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Women's Fight for the Right to Vote

Thanks to the work of American University alumna Alice Paul and other suffragists a century ago, most women today find it unthinkable that they would ever be denied the right to vote.

A roundtable attended by women entrepreneurs and business leaders in Karachi, Pakistan.

Women’s Council Supports Pakistani Entrepreneurs

The U.S.-Pakistan Women’s Council, established by American University and the U.S. Department of State, is based at the School of International Service and is committed to increasing the number of Pakistani women in the workplace.

Jennifer Lawless

Women Still Fall Short in Politics

Despite the famous faces of Hillary Clinton, Sarah Palin, and Nancy Pelosi, the fact remains that men dominate U.S. politics, says professor Jennifer Lawless.