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On Our Radar—Feminist News Roundup: Why Are Doctors Ignoring Unusual Period Pain?

Doctors aren’t taking it seriously.

On Our Radar—Feminist News Roundup: Rihanna Is the First Woman with Her Own LVMH Brand

This positions Rihanna as a breakthrough designer on a number of levels. Read more »

On Our Radar—Feminist News Roundup: Camp Is Rooted in Black and Queer Culture

“Camp’s exaggeration is to mock cultural assumptions of proper etiquette, rooted in whiteness.” Read more »

On Our Radar—Feminist News Roundup: Georgia Passes the Most Extreme Abortion Ban in the U.S.

“It would subject women who get illegal abortions to life imprisonment and the death penalty.” Read more »

On Our Radar—Feminist News Roundup: New Sandra Bland Footage Further Suggests Police Cover-Up

Bland’s sister Shante Needham said, “We know they have an extremely, extremely good cover-up system.” Read more »

On Our Radar—Feminist News Roundup: “Long Shot” Gets Real about the Garbage Women Deal With

“Sometimes, the funniest and most feminist thing a man — or a movie — can do is stop pretending that everything is fine.” Read more »

BitchReads: 15 Nonfiction Books Feminists Should Read This Spring

This list should encourage readers to pick up books that they would’ve never picked up before. Read more »

“Sanctuary of the Psychic Life”: Why Poetry Matters in the Trump Era

All poetry is inherently political. Read more »

Backtalk: YA's Cancel Culture

This week, Dahlia and Amy dig into the world of YA drama. Recently, two YA authors have chosen to cancel their own debut novels after being called out by some readers for “problematic” issues in the text. Dahlia and Amy talk about the effects of a cancel culture that demands perfect art. Also, a... Read more »

Shelf Love: How A.N. Devers Created a Feminist Paradise for Bibliophiles

In London’s bustling Soho neighborhood, A.N. Devers’s feminist paradise for bibliophiles is thriving—and changing the way collectors think about the literary canon. Read more »

Platonic Ideal: In "My Brilliant Friend," Companionship and Survival are Forever Linked

Safety in any manifestation is a luxury for Elena and Lila, as is liberty. Read more »