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On Soap Operas, Rape Is Still Treated as a Crime of Lust and Passion

Soap writers are far from blameless when it comes to perpetuating rape myths.

On Our Radar—Feminist News Roundup: When Men like Trump and Weinstein Laugh, It’s No Joke

“The mirthless contempt of Zuckerberg, Weinstein, and Trump’s regime all underscore the same message: They can do whatever they want.”

Backtalk: FaceBOO!

This week, Dahlia and Amy talk Facebook’s bid for world domination and what Mark Zuckerberg’s latest appearance before Congress revealed.

How-To Guides Might Be the Future of Self-Care

“Self-care is so overwhelming.”

On Our Radar—Feminist News Roundup: The House’s Impeachment Vote, Explained

“The chamber just voted to approve procedures related to the impeachment inquiry into President Trump.”

PG&E’s Planned Power Outages Prioritize Profit over Disabled Lives

PG&E’s decision to stage intentional blackouts across much of California is a window into the harm that privatization will wreak not only on our environment but the most vulnerable among us.

8 Books to Read in Honor of Filipino American Heritage Month

From fantasy to nonfiction, a graphic novel and queer romance, here are eight recently published and upcoming books by Filipino authors.

On Our Radar—Feminist News Roundup: Twitter to Ban All Political Ads ahead of 2020 Election

Teddy Goff said any update that does not address the “organic and algorithmic spread of hate speech and dishonesty” is insufficient.

7 Scary Books Feminists Should Read This Halloween and Beyond

Horror’s roots live with women.

Dicks in a Box: The Enduring Fear of Penis-Snatching Witches

Castration anxiety is the unidentified main character in fantastical stories about penis-stealing witches.