Keeping Score: Domestic Violence, Changemakers and the 2020 Election

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In every issue of Ms., we track research on our progress in the fight for equality, catalogue can’t-miss quotes from feminist voices and keep tabs on the feminist movement’s many milestones. We’re Keeping Score online, too—in in this biweekly round-up.

Lest We Forget

+ Last Tuesday, Sen. Kamala Harris addressed the Senate Judiciary Committee with haunting words:

“Tonight and every night, there are Black parents in America, and grandparents, who will be on their knees praying that their sons and daughters will be safe. Every night in America. … We have to take this on, embracing what no doubt are difficult and uncomfortable situations and uncomfortable facts and an uncomfortable history about our country. We must take this on, understanding this is a righteous demand—that we fix the system.”

+Teachers are paying out of pocket for school supplies,…

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