On Our Radar

On Our Radar—Feminist News Roundup: We're Still Reckoning with Kobe Bryant's Complicated Past

We still don’t know how to create space for complex realities where people can do both great and terrible things.

On Our Radar—Feminist News Roundup: Stacey Abrams Is Leading the Way for BIWOC to Run for Office

WOC candidates have historically been seen as unlikable, unviable, and not electable but Stacey Abrams is changing that. Read more »

On Our Radar—Feminist News Roundup: Darine Stern, The First Black "Playboy" Cover Girl

Years before American Vogue, ELLE, and Harper’s Bazaar had a Black woman grace their cover, Playboy became a maverick. Read more »

On Our Radar—Feminist News Roundup: The Oscars Got It Right with "Parasite"

Though the Oscars purport to tell us about the value of a year’s worth of movies, they really tell us about the values of the voting members of the academy. Read more »

On Our Radar—Feminist News Roundup: Judge Rules Kesha's Claims about Dr. Luke Were Defamatory

Lukasz “Dr. Luke” Gottwald has been suing Kesha for defamation since 2014, after she accused him of sexual abuse. Read more »

On Our Radar—Feminist News Roundup: Does Celebrity Activism Really Make an Impact?

While these efforts bring awareness to important issues within the industry, viewers at home are looking to celebrities to expand their impact beyond a couple of nights of the year. Read more »

On Our Radar—Feminist News Roundup: Teens Are Messing with Instagram’s Algorithm and It’s Working

Teens have figured out that, while they may not be able to hide their data footprints, they can leave hundreds behind to confuse trackers. Read more »

On Our Radar—Feminist News Roundup: Black History Month Must Include Queer History

“When I think of the notable Black History Month figures I was taught about in grade school very few openly queer people come to mind.” Read more »

On Our Radar—Feminist News Roundup: Rush Limbaugh Spread Dangerous Smoking Myths. Now He Has Lung Cancer.

Limbaugh denied second-hand smoke was a danger and said it takes 50 years for smokers to get cancer. Read more »

On Our Radar—Feminist News Roundup: The Solution to Stopping Coronavirus Isn’t Racism

Across the internet, posts frequently claim that the epidemic is the result of Chinese eating habits and hygiene. Read more »

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