Cool Girls Talking: The Six Most Painful Quotes from Lena Dunham’s Amy Schumer Interview

We’ll save you a click: Not every conversation between friends needs to be published.

Off Brand: The Limits of Celebrity Feminism

The transformational feminism that’s required to really change the world is not going to happen in the marketplace. Read more »

One Angry Man: Amy Schumer's Kurt Metzger Problem

Schumer can hang out with Metzger on her own time, but if we want to watch her show without abetting rape culture, Schumer needs to provide us with a show that doesn’t have Kurt Metzger in it. Read more »

The Problems With Trainwreck’s Casual Racism

Can you imagine if two spirit and queer and trans people of color owned media?  Read more »

Amy Schumer's "Trainwreck" Reverses the Traditional Rom-Com Script—But Hits Some Nasty Notes

Comedy it-girl Amy Schumer has excellent timing. As feminist issues have increasingly popped up in mainstream media and culture over the last couple years, so has Schumer.  Read more »

The Madame Butterfly Effect: Tracing the history of a fetish

The perception of sexualized Asian women was informed by a long tradition of Western male writing. Read more »

Laughing It Off: What Happens When Women Tell Rape Jokes?

When the oppressed joke about their oppression, different rules apply.  Read more »