Blogs

How African Feminism Changed the WorldAfrican Arguments, March 8, 2017.

Why Do Women’s Rights Advance More Quickly after Major Conflict? #IWD2017. Africa at LSE.  March 8, 2017.

Where do African women have more power? Surprise — in countries emerging from warMonkey Cage, Washington Post, July 15, 2016

A View from Morocco:  The Danger of Escalating Anti-Muslim Rhetoric, Huffington Post, 16 November 2015.

Twenty years after the most important U.N. conference on women, what – if anything – has changed? with Alice Kang, Monkey Cage at Washington Post, 25 September 2015.

Can We Wait 100 More Years to Reach Gender Parity in Congress? Huffington Post 23 December 2014.

“Women and Politics in Africa Today,” Democracy in Africa, December 7, 2013. 

“How African Feminism Changed the World “ Think Africa Press, 8 March 2013.
One of 10 Most Read Articles from 2013; Editors’ Picks as One of Top 15 Articles from 2013.

“New Directions in Scholarship on Gender and Politics in Africa,” Symposium, “New Directions in Gender and Politics Scholarship: Transforming the Study of African Politics,” Edited with Gretchen Bauer, African Politics Conference Group Newsletter, 8 (2): September 2012.

“Do Arab Women Need Electoral Quotas?” Foreign Policy: The Middle East Channel, January 19, 2012.

“New Funding Challenges and Opportunities in African Studies Research,” AfricaNews Online.

“Gender Quotas: Female Legislative Representation.” (with Alice Kang) Americas Quarterly. Spring 2009.