Stephanie Ebbert

Stephanie Ebbert has been a Boston Globe reporter since 1997, covering local news and state politics and documenting some of the most closely watched campaigns in the country, including those of US Senators Elizabeth Warren and Scott Brown. In the aftermath of the 2016 presidential election, she shifted her focus to gender issues, documenting women’s political engagement and tracking their status in society, in politics, and in the workplace. A native of Shillington, Pennsylvania, Stephanie graduated from University of Delaware with a degree in English/Journalism. She previously worked for the Reading Eagle-Times, the Harrisburg Patriot-News, and Prevention magazine.

Latest stories

In Swampscott, parents grapple with transgender issues

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Elementary school principal Tom Daniels announced earlier this month that she would henceforth be known as Shannon.

A national ‘teach-in’ on gender-based violence

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Should a woman really need a photo of her black eye to convince the world her husband beat her?

This editor says he pushed for equal pay — and got fired instead

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The editor of a chain of Western Massachusetts newspapers told his staff Wednesday that he was fired for advocating for raises for female staffers.

A year after the first Women’s March, what’s changed?

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It was a year that brought women a dizzying array of almost daily humiliations and vindications.