Turn Down for What: Why Media Amplifies Rape Apology

Instead of putting women in control at the heart of their own narratives, society talks around them, keeping them voiceless and powerless.

On Our Radar—Feminist News Roundup: “The Handmaid's Tale” Is Getting a Sequel

The sequel will be titled The Testaments and takes place fifteen years after the original. Read more »

On Our Radar—Feminist News Roundup: Daughter Credentials

When you have to give birth to people in order to care about them, you probably don’t really care about them? Read more »

Reproducing Racism: Diving Into The Handmaid’s Tale’s Fumbles With Nina Fiore

Nina Fiore on the show’s race problem, #MeToo, and if Moira will ever get her own storyline. Read more »

No Balm In Gilead: Stressing Out With Season 2 of “The Handmaid’s Tale”

Things in Gilead are bleak as shit. Read more »

Gilead Rules: "The Handmaid's Tale" Roundtable for Four

The Handmaid’s Tale now has a new urgency, as well as the potential to make powerful, more-timely-than-ever statements about reproductive rights, theocratic rule, environmental devastation, and misogyny. But will the series live up to our resistance hopes? Read more »

Get Out of Gilead: Anti-Blackness in "The Handmaid’s Tale"

The Handmaid’s Tale remains silent on the central feature of American history, anti-blackness, while it takes from the oppression of Black women and applies it indiscriminately to white women. Read more »