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Flagged Down: “America First” Feminism Is Not the Future

Feminist resistance must be equally resolute in rejecting assaults on women’s rights wherever they occur.

On Our Radar—Feminist News Roundup: Black Boys Don't Have Nick Sandmann's Rights

So many Black youth aren’t here to tell their side of the story.

Bonged For Glory: “Broad City’s” Final Season is Ballsy and Bittersweet

It’s hard to maintain characters so strongly identified with their real-life creators when those creators have firmly and successfully individuated.

Preparing for a Post-Roe America: A Q&A with Robin Marty

Robin Marty’s Handbook for Post-Roe America is the resource guide for anyone who wants to dedicate their time, money, energy—or all of the above—to keeping abortion accessible in this country while it’s legal, and even if it’s not.

On Our Radar—Feminist News Roundup: Bryan Singer Was a Predator from the Start

The Bohemian Rhapsody director has a twenty-year history of child sexual assault allegations against him.

Online Challenges Hit a Sour Note for Queer and Trans Communities

I was overwhelmed with the memory of my old image.

“She-Ra’s” Nuanced Take on Abuse and Trauma Is Its Real Power

The show understands that acknowledging how hard things have always been for Catra doesn’t invalidate Adora’s suffering.

On Our Radar—Feminist News Roundup: The Supreme Court Voted in Favor of Transphobia

On Tuesday, SCOTUS voted to remove injunctions blocking Trump’s discriminatory trans military ban.

“Surviving R. Kelly” Serves Up a Toxic Cocktail of Misogynoir and Masculinity

When Black girls are expected to avoid predators, while white girls are expected to be protected from them, that’s misogynoir.

There Will Be Blood: The Precarious Politics of Representing Abortion Onscreen

In reality, abortion is a simple, fast, safe medical procedure. 

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