom

‘I have heard you loud and clear’: Hong Kong leader apologizes after second massive march against bill to allow extradition to China

Chief executive Carrie Lam suspended the extradition bill last week, but has declined to fully withdraw it

As barriers to care expand, women seeking abortions turn to volunteer network for help

Nonprofit groups help with the cost and logistics of travel, lodging, food and child care

Ariana Grande donates $250,000 in proceeds from her Atlanta concert to Planned Parenthood

She is the latest in a slew of celebrities to take action against Georgia’s ‘heartbeat bill’

Chef Leah Chase, whose restaurant redefined New Orleans cooking and provided a haven for civil rights activist, dies at 96

Luminaries and politicians have dined at Dooky Chase’s, including Martin Luther King Jr. and Barack Obama

On Menstrual Hygiene Day, 3 women share how they’re fighting taboos in their communities

Menstruation shouldn’t be something women and girls have to hide