PLU Women's Center

Advancing Equity

American Association of University Women – The AAUW works toward achieving equity for women through advocacy, education, and research. American Association of University Women: Washington – Provides state level information and resources

National Organization for Women- NOW is the largest national feminist organization; its programs work to achieve equality for all women and to establish a more socially just society.

Human Rights Campaign – The HRC works to achieve equal rights for all lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender individuals.

Feminist Majority Foundation – The FMF works for social, political and economic equality for women by using research and education to improve women’s lives.

Feministing.com Blog

feministing-logoFeministing.com claims, “Young women are rarely given the opportunity to speak on their own behalf on issues that affect their lives and futures. Feministing provides a platform for us to comment, analyze, influence and connect.”

Feminist Blogs

Feministing – Feministing is an online community for feminists and allies.

Blac(k)ademic – Blac(k)ademic focuses on race, sexuality, feminism, and transgender issues.

Jezebel – Jezebel is a blog aimed at women’s interests.

Racialicious – Racialicious is a blog about the intersection of race and pop culture.

Women's History

National Women’s Hall of Fame – The National Women’s Hall of Fame showcases great women throughout history.

Women’s Suffrage Timeline - The Women’s Suffrage Timeline provides an overview of the history to gain women’s suffrage.