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On Our Radar—Feminist News Roundup: Why Prisoners Are Going on Strike

How do you organize a nationwide protest from behind bars?

What it Feels Like for a Girl: “Eighth Grade” Rewrites Tired Social-Media Stereotyping

The film is notable because it consciously avoids serving up a familiar media brew of technophobia and misogyny.

On Our Radar—Feminist News Roundup: The Lazy Trope of the Unethical Female Journalist

This is not how journalism works.

On Our Radar—Feminist News Roundup: Lesbian History

A few weeks ago, a copy of Judy Chicago’s 1979 book The Dinner Party: A Story of Our Heritage arrived on my doorstep.

BitchTapes: Celebrating Aretha Franklin

The world is darker today.

On Our Radar—Feminist News Roundup: Aretha Franklin is Immortal

Rest in power, Aretha.

2018 Was the Summer of the Asian Beach Read

Having access to the “beach read” label feels like acceptance—the ability to reach audiences who might see our work as a source of pleasure instead of education.

Popaganda: Pro Wrestling with the Sublime

Why does pro wrestling affect people so much, to the point of emotional catharsis?