Curses and Kitchens: “Jell-O Girls” Looks at the Secret, Sexist History of America’s Classic Dessert

“Jell-O Girls” is at once a memoir, a family history, and an overview of the domestication (and dissolution) of the American kitchen.

Big Money, Little Vision: “Ocean’s 8” Serves Up a Marketplace Feminist Heist

Ryn, Helen, and Donna are challenging Bristol Cove’s violent legacy. Read more »

On Our Radar—Feminist News Roundup: The Treatment of Kelly Marie Tran Exposes the Worst Elements of Fandom

Stop adopting and supporting hate speech and micro-aggression to make a point about a movie. White, male, cis Star Wars fans, you need to check your fandom. Read more »

On Our Radar—Feminist News Roundup: When Brands Like Lululemon Use Plus Models, It's Size Appropriation

The fashion industry is no stranger to the practice of commodifying the likenesses, dress styles, and traditions of marginalized consumer groups to whom it actively does not cater. Read more »

Rise of the Machines: Robot replacement is a labor issue

Automation may not be new, but as technology prices drop and advancement continues, the face of it is changing. Read more »

Radical Bodies: “Dietland” Author Sarai Walker On Her Taboo-Busting Book’s Journey To TV

Dietland’s willingness to engage with difficult, complex subjects—not least of which is women’s anger—feels deeply resonant right now.  Read more »

On Our Radar—Feminist News Roundup: Access Hollywood

What else are they going to find? Read more »

Don't Get Comfortable: Culture-jamming Cardi B and "Bodak Yellow"

A liberatory reading of “Bodak Yellow” as an anthem of anticapitalist femme revolution Read more »

President Ebenezer Scrooge: “A Christmas Carol” Offers a Valuable Lesson This Holiday Season

Donald Trump hasn’t grappled with the messages of any ghosts. Read more »

The Price of Activism, According to Teen Vogue

If activism continues being commodified, it will drown out the voices of those who are actually fighting for marginalized people. Read more »

Pages