Ancestral Roots: Bernice L. McFadden Sings An Enslaved Black Woman’s Song

After the darkness, there’s light. Read more »

On Our Radar—Feminist News Roundup: Meet the Mughal Queen Who Became a Feminist Icon

Nur Jahan is omnipresent in the folklore of India, Pakistan, and Bangladesh. Read more »

Gray Matters: How Rape in Pop Culture Became a Matter of Opinion

Time and again, we refuse to believe that people who commit sexual violence specifically get off on the lack of consent, casting them instead as “good boys” confounded by the complex rules of dating in our modern world. Read more »

On Our Radar—Feminist News Roundup: Claire Foy's Back Pay

Claire Foy never got that back pay after The Crown’s pay gap scandal. Read more »

Male Call: A Conversation About Masculinity and Violence with Byron Hurt and Jackson Katz

Men are the primary victims as well as the primary perpetrators of murder, attempted murder, assault, and aggravated assault. Read more »

All Pain, No Losses: ESPN Helps Kobe Bryant Escape the Wrath of #MeToo

It’s time to rethink accountability. Read more »

On Our Radar—Feminist News Roundup: SCOTUS Did a Lot of Very Bad Things Yesterday

They’re backing the Muslim travel ban and crisis pregnancy centers. Read more »

Broken Systems: Brock Turner And The Campaign to Recall Judge Persky

Judge Persky is just one example of a larger broken system. Read more »

On Our Radar—Feminist News Roundup: Kesha Lost Her Appeal to Break Deals With Dr. Luke

At every point in the long legal battle thus far, Kesha has either lost in court or has dropped her claims.  Read more »

On Our Radar—Feminist News Roundup: TV Needs More Female Villains

Killing Eve reinvigorates a tired genre trope by reinventing the idea of what makes a compelling villain, by making her a woman. Read more »

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