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“Like a Boss” Takes Down a Girlboss, But Loses Its Sense of Humor

Like a Boss has a message that’s both confusing and unfunny.

On Our Radar—Feminist News Roundup: Meghan and Kate Were Held to Different Standards

These 20 headlines show extreme disparities between the coverage of Meghan Markle and Kate Middleton.

If That’s Love, I Don’t Want It: The Impact of the “New York Times” Validating Ableism

This was murder, not end of life care.

The Witching Hour: What the CW Loses to Magical Surrealism

As the CW depicts women’s coming of age stories through magical surrealism, we lose nuance.

On Our Radar—Feminist News Roundup: Toxic Chemicals Found in Menstrual Underwear Brand

A study found significant levels of PFAS in Thinx menstrual underwear, which are linked to infertility and increased cancer risk.

The 2020 Oscars Noms Aren’t Just White—They’re Boring: A Point/Counterpoint

Once again, the Oscars are snow white and it’s become so predictable that it’s boring.

Religious Exemption: Catholic Hospitals Are Barring Transgender Patients from Surgery

These policies and resulting statements, coupled with the reach and growth of Catholic healthcare systems, could make access to gender-confirmation surgery even more difficult.

World on Fire: Fanning the Flames of Climate Change as Australia Burns

Australia’s Prime Minister Scott Morrison has been historically careless when it comes to safeguarding the environment.

On Our Radar—Feminist News Roundup: Megan Rapinoe Will Not Let Olympics Ban Silence Her

Rapinoe issued a statement in response to the Olympic Committee’s new ruling that bars athletes from making political gestures at the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo.

Forever Your Girls: “Little Women” Is a Film in Conversation with Its Own History

Greta Gerwig offers a meditation on the novel’s biggest themes, rather than a familiar narrative trajectory.