The Funnest Factoids From The White House Report On Women

There may be no new studies in the just-released White House Report on Women, but that doesn't mean there's nothing to learn from the report, which conveniently culls all relevant government data on women. That includes some breakdowns of things we've been hearing about for awhile — women's education attainment… » 3/02/11 10:02am 3/02/11 10:02am

Men And Women Differ About How Far We Still Have To Go

According to a new poll, 63% of Americans think "the U.S. still has a long way to go to reach complete gender quality. While three-quarters of women (74%) agree with this, so do just over half of men (52%)." » 8/17/10 5:56pm 8/17/10 5:56pm

Rape Statistics: Don't Believe Everything You Read

Two oft-cited Department of Justice reports understate the number of rapes among people with disabilities and — because of faulty data-collection techniques — all women. The second report may underestimate the number of rapes committedin 2008 by 818,000. [Feministing] » 11/05/09 7:30pm 11/05/09 7:30pm