Posts tagged "rolling stone"

Charli XCX Made A Documentary About Feminism In The Music Industry

Have women gained as much ground in the past few years as it seems, or are we distracted and seduced by a sort of “pop-feminism” that seeks to label everything…

Bronwyn Isaac | November 27, 2015 - 12:30 pm

About That Time Taylor Swift Pet The Weeknd

What a curious time that was. …

Megan Reynolds | October 21, 2015 - 4:30 pm

Donald Trump On Carly Fiorina: “Would Anyone Vote For That Face?”

Plus, Ben Affleck gets new digits and Justin Timberlake shows off baby Silas!

Amelia McDonell-Parry | September 10, 2015 - 11:30 am

Sinead O’Connor Calls Kim Kardashian A Cunt & Declares That Music Is Dead

Sinead O’Connor is an incredible singer and a bad ass who once incurred public ire by ripping up a photo of the Pope on live television in protest of sexual…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | July 14, 2015 - 4:20 pm

Kim Kardashian And Her Pregnancy Boobs Cover Rolling Stone

Inside the mag, Kim talks about the first time she “met” Caitlyn Jenner and explains where the hell Rob is.

Megan Reynolds | July 1, 2015 - 12:40 pm

Why Campus Rape News Coverage Is Failing Rape Victims

Plus, what the heck are “painful anime bags”?

Rebecca Vipond Brink | April 7, 2015 - 6:30 pm

How The Anti-Rape Movement Can Learn From The Rolling Stone/UVA Debacle

While misogynists will use this as “evidence” that women lie about rape, I wholeheartedly agree with Amanda Hess at Slate when she writes that the Rolling Stone/UVA disaster “cannot possibly undermine a social

Amelia McDonell-Parry | April 6, 2015 - 6:10 pm

Columbia Journalism Review Investigation Calls Rolling Stone UVA Rape Story “A Failure That Was Avoidable”

The Columbia Journalism Review has completed their investigation into Rolling Stone’s reporting and editorial practices in their story about a gang rape that allegedly occurred at the University of Virginia,…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | April 6, 2015 - 11:50 am

Check Out Ted Cruz’s Anti-Woman Campaign Platform

The ladies, he does not love them.

Rebecca Vipond Brink | March 24, 2015 - 5:30 pm

Rolling Stone Will Review Its UVA Rape Story In The April Issue

Rolling Stone will be publishing its review of its UVA campus rape article, “A Rape On Campus,” in its April issue. [Flavorwire]
And Charlottesville police say that there’s “no…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | March 23, 2015 - 5:30 pm

UVA Fraternity Has Been Reinstated After Police Found A Lack Of Evidence Supporting Gang Rape Allegations

The UVA fraternity at the center of Rolling Stone’s gang rape article was reinstated after police found no substantive evidence that a gang rape occurred. [NBC]
New York…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | January 12, 2015 - 6:00 pm

Milwaukee’s Police Brutality Might Be Even More Egregious Than Ferguson’s

The Milwaukee police officer who shot unarmed Black man Dontre Hamilton — who was sober; had a history of schizophrenia; had gotten a toxicology screen on the day of…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | December 23, 2014 - 5:30 pm

UVA Isn’t Backing Down From Its Investigation Into The Rolling Stone-Reported Gang Rape

Even if Rolling Stone is dropping the ball on supporting their source, Jackie, in the UVA gang rape scandal, UVA itself isn’t backing down from their investigation. [Slate]…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | December 10, 2014 - 5:30 pm

Black Lives Don’t Matter At The New Republic

Ta-Nehisi Coates explains why black lives didn’t and haven’t ever really mattered to The New Republic, in relation to last week’s staffing fiasco. [Atlantic]
Regarding the UVA gang…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | December 9, 2014 - 5:30 pm

Complete Piece Of Shit “Journalist” Releases Unconfirmed Name Of UVA Rape Victim “Jackie”

Sigh. Here is your daily reminder that human beings can be really, really horrible. Charles C. Johnson (above), a former writer for the conservative Daily Caller and founder of GotNews,…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | December 8, 2014 - 10:40 am

The Cop Who Killed Akai Gurley Contacted His Union Rep Before Calling 911

The NYPD officer who shot and killed Akai Gurley texted his police union rep before he called 911. [Daily Dot]
Tamir Rice’s family is suing the city of

Rebecca Vipond Brink | December 5, 2014 - 6:30 pm

The Biggest Problem With Rolling Stone’s Retraction Of Their UVA Rape Story

Earlier today, Rolling Stone dropped one hell of an editor’s note, in regards to a story they had published two weeks earlier — a blistering investigative account of a brutal…

Beejoli Shah | December 5, 2014 - 3:30 pm

Taylor Swift Covers Rolling Stone … In A Pair Of Wet Jeans?! Cringe!

Seriously, I am having visceral secondhand discomfort just looking at Taylor wearing a skintight pair of dripping wet jeans on the cover of Rolling Stone. Aside from the…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | September 8, 2014 - 6:30 pm

Katy Perry Responds To Accusations Of Racial Insensitivity

“As far as the mummy thing, I based it on plastic surgery. Look at someone like Kim Kardashian or Ice-T’s wife, Coco. Those girls aren’t African-American. But it’s actually a…

Jessica Wakeman | July 30, 2014 - 6:00 pm

Neil Patrick Harris Goes Naked With Nothing But A Top Hat For His Penis On The Cover Of Rolling Stone

The amazing Neil Patrick Harris, who currently stars in “Hedwig and the Angry Inch” on Broadway, isn’t leaving much to the imagination on the cover of the new issue…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | May 7, 2014 - 4:30 pm
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