Turn Down for What: Why Media Amplifies Rape Apology

Instead of putting women in control at the heart of their own narratives, society talks around them, keeping them voiceless and powerless.

The Forgotten History of the Women Who Shaped Modern Advertising

It’s easy to dismiss advertising as an anti-feminist industry. Read more »

On Our Radar—Feminist News Roundup: The 200 greatest songs from 21st century women

Get out your headphones—this one’s an all-day commitment.  Read more »

On Our Radar—Feminist News Roundup: The Abortions We Don't Talk About

Here are the stories we haven’t told you. Read more »

On Our Radar—Feminist News Roundup: Claire Foy's Back Pay

Claire Foy never got that back pay after The Crown’s pay gap scandal. Read more »

On Our Radar—Feminist News Roundup: A Swedish Student's Plane Protest Stopped a Deportation

A lone student activist on board a plane at Gothenburg airport prevented the deportation of an Afghan asylum seeker from Sweden. Read more »

On Our Radar—Feminist News Roundup: Support for Roe v. Wade Is at an All-Time High

You wouldn’t know it by listening to Republicans. Read more »

On Our Radar—Feminist News Roundup: Survivors Standing Together

They were awarded the Arthur Ashe Award for Courage. Read more »

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Politically Correct Language Isn't Just About Being Polite—It's About Survival

Photo by Phillipe Leroyer (Creative Commons). Two weeks ago, Jonathan Chait published the lengthy essay “Not a Very P.C.... Read more »

The Forgotten History of the Women Who Shaped Modern Advertising

It's easy to dismiss advertising as an anti-feminist industry. Read more »

Films and TV Portray Abortion as More Dangerous Than It Is

Films and television shows tend to present a skewed portrayal of abortion—when fictional movies and TV shows include a plotline about abortion... Read more »

A Look at How Media Writes Women of Color

Nearly every Saturday morning, feminists of color hold Twitter discussions taking a deeper look at issues, such as gender violence. It’s the... Read more »