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Strong Families in the News

All* Above All
KNBC LA (2014)

Policy Director Kalpana Krishnamurthy speaks about the impact of abortion coverage bans at the All* Above All #BeBold Road Trip.

Report: Tipped subminium wage leads to more sexual harassment
Al Jazeera America (2014)

Coverage of our collaborative report with ROC United surveying current and former restaurant workers across 39 states examining sexual harassment among low-wage restaurant workers.

Get Intersectional! (Or, Why Your Movement Can't Go It Alone)
Yes! Magazine (2014)

"Intersectionality" has evolved from a theory of how oppression works to a notion of how people can fight it.

Strong Families in Ms. Magazine (2012)

Standing in solidarity with the 99%, Strong Families believes every family should have the opportunity to make a living wage.

Strong Families in Time Magazine (2011)

An informational piece on the Occupy movement features a Strong Family protester.

Mamas Day 2014: Beyond "Leaning In": How to Truly Support Mamas
San Francisco Chronicle (2014)

How To Help Prevent Teen Pregnancies Without Shaming Young Women
ThinkProgress (2014)

Choice and Reproductive Justice: "Not an Either/Or"
TruthOut (2014)

Advocacy and Visual Communications: How to Rise Above the Noise
NTEN: Change (2014)

 

Media Coverage of Mama's Day and Papa's Day 2013

Picturing Fatherhood, CultureStrike

Alternative "Mama's Day" ecards feature gay, transgender, incarcerated parents, Jill Stanek

California Nonprofit Offers Mother’s Day Cards That Celebrate a Changing Motherhood Demographic, Diversity Best Practices

To Be, or Not To Be, Latino USA

Mama's Day: Advocacy, Community and a New Conversation About Motherhood, Campus Progress

Has Mother's Day outlived its purpose?, Salon.com

Mother's Day 2013: "Mama's Day" Cards Exclude No One, Policymic

Mother's Day Greetings You Won't Find At The Drugstore, Huffington Post

Mama's Day, The Mamafesto

Mothers Day Cards that Actually Depict Our Moms, Yes!

Celebrate Strength this Mama's Day, Culture Strike

Finally, Beautiful Mother’s Day Cards for Every Type of Mama, Colorlines

Racialicious Crush Of The Week: Strong Families' Mama’s Day Campaign 2013, Racialicious

You Won't Find These Mother's Day Cards at the Supermarket, Jezebel

A different kind of Mother’s Day celebration, Radical Doula

Mama’s Day & "The Balance of Justice", Patheos

For the Mom Who Wants Social Change, Bolder Advocacy

Trans, Masculine-of-Center and Gender-Nonconforming People Are Mothers Too, Huffington Post

Because Your Mom Probably Doesn't Want Chocolate And A Coupon Book, UpWorthy

Celebrating Mama's Day, Vitamin W

Gorgeous Mama's Day Anti-Hallmark E-cards, Mother Jones Blog

Mamasday.org Honoring All Moms on Mother's Day, GLAAD

Not Your Mother's Mother's Day Cards, The Advocate

Mama's Day Cards For The Rest Of Us, The Frisky

Mama's Day Our Way: Mother's Day Cards for Non-Traditional Families, Babble

Beautiful Mother's Day Cards For LGBT Families, BuzzFeed

The VERY modern Mother's Day cards: Charity produces e-card collection aimed at incarcerated, transgender, gay and low income moms, Daily Mail

Move over, Hallmark: Alternative Mother’s Day Cards feature incarcerated, drug-dependent, gay and low-income immigrant moms, New York Daily News

The 3rd Annual "Mama's Day Our Way" Campaign: a sponsored story, JusticeFergie.com

Strong Families' Mama's Day Our Way eCard Campaign, Mommy Noire

Media Coverage of Mama's Day 2012

Finally, Mother's Day Cards That Actually Make Sense, Colorlines

Celebrate Mother's/Mama's/Mami's Day, Racialicious

Five Tech Picks for Mother's Day, CoolMomPicks.com

Mother's Day Cards for Modern Moms, Parenting.com

Mama's Day cards for the stereotype-smashing mothers in your life, Feministing

Mother's Day cards for every mother, The Frisky

On Mother's Day, Celebrate All Kinds of Mamas, The Good

Mother's Day 2012, RH Reality Check

Mother's Day 2012, Ms. Magazine Blog

Send a Mama in Your Life a Strong Families E-Card!, Bitch Magazine