feminism

Recent Murders Of Female Joggers Highlight How Unsafe Women Are Everywhere

We can’t even work out without fearing for our lives. More »


President Obama’s Feminist Essay In ‘Glamour’ Shows How Far He’s Come

I like a guy who can admit when he’s wrong. More »


An Anti-Abortion Group Plans To Protest At Both Party Conventions, As If We Needed More To Dread

Because nothing makes you want to give birth to a baby more than a throng of angry conservatives flying seemingly photoshopped horrors in your face. More »


The Worst Anti-Free The Nipple Op-Ed Says Female Breasts “Developed To Attract Men”

The very logical op-ed argues the suggestion that women, like men, should have the right to free their nipples is tantamount to “claiming racism is dead, or white privilege doesn’t exist.” More »


Pat Summitt, Legendary Women’s Basketball Coach And Overall Badass, Has Died At 64

“Although Pat Summitt never raised a placard or a peep for women’s rights, Ms. Summitt became, by steely example, an unconscious revolutionary who’s tearing up the terrain of sexual stereotypes.” More »


British Newspapers Completely Missed The Point Of A “Free The Nipple Protest”

All this fuss from news outlets that never took issue with boobs until women used them to express a political opinion. More »


The Senate Voted To Include Women In The Draft. Here’s Why This Is Garbage.

The expansion of this human rights violation shouldn’t be paraded as gender equality. More »


Morgan Freeman Says He Is ‘Sexist,’ But Not ‘Misogynist’ & We’re Not Sure What He Means By That

Technically, there is a linguistic distinction between being a “sexist” and a “misogynist.” But you can’t have one without the other. Sorry, Morgan.  More »


This Craigslist “Missed Connection” Isn’t As Feminist As It Was Made Out To Be

Any woman who’s ever been with her friends in a club knows that it can be like playing whack-a-mole with dudes on the dance floor. More »


Ryan Gosling Thinks “Women Are Better Than Men” And Dropped Some Truth Bombs About Inequality

The actor just took his feminism to the next level. More »


Jimmy Carter Just Advanced Unfortunate Myths & Stereotypes About Sex Work

Carter might identify proudly as a feminist, but let’s be real — who, at his age, isn’t at least a little problematic? More »


8 Reasons Ali Wong Is Going To Be The Next Comedian You’re Obsessed With

Female comedians are becoming less and less of an anomaly, but a pregnant stand up comedian? This is a first. Ali Wong is a comedian that you should know about because once you do, you’re going to be obsessed with her. She’s a badass who’s been killing the stand up game for 10+ years now,… More »


HBO Is Trying To Remove Game Of Thrones Scenes From Pornhub, But If The Scenes Weren’t Basically Porn We’d Probably Be Okay

If you don’t want your show to end up on PornHub, don’t make it porn. It’s really as simple as that. According to BBC (The British Broadcasting Corporation, not the eh, porn term), HBO is taking action against Pornhub over breach of copyright and pulling Game of Thrones clips off the site. Pornhub is likely to put up… More »


These Women Stopped A Rape From Happening, And The Story Is Seriously Terrifying

Three women just prevented an attempted date rape, and it happens more than you think. More »


How Sexist Internet Trolling Is Finally Getting Taken On By Politicians In The UK

The internet isn’t some separate sphere cut apart from the rest of society. The spread and normalization of sexual, gender-based attacks on the web is the spread and normalization of sexual, gender-based attacks in society at large. More »


Sarah Silverman Thinks Male Masturbation Should Be Legislated Like Abortion, Because Equality

Sperm is life, and you know what that means: We’ve gotta legislate that shit.” More »


The Babayagas House In Paris Is A Feminist, Old Lady Paradise & I Want To Go There

On the east side of Paris, the Babayagas are trying out communal, female-only, senior living. No arts and crafts allowed (unless they want to do arts and crafts, that is). More »


Music Festivals Have A Serious Women Representation Problem, Which Is Not Cool And Not Surprising

Music festival season is upon us and the music industry is once again living up to its bad rep of being blatantly sexist and misogynistic. Although half of the festival attendees are women, The Huffington Post recently published a piece titled “Music Festivals’ Glaring Women Problem” where they break down the numbers on how many women… More »


Voters Think Hillary Clinton’s Gender Gives Her An Advantage — They’re Right, & That’s Awesome

But how could it be interpreted as anything but a positive thing that people increasingly want to see the first female POTUS? More »


Chris Christie Just Vetoed A Bill To Prevent Domestic Abusers From Having Guns

Christie was probably tired of us feeling sorry for him, so he went out of his way to remind us what a dick he is. More »


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