Making Waves: The Slow Crawl Toward Making Swimming More Inclusive

Significant barriers obscure women, people of color, and disabled swimmers from entering the water. Read more »

On Our Radar—Feminist News Roundup: Damaging to Kids

It isn’t just a trauma—it’s a traumatic event that breaks the relationship that helps children cope with other traumas. Read more »

On Our Radar—Feminist News Roundup: Your Juneteenth Reading List

These stories explain both the fraught history of the holiday and the need for celebration. Read more »

Of Mice and Men: When Research Excludes Female Rodents, Human Women Lose

The scientific implications of excluding female animals from scientific and biomedical research are astounding. Read more »

On Our Radar—Feminist News Roundup: "Coco" & This Horrible Moment

Coco is a movie about borders more than anything—the beauty in their porousness, the absolute pain produced when a border locks you away from your family.” Read more »

Activist DNA: The WNBA’s Radical New Initiative

This type of community or civic engagement is encoded in the DNA of the WNBA. Read more »

On Our Radar—Feminist News Roundup: Cameron Esposito's “Rape Jokes” Is a Challenge To Do Better

Cameron Esposito’s new special is the first great stand-up of the #MeToo era. Read more »

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Oh Joy Sex Toy: How I Realized I'm Asexual

Artist Kiku H shares her personal experiences learning what it means to be asexual. Read more »

It's Time to End the Long History of Feminism Failing Transgender Women

To imply that trans women pose a threat to cisgender women in restrooms is misinformation that preys on unfounded fears. Read more »

Black Girls Hunger for Heroes, Too: A Black Feminist Conversation on Fantasy Fiction for Teens

What happens when two great black women fiction writers get together to talk about race in young adult literature? That's exactly what happens... Read more »