On Our Radar—Feminist News Roundup: Is Trump to Blame for the Romaine Recall?

Six months before people were sickened by the contaminated romaine, Donald Trump eliminated important farming regulations.

Out of the Dark: Illustrators Capture Dr. Christine Blasey Ford’s Breathtaking Moment

One image encapsulated the morning of September 27, when Dr. Christine Blasey Ford addressed the Senate Judiciary Committee: a photograph of Ford, eyes closed and right hand raised, taking an oath of honesty in front of the world. Read more »

I Went to Yale: Elite Law Schools Are Breeding Grounds for Rape Culture

Every time Brett Kavanaugh used Yale to virtue-signal his goodness, somewhere, another student just like him looked at that and thought they too were safe from reproach. Read more »

The Painful Reason Christine Blasey Ford Needs Two Front Doors

Nobody unintentionally puts their hand over a person’s mouth as they sexually assault them; it’s a calculated, monstrous, and evil act of silencing. Read more »

How To Survive the Traumatic 24-hour News Cycle If You Have PTSD

For sexual assault or harassment survivors, especially those with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), the last two weeks have been full of triggers. Read more »

The Manipulative Power of White Men’s Tears

The Kavanaugh hearings exemplified how men weaponize the concept of male vulnerability to maintain power. Read more »

What Just Happened? : Christine Blasey Ford Is a Goddamn American Hero

Are we all okay? Is everybody hydrated and reminding each other to unclench our teeth, lower our shoulders, and keep our pets close? Read more »

Some Thoughts on This Morning’s Senate Judiciary Committee Hearing: A Q&A with Andi Zeisler

It’s maddening to think of the amount of proactive feminist work that’s not getting done because the past two years have been a pageant of men tripping on their own dicks. Read more »