On Our Radar—Feminist News Roundup: Black Actresses Protested at Cannes

They’re done being told they can’t play prestigious parts.

On Our Radar—Feminist News Roundup: Zora Neale Hurston chose authenticity over fame

Hurston’s ethos as a writer wasn’t rooted in pleasing the masses, but in offering a true depiction of what it meant to a Black, to be American, and to be human. Read more »

On Our Radar—Feminist News Roundup: “This is America: Women’s Edit” Is The Worst

Alleged comedian Nicole Arbour is back at it. Read more »

On Our Radar—Feminist News Roundup: "Rafiki" premiered at Cannes

Rafiki, which makes its debut at Cannes despite being banned in its home country, is also the first Kenyan film to play the festival. Read more »

Backtalk: Junot Diaz & MeToo

Can Diaz redeem himself? Read more »

On Our Radar—Feminist News Roundup: The end of "Transparent"

The decision to end the series came after sexual assault allegations against lead actor Jeffrey Tambor were unveiled. Read more »

On Our Radar—Feminist News Roundup: Charlie Rose's misdeeds were systematic at the highest levels

Broadcast news was founded on the trust and veneration of male icons, making their misconduct all the more insidious. Read more »

On Our Radar—Feminist News Roundup: Three years after first speaking out, Ashley Judd is suing Weinstein

She’s suing Weinstein for allegedly damaging her career after she turned down his gross advances. Read more »

On Our Radar—Feminist News Roundup: The bad men are plotting their comebacks

If we want the #MeToo movement to be about more than which celebrity will be the next to fall, or whose comeback must be stopped, we need to talk about what we do with these bad men. Read more »

Douchebag Decree: Chait, You Trapped Yourself

When you try to trap me, you trap yourself. Read more »

Backtalk: Summer Music Fests

This year’s Coachella was a moment. Read more »

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