One could argue that a “book club for men” is a working defintion of the history of humanities up until very recently, but that is neither here nor there. READ MORE »

Most people know that the wage gap refers to the institutionalized practice of women being paid less than men for the same work, but how exactly does it manifest and perpetuate itself in our current economic structure? READ MORE »


Yes, it’s exactly the same as face contouring, except this time you put makeup ALL OVER your legs to create the illusion of much thinner, shinier legs! READ MORE »


Watch this remarkable video that in mere seconds shows a baby chick evolve through the oppressive beauty standards of the last 100 years. READ MORE »


In the latest of absurd trends that challenge women to prove they are nothing more than a collage of fuckable shapes, women in China and beyond are engaging in the “A4 Waist Challenge,” in which they pose behind a piece of vertical A4 paper to prove their waist is equal or smaller than the piece… READ MORE »

His situation is very much the exception as most men don’t regularly deal with catcalling, but even so his overall point is valid. READ MORE »

Today, Florida legislators approved a bill that would defund Planned Parenthood and place new restrictions on abortion procedures. READ MORE »


Listen to female comedians when they choose to speak out, without forcing them to. READ MORE »

Unlike J-Law, who was unaware that the movie was paying her less than her male co-stars until the deal was sealed, Adams went into the project fully aware and made the express decision to leave it be. READ MORE »

Regardless of where you stand on the show Girls or Lena Dunham’s work and persona in general, it’s undeniable that she’s good at standing her ground and speaking up when she feels misrepresented, so it’s no surprise that when the Spanish-language publication Tentaciones heavily photo-shopped her cover photo, she took to Instagram to speak up. READ MORE »


Society must take a more bold stand against male violence. READ MORE »


Alert! Actress Zoe Saldana is the luckiest woman alive because not only does she have an insanely hot husband, but that insanely hot husband also took her last name and told everyone to go fuck themselves if they had a problem with it. SWOON! Unsurprisingly however, because we still live in a patrilineal shit box… READ MORE »


The feminist movement began as a struggle for basic rights: women’s suffrage, reproductive rights, access to work and education, and equal rights within those institutions. Through the hard work and dedication of our foremothers, many of those feats have been won. As a result, our culture has become dominated by a narrative that is not… READ MORE »

Love & Sex

A tale as old as time. A so-called overprotective father writes an extreme list of demands for dating his (currently only 2-year-old) daughter, and it goes viral. Retired Navy SEAL Marcus Luttrell took to his public Facebook page to rant about all the things he’ll do to any potential suitor that may take a liking… READ MORE »


As highlighted in Emma Watson’s recent speech addressed to the United Nations, society has ravaged the word “feminism.” For many, the term has become synonymous with “anti-male.” This perception derives from the attempt to view feminism as a singular movement or theory founded by lesbians and promoted by man haters. In actuality, feminism represents an… READ MORE »


A seemingly impervious narrative dominates today’s social discourse in the Black community where Black men are painted as more vulnerable victims than their female counterparts. This far-reaching myth typically arises along with discussions about gender inequality or sexism where claims are made that Black women face less hardship than their male counterparts, or even –… READ MORE »

Love & Sex

I’m writing this on an airplane from Toronto, Ontario, to San Francisco, California. I’ve just spent six days among other women, other queers, other porn performers, and other feminists at the Feminist Porn Awards and the Feminist Porn Conference. In that time, I have witnessed moments that made my heart soar, my eyes tear up… READ MORE »


It has been frustrating to watch people and businesses condemn Rolling Stone magazine — where, to be clear, I personally have no editorial affiliations — for putting the Boston bombing suspect, Dzhokhar “Jahar” Tsarnaev, on the cover of the latest issue. Many are upset that Tsarnaev is on the cover at all, as well as… READ MORE »

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