feminism

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

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.

Bronwyn Isaac | July 11, 2016 - 4:23 pm

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.”

Kylie Cheung | July 11, 2016 - 8:45 am

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.”

Liz Magee | June 28, 2016 - 4:02 pm

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.

Kylie Cheung | June 20, 2016 - 10:11 am

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.

Kylie Cheung | June 16, 2016 - 6:00 pm

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. 

Karen Fratti | June 7, 2016 - 12:15 pm

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.

Karen Fratti | June 3, 2016 - 8:50 pm

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.

Kylie Cheung | June 3, 2016 - 10:30 am

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?

Kylie Cheung | June 2, 2016 - 3:15 pm

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…

Liz Magee | June 1, 2016 - 6:05 pm

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…

Liz Magee | June 1, 2016 - 11:34 am

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.

Kylie Cheung | May 30, 2016 - 10:15 am

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

Kylie Cheung | May 27, 2016 - 1:15 pm

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.”

Kylie Cheung | May 27, 2016 - 8:36 am

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).

Karen Fratti | May 26, 2016 - 1:23 pm

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…

Liz Magee | May 25, 2016 - 7:05 pm

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?

Kylie Cheung | May 25, 2016 - 11:33 am

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.

Kylie Cheung | May 24, 2016 - 9:52 pm

Why Do Women Like Gay Porn? There’s A Surprising But Logical Reason So Many Straight Girls Are Into It

Apparently, a lot of women feel like the most feminist way to enjoy porn without all the shitty, problematic themes is to just take women out of the equation.

Kylie Cheung | May 24, 2016 - 12:28 pm

Purvi Patel, Convicted Of Feticide After Self-Induced Abortion, Appeals In Indiana Court

The 2009 law Patel was convicted under was meant to be used against third parties inflicting harm on the pregnant woman and her fetus — not the pregnant woman herself. The state

Kylie Cheung | May 24, 2016 - 9:04 am
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