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02/15/2013 By Erica C. Barnett

Editor's Note

Good Job Hunting

Today, there are infinite ways to answer the question, “What do you want to be when you grow up?”

12/19/2012 By Katherine Koberg

2012 Election

New Ad Slams Koster for "Radical" Anti-Woman Agenda

A new ad from the Democratic Party slams Tea Party Republican John Koster, running for Congress in Washington's 1st District, for his opposition to women's health care.

09/18/2012 By Erica C. Barnett

The C is for Crank

One Question for Jay Inslee

Jay Inslee on women and his jobs proposal.

08/08/2012 By Erica C. Barnett

Morning Fizz

At First People Laughed

Caffeinated News & Gossip featuring: a world class city; public money for religious organizations; bad campaign mailers; crime stats; and more.

07/20/2012 By Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz

What Do Women Want?

Wednesday Edition. Caffeinated News & Gossip.

05/09/2012 By Morning Fizz

This Washington

A Woman's Place is In the Legislature

As concern for women's basic rights grows at the state and federal levels, a wave of female legislators prepare to retire. Image via Washington State Budget and Policy Center.

03/21/2012 By Josh Feit

The C is for Crank

Dispatches From the War On Women

This week in the war on women.

02/22/2012 By Erica C. Barnett

The C is for Crank

Chip, Chip, Chip...

In 2012, women's health care is still considered negotiable.

02/10/2012 By Erica C. Barnett

The C is for Crank

Report: Washington Women Bear Brunt of Budget Cuts

A new report concludes that the state's budget cuts have disproportionately impacted Washington's women.

02/09/2012 By Erica C. Barnett

The C is for Crank

The Gender Gap in Public Transit

A new study explores the gender gap in public transportation.

02/02/2012 By Erica C. Barnett

The C is for Crank

Five Lies From the Latest Anti-Abortion Bill

Five lies from the latest state anti-abortion bill.

12/20/2011 By Erica C. Barnett

The C is for Crank

Wage Gap Between Women, Men Grows in Washington State

A new report finds that income inequality between men and women continues to worsen in Washington State.

12/15/2011 By Erica C. Barnett

The C is for Crank

Report: State's Women Hit Hardest by Great Recession

A new report shows that the recession has disproportionately impacted Washington State women.

11/21/2011 By Erica C. Barnett

On Other Blogs

The Atlantic: WA Among Better States for Working Women

In Richard Florida's state-by-state breakdown of working conditions for women, Washington State comes out looking pretty good.

11/01/2011 By Erica C. Barnett

That Washington

Murray to PubliCola: As Only Woman on Supercommittee, She'll "Fight for Women"

Washington State US Sen. Patty Murray: As the only woman on the 12-member budget-cutting supercommittee, I'll fight for "women who don't have a voice at the table."

08/11/2011 By Erica C. Barnett

The C is for Crank

Why More Women Don't Ride

How can we solve cycling's gender gap?

07/15/2011 By Erica C. Barnett


Video of the Day

A Texas state legislator denounces her male colleagues for sexism on the state house floor.

05/27/2011 By Erica C. Barnett

The C is for Crank

Hey, Ladies: Happy Equal Pay Day!

On this Equal Pay Day, women in Washington State continue to earn just 63 cents for every dollar earned by men.

04/12/2011 By Erica C. Barnett


On Women and Bicycling: "Sharing the Road With Boys"

A new Portland-based, feminist bike 'zine looks at sexism in bike world (oh those bike shop dudes) and contemplates what to do about it.

07/12/2010 By Josh Cohen