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What Do We Think Of TIME’s Hillary Cover?

Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has not yet said one way or the other whether she intends to run again for president in 2016. But that hasn’t stopped the…

Jessica Wakeman | January 16, 2014 - 1:30 pm

Joseph Gordon-Levitt On Why He Identifies As A Feminist

“That was something that my mom would always point out to my brother and me, that our culture does often portray women especially… like objects. For example, we would always…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | January 10, 2014 - 11:20 am

Keira Knightley Thinks It’s Weird That Feminism Was Ever A Dirty Word

“I think it’s great that the discussions are finally being allowed to be had [about feminism], as opposed to anybody mentioning feminism and everybody going, ‘Oh, fucking shut up.’ Somehow,…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | December 29, 2013 - 3:15 pm

I Need Beyonce’s List Of Feminist Videos To Watch On YouTube ASAP

Beyonce dropped her fifth solo record without warning last Friday around midnight, and the only post-release promotion she’s done thus far has been a couple of explanatory, behind-the-scenes-esque videos about…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | December 18, 2013 - 1:40 pm

The Year Of Women In Media: A (Depressing) Supercut

All year long, The Frisky has blogged about representations of women and girls in the media. And what a year it was! The Onion tweeting Quvenzhane Wallis a “cunt.” The…

Jessica Wakeman | December 5, 2013 - 5:00 pm

Rashida Jones Addresses That Time She Told Other Women To “Stop Acting Like Whores”

You may remember back in October when Our Collective Imaginary Best Friend/”Parks & Rec” actress Rashida Jones gave everyone a big case of the “UGHs” when she took to Twitter…

Jessica Wakeman | December 5, 2013 - 11:20 am

On Calling Cosmopolitan A “Deeply Feminist” Magazine

On Monday night at a media industry event, a reporter from Capital New York asked Cosmopolitan editor-in-chief Joanna Coles about her magazine and feminism. Coles responded that Cosmo is “deeply…

Jessica Wakeman | December 4, 2013 - 10:00 am

Emma Thompson: “I’ve Always Been A Card-Carrying Feminist”

 “It seems young actresses are under pressure to look a particular way. They look the same, that’s the thing. And they’re all being photoshopped in adverts for all sorts of…

Jessica Wakeman | November 25, 2013 - 6:00 pm

The Soapbox: Women Tell Dirty Jokes, Deal With It

Dear Variety Columnist Brian Lowry,

You wrote a negative review of Sarah Silverman’s new comedy special, “We Are Miracles,” which aired on HBO Saturday night.


Emily Winter | November 25, 2013 - 12:00 pm

13 Selfies I’ve Taken (And How Feminist They Are)

Over the last few days, a bunch of ink has been spilled discussing the topic of selfies — officially the word of the year! — and whether or not they’re…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | November 22, 2013 - 12:00 pm

Frisky Q&A: Ani DiFranco On Patriarchy, Motherhood & “Having It All”

When I arrived at the basement of the Calvin Theater in Northampton, Massachusetts, I found folk musician Ani DiFranco in the midst of trying to get her six-month-old son Dante…

Avital Norman Nathman | November 20, 2013 - 2:00 pm

Courtney Stodden Says She Is A “True Feminist,” Also Doesn’t Read Or Write

“I think that whether a woman or anybody quite frankly wants to wear combat boots or eight inch heels, I think that’s their prerogative. I think if somebody feels comfortable a certain…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | November 15, 2013 - 12:20 pm
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