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Introducing: WAM! Entertainment Guides

Today we launched our new monthly WAM! Entertainment Guides! With these new monthly guides, we’ll aim to answer the question: “Who’s getting it right — right now?” Every month we’ll feature a fresh, curated selection of music, tv, film, books, games, …

FILE: Ravens Terminate Ray Rice's Contract

WAM!mers on Ray Rice

The NFL and the police may be dropping the ball when it comes to Ray Rice, the player caught on video knocking his then-fiancee unconscious, but WAM!mers are on the case. Here’s what you need to know from some of …


WAM!mers on Ferguson

I have been rendered speechless by the situation in Ferguson. I’ll let WAM!mers break it down for you. So You’re Horrified By What Happened in Ferguson: What Are You Doing About It? Rachel Goldfarb at The Feminist Wire “And if …


Big News from WAM!

After founding WAM! in 2004 (as a program of the Center for New Words) and leading it into independence and onto the international stage, Executive Director Jaclyn Friedman has announced her decision to step down to focus on her own …

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