Stories by Marcia G. Yerman

Marcia G. Yerman is based in New York City. Her writings -- profiles, interviews, essays, and articles -- focus on women's issues and the arts. She recently worked at The Women's Media Center as a consultant on women and culture. subscribe to Marcia G. Yerman's feed

Posted on: Aug 3, 2016, Source: Huffington Post

Last year, Arizona Rep. Raúl Grijalva introduced a bill to protect the greater Grand Canyon as a national monument. But it has stalled.

Posted on: Jun 1, 2011, Source: AlterNet

A new film shows how feminist pioneers first staked women's claim in the art world.

Posted on: Mar 25, 2011, Source: AlterNet

Interviews with labor experts and relatives of those lost in the fire illuminate the importance of labor protection laws.

Posted on: Jul 7, 2010, Source: Empowher

More than two women die each day in the U.S. from pregnancy complications or childbirth, says Amnesty International. But the real numbers may be greater, thanks to lax regulations.

Posted on: Dec 2, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Matthew Weiner's show <i>Mad Men</i> provides a window for today's young women to learn about the conditions that shaped previous generations of feminists, from whom they often feel estranged.