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On Our Radar—Feminist News Roundup: Golden Globes Once Again Snub Female Directors

In a bold and refreshing move, the Golden Globes nominated five men in the best directing category.

Unpoetic Injustice: “Queen & Slim” Treats Its Outlaws as Misguided Political Symbols

It treats its strangers–turned–outlaws as political symbols rather than fleshed-out characters with interests and flaws.

Solo Act: R&B Music Made My First Apartment Feel like Home

Our physical living space is closely tied to our emotional needs.

Narrowing the Chart: The Most Essential Episodes of “The L Word”

For those who are new to The L Word universe, here are the most essential episodes to watch to prep for Generation Q.

On Our Radar—Feminist News Roundup: R. Kelly Used Bribery to Marry 15-Year-Old Aaliyah

“He bribed a government employee in 1994 so that he could obtain a fake ID for the singer Aaliyah.”

“The L Word: Generation Q” Isn’t an Apology—It’s an Entirely Refreshed World

“The idea that normalization is radical is something that we talk a lot about the writers room.”

Very Online: “Kamala Is a Cop” Is More Than a Meme for Many Black Voters

What does it mean that “Kamala is a cop” is being called a meme as a means to dismiss it, especially considering that Black people drive much of meme culture?

On Our Radar—Feminist News Roundup: Uber Discloses 3,000 Reports of Sexual Assaults in One Year

This is the first time Uber has revealed the scale of safety problems that exist at ride-hailing companies.

The Unbearable Whiteness of Leftist YouTube

Years before the rise of so-called LeftTube, men on the site were endlessly abusing, harassing, and threatening women of color.

Bitch in a Box: 6 Gifts for Everyone in the Zodiac

These gifts offer up a bit of the magic and ritual found in the stars.