On Our Radar—Feminist News Roundup: Our Bodies, Ourselves

How will we know our bodies are normal now? Read more »

Trumpian Bases: The Troubling Politics of Major League Baseball

Baseball is often considered the “least political” sport, but that’s not necessarily true. Read more »

On Our Radar—Feminist News Roundup: Access Hollywood

What else are they going to find? Read more »

On Our Radar—Feminist News Roundup: Cool Girls

Why are the cool girls of Instagram flooding the Southwest? Read more »

On Our Radar—Feminist News Roundup: "The Breakfast Club"

“It’s hard for me to understand how John was able to write with so much sensitivity, and also have such a glaring blind spot.” Read more »

No Redlined Coffee: An Unapologetically Feminist Bookstore Thrives in Brooklyn

Everything about Kalima Desuze’s buzzworthy haven radiates with intention. Read more »

White Out: Trans Visibility Must Extend to Women of Color

Transgender visibility has been kind to me—and that’s not entirely a good thing. Read more »

On Our Radar—Feminist News Roundup: On being Black in Austin

From brilliant writer Joshunda Sanders Read more »

Backtalk: Nat Geo’s Racism & Spring Break

Finally, it only took 130 years.  Read more »

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Before You Watch "Orange is the New Black," Here Are 5 Facts To Know about Pregnancy in Prison

Season three of Orange is the New Black is (almost) here! While creator Jenji Kohan and the whole cast have been pretty tight-... Read more »

Politically Correct Language Isn't Just About Being Polite—It's About Survival

Photo by Phillipe Leroyer (Creative Commons). Two weeks ago, Jonathan Chait published the lengthy essay “Not a Very P.C.... Read more »

The Forgotten History of the Women Who Shaped Modern Advertising

Long before Peggy Olson fought to be a copywriter on Mad Men, women were pioneering advertisers in the new age of mass media.... Read more »

The Dramatic History of American Sex-Ed Films

In 1948, in a seventh grade classroom in Eugene, Oregon, a teacher dimmed the lights and flipped on 16mm projector. A film called Human... Read more »