Are We Getting Equal Rights?

This 100-year battle is now being waged on three fronts: the legislative branch, the judicial branch, and the upcoming elections.

  • 07/10/2020

Feminist Authors Crossing Lines

As part of the Loft’s Boundaries and Border Crossings theme, writer, artist, and educator Glenda Reed will host a reading

  • 04/26/2020

Votes for Women, Ja!

This one-woman theatrical presentation and lecture traces the pivotal contributions of Nordic immigrant suffragists to voting rights in Minnesota. Presenter

  • 04/05/2020

Voices on Equality

Veronica Lafky Equality was an idea so ingrained in the way I was raised that I didn’t question it until

  • 03/01/2019

Public Poetry: Junauda Petrus speaks out about race and gender equality despite a ban on her poem by the City of Minneapolis

When Junauda Petrus was a little girl, she had two dreams: to become an astronaut, and to take care of

  • 11/01/2017

2014 Changemaker: Betty Folliard

The organizer of the “We Are Woman” Minnesota Delegation led a trip to the Washington, D.C., rally and renewed efforts to pass the ERA

  • 12/02/2014

Gender Justice

This tenacious law group makes change for women happen – quickly

  • 11/02/2014

2013 Changemaker: Marriage equality

“In Minnesota, we don’t turn our back on our families.” – Rep. Karen Clark

  • 12/02/2013

Small businesses take a stand on marriage equality

It’s one thing for an individual to take a stand on the issue of marriage equality. It’s another level for a small business to take a stand. The Minnesota Women’s Press spoke with three independent business women about their resolve to stand up for marriage for all.

  • 09/02/2012

Say it loud, say it proud, say “I do!”

Couples celebrate their love and commitment at Pride

  • 06/02/2006