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Debugging Bias: Busting the Myth of Neutral Technology

We must recognize that the engine of the tech revolution—the assumption of inherent neutrality—is faulty. Read more »

New Documentary "Starless Dreams" Looks at the Lives of Teen Girls in an Iranian Jail

A compelling portrait of life in a juvenile detention center outside Tehran. Read more »

"Kiki" Picks Up Where "Paris is Burning" Left Off

Kiki documents current ballroom culture. Read more »

About the Cover: The Money Issue

How much can one “mess with” currency before it loses its value? Before it becomes unrecognizable? Notes from our art director about our cover. Read more »

Never Said Nothing: A Brief History of “Cunt” in Pop Music

From our 20th anniversary issue: The word has power. Read more »

Rewriting Reality: A Forthcoming Speculative Fiction Anthology Asks Transgender Authors to Imagine New Worlds

It’s been a helter-skelter year for sci-fi and geekdom. Read more »

No Filter: Finding Chicana Empowerment, Community, and Art on Instagram

My feed is a treasure trove of girls who look like me. Read more »

Geeking Out: Four writers on nerding while Black

From Scooby-Doo’s Velma to Willow on Buffy the Vampire Slayer, nerd girls have always been white by default. Read more »

Say Goodbye To Blood & Guts!

It's your last chance to get the Blood & Guts issue delivered to your door! Though many covers of Bitch magazine would look fantastic up on your wall, none quite match the intensity and beauty of Ana Teresa Barboza’s multimedia masterpiece that opens the Blood & Guts... Read more »

A Letter From Bitch Cofounder Andi Zeisler: Feminist Media Means Two Things

It's been almost 20 years since we started Bitch. I'm as proud to help lead this organization as I was when we printed the first issue of the magazine and distributed it out of the back of a Toyota Corona in 1996. But I wouldn't still be here if we had sacrificed our independence—... Read more »

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No Disrespect: Black women and the burden of respectability

In February 2012, PBS host Tavis Smiley interviewed Viola Davis and Octavia Spencer about their Oscar nominations for their roles as Aibileen and... Read more »

Mad Science: Deconstructing Bunk Reporting in 5 Easy Steps

British scientists have uncovered the truth behind one of modern culture's greatest mysteries: why little girls play with pink toys. Is it...

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Game Changer: Why Gaming Culture Allows Abuse... and How We Can Stop It

You're a Bolshevik feminist jewess that hates white people… and you expect to be taken seriously when you're “critique-ing” ...

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Rewriting the Future: Using Science Fiction to Re-Envision Justice

Our justice movements desperately need science fiction. Read more »