On Our Radar—Feminist News Roundup: Social Media Platforms’ Response to White Supremacists Isn’t Good Enough

Hate groups have thrived online for years with no oversight from platforms like Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube.

Big as Life: “Shrill” Upends Pop Culture’s Fat Narrative

Aidy Bryant brings humor and positivity to a role that could have easily fallen into stereotype with a lesser actress. Read more »

On Our Radar—Feminist News Roundup: Southern Poverty Law Center Fired Its Co-Founder and They Haven’t Said Why

SPLC President Richard Cohen released a statement saying its co-founder failed to reflect “the mission of the organization and the values we hope to instill in the world.” Read more »

On Our Radar—Feminist News Roundup: The Real College Admissions Scandal

The entire system is corrupt. Read more »

Well, Actually: The Thin White Men Who Rebranded Dieting as "Wellness"

We need to talk more about how many food rules targeted at women come from men who will never have our bodies or wrestle with our cultural expectations. Read more »

2018’s Best Books About Bodies

Our relationships to our bodies are arguably the deepest and most stirring we have. Read more »

Small Revolutions: “Dumplin’” Shows the Value in Empowering Fat Children

Willowdean’s ability to not only cope with but actively challenge systems that discriminate against fat girls is not coincidental. Read more »

Birds of a Feather: “Vogue” and Victoria’s Secret are Both Selling a Warped Fantasy

Victoria’s Secret is unquestionably determined to remain the bastion of male-centered fantasy and traditional feminine allure. Read more »

On Our Radar—Feminist News Roundup: The Hypocrisy of Weight Watchers' Name Change

Weight Watchers’ rebranding is simply a repackaging of diet culture. Read more »

On Our Radar—Feminist News Roundup: Research Proves Weight Loss is a Myth

Everything we know about weight loss is wrong — and it’s killing us. Read more »

Smashing Barriers: Mara Altman and Virgie Tovar On Body Acceptance, Fatphobia, and Imagining a New World for Women

Diet culture is just the newest form of women’s subjugation. Read more »

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