Dorothy Nelson: Legal Revolutionist
when I was leader of a boys' club for underprivileged eight-year-olds, I found that when I observed and complained to authorities about their special needs (health, food, parental inadequacies), I...

International Women’s Day
Observed for more than a century now, International Women’s Day collectively calls for global gender equality—and the bold change necessary to make it happen. Why is that necessary? Well, The...

Phoebe Hearst: Mother of the Faithful
Phoebe Elizabeth Apperson Hearst at the age of 19, married George Hearst, who later became a U.S. Senator. She was a major benefactor of UC Berkeley and its first woman...