On Our Radar

On Our Radar—Feminist News Roundup: The Politics of “The Farewell’s” Golden Globes Nomination

The question about whether The Farewell constitutes a foreign film or an American film has been debated since the film’s opening. Read more »

On Our Radar—Feminist News Roundup: Sweetgreen’s “Family Fund” Is Symptomatic of Larger Problems

Why pay for benefits when you can get employees to “donate” them? Read more »

On Our Radar—Feminist News Roundup: Who Benefits from “Woke” Brands?

“In October, menstrual product brand Always changed the packaging of some of its sanitary pads.” Read more »

On Our Radar—Feminist News Roundup: Why is Hollywood Afraid of Lupita Nyong’o?

“Nyong’o has been photographed far more than she has been cast.” Read more »

On Our Radar—Feminist News Roundup: Golden Globes Once Again Snub Female Directors

In a bold and refreshing move, the Golden Globes nominated five men in the best directing category. Read more »

On Our Radar—Feminist News Roundup: R. Kelly Used Bribery to Marry 15-Year-Old Aaliyah

“He bribed a government employee in 1994 so that he could obtain a fake ID for the singer Aaliyah.” Read more »

On Our Radar—Feminist News Roundup: Uber Discloses 3,000 Reports of Sexual Assaults in One Year

This is the first time Uber has revealed the scale of safety problems that exist at ride-hailing companies. Read more »

On Our Radar—Feminist News Roundup: George Zimmerman Sues Trayvon Martin’s Family for $100 Million

Zimmerman is represented by Larry Klayman, a high-profile legal crusader tied to conservative causes. Read more »

On Our Radar—Feminist News Roundup: Drake Needs to Stop Texting Teenage Girls

“Drake should not be ‘mentoring’ anyone or even leading this conversation based on what we know about his pattern of behavior.” Read more »

On Our Radar—Feminist News Roundup: These Dating Apps Allow Registered Sex Offenders

A spokesperson said, “There are definitely registered sex offenders on our free products.” Read more »

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