women history

  • Waking Up to History

    by Margaret Renkl

    At new museums, the past is finally becoming more than the story of men and wars.

  • The Woman Card

    by Jill Lepore

    How feminism and antifeminism created Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump.

  • US Presidential race: the feminist generation gap

    by Ruth Rosen

    Why is there strong support for Bernie Sanders from young feminists and a tepid response to Hillary Rodham Clinton, a lifelong feminist? Why has a feminist generational gap emerged in 2016?

  • Women to appear on Canadian dollar bill

    A historian has been writing letters to politicians, Bank of Canada governors for years saying it is unacceptable not to have a female figure on the bills.

  • How history books can change us

    by Thomas A. Foster

    Women’s History Month should remind us of the power of books to expand our horizons.