2020 election

Pillows, Sheets, and Goggles: 5 Feminist Takeaways from the Final Presidential Debate

Donald Trump is a racist. Period.

Kamala Harris Presents a Political Paradox for South Asian Voters

Having roots in Black America and India doesn’t necessarily translate to a progressive record. Read more »

Dianne Feinstein Unexpectedly Makes the Argument for Term Limits

Maybe Congress shouldn’t be immortal. Read more »

100 Seconds to Midnight: Understanding the Likelihood of a Trumpian Coup

If we as a country stand back and wait for the Constitution to enforce itself, enforcement is unlikely to ever materialize. Read more »

Flies and Lies: 5 Feminist Takeaways from the Vice Presidential Debate

Men will talk over women every single time. Read more »

Biden, Byrde, and the Limits of “Toxic Masculinity” Discourse

For men like Joe Biden, the solution is never to contend with their own role in upholding an oppressive system—or to step aside to make room for others. Read more »

Progressive Lenses: Women Candidates and the New Double Standard

Merely stating that sexism exists in politics can imperil any woman’s political campaign. Read more »

Very Online: Biden Beauty and the Presidential Merch Wars

Biden Beauty feels to me like less of an investment in Biden himself than the result of a nagging uncertainty. Read more »

White Men Screaming: 5 Feminist Takeaways from the First 2020 Presidential Debate

The debate was all over the place. Here’s some clarity. Read more »

Donald Trump Won’t Condemn White Supremacists Because He Is One

Donald Trump used a nationally televised debate to stoke flames that are already raging. Read more »

The Long Feminist History of Fighting for Universal Childcare

The erasure of childcare as a feminist agenda point has had various consequences. Read more »

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