reproductive rights

On Our Radar: Today's Feminist News Roundup

Happy Friday, folks! Here’s what’s on our radar this morning. • The talk of feminist Twitter since Wednesday morning has been this cover story from The Nation on “Feminism’s... Read more »

Listen to the New Pro-Choice Protest Song Straight From North Carolina

Performers shirlette ammons and Caitlin Cary, photos via North Carolina Music Love Army Thousands of people attended weekly “Moral Monday” protests at the North Carolina state capital this year, speaking up against... Read more »

On Our Radar: Feminist News Roundup

Here’s the news on our feminist radar right now:  First, some news from Bitch:Go read all about the Bitch Media Action Fund and donate if you can. We need your support! ... Read more »

On Our Radar: Feminist News Roundup

Here’s what’s on our radar today! • They’ve finally cast Wonder Woman! Actress Gal Gadot of the Fast and Furious movies will be appearing as the Amazon in the upcoming... Read more »

Your Boss Shouldn't Be the Boss of Your Birth Control

At times, it can seem like the best way to get good treatment from the government is to be a corporation. Since corporations are people and ... Read more »

On Our Radar: Feminist News Roundup

There’s a lot of bad news on our feminist radar today.  • Non-violent offenders serving life without parole cost U.S. taxpayers $1.7 billion annually.... Read more »

On Our Radar: Feminist News Roundup

Here’s what’s on our radar today! • The “Clear Eyes, Full Hearts, Can Choose” telethon hosted by Sarah Silverman and Lizz Winstead raised... Read more »

On Our Radar: Feminist News Roundup

Here’s all the news on our radar today.  • Today, citizens of Albuquerque are voting on a 20-week abortion ban. [... Read more »

On Our Radar: Feminist News Roundup

Here’s the news that’s on our radar today! • Senate Democrats have just put forward the first piece of national legislation in nearly 10 years that aims to protect... Read more »

On Our Radar: Feminist News Roundup

Here’s the news on our radar today.  • Same-sex marriage passed in Hawaii! Couples can get married starting December 2nd. Yay! [... Read more »

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The Dramatic History of American Sex-Ed Films

In 1948, in a seventh grade classroom in Eugene, Oregon, a teacher dimmed the lights and flipped on 16mm projector. A film called Human... Read more »

Douchebag Decree: Anti-Choice Hidden Camera Edition

Tool-in-pimp's-clothing James O'Keefe's laughable costume and douchebag seduction methods have mostly discredited his conservative... Read more »

In a Bizarre 1976 Comic Book, Spider-Man Fought the Villain of Misleading Sex Education

Last week, I came across a very strange comic book: in 1976, Planned Parenthood teamed up with Marvel to publish a one-off comic in which... Read more »

Films and TV Portray Abortion as More Dangerous Than It Is

Films and television shows tend to present a skewed portrayal of abortion—when fictional movies and TV shows include a plotline about abortion... Read more »