On Our Radar—Feminist News Roundup“Halloween” Makes Women-Led Horror History

Jamie Lee Curtis as Laurie Strode in 2018's Halloween (Photo credit: Universal Pictures)


  • Trump can’t erase trans people, but he can make their lives a lot harder. [NBC News]
  • Party of Five reboot will tackle immigration, deportation, and child separation. [Deadline]
  • Viola Davis: “I stifled who I was to be seen as pretty.” [The Guardian]
  • Even with audio evidence, there is no #MeToo when your perpetrator is a powerful lawyer. [Buzzfeed News]
  • Chef Samin Nosrat’s Salt Fat Acid Heat presents a (delicious) Marxist fantasy. [Eater]
  • The physical toll of pregnancy discrimination in the workplace? Miscarriage. [The New York Times]
  • Horror has historically been a boys club, but Halloween proves female-led horror can make a box office killing. [Quartzy]

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