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Feminism

  1. power
    Why Did I Think She Wouldn’t Die?I see now that attributing superhuman strength to Ruth Bader Ginsburg doesn’t do her enough justice.
  2. activism
    ‘Fear Is Fuel’At a New York memorial for Ruth Bader Ginsburg, women wondered how to channel their grief into action.
  3. power
    25 Famous Women on AngerQuotes from Serena Williams, Naomi Campbell, Fiona Apple, and more.
  4. culture
    Chatting With the Feminist Icon I Played on TVBrenda Feigen talks to Ari Graynor, who portrays Feigen in Mrs. America.
  5. 2020 election
    In Kamala, I Am Surprised to See MyselfPolitics in 2020 left me feeling cynical. And then Biden chose Harris.
  6. statues
    Donald Trump Leans InThe president will build a HUGE statue for LADIES.
  7. the body politic
    Biden’s Fantasy of Female SubmissionThe Democrats have completely botched this VP pick.
  8. reading the signs
    Ivanka, Dressed in White, Is Always Selling PrivilegeAnother unsettling image for the Trump-women’s yearbook.
  9. close reads
    The Bold Type Embraced Its Worst Self This SeasonKat Edison’s season-four story line is more than a betrayal of the character. It’s a betrayal of the show’s most appealing fantasy.
  10. "woke bae"
    A Brief Tour of Joss Whedon’s Many ControversiesFrom accusations of “gross, abusive” behavior on-set to claims that he postured as a feminist to hide his infidelities.
  11. covid-19
    Will the Pandemic Reshape Child Care for Good?Without action from lawmakers, the future of child care could be precarious.
  12. we regret to inform you
    J.K. Rowling Explains Her Anti-Trans Comments With More Anti-Trans CommentsShe wrote a 3,670-word blog post. Like half her books, it’s simply too long.
  13. history lessons
    How Mrs. America’s Characters Compare to Their Real-Life CounterpartsThe series about the 1970s ERA ratification effort doesn’t need to digress from history for the sake of a good story — but it still occasionally does.
  14. joe biden
    Here’s What Women’s Groups Are Saying About Joe Biden and Tara ReadeReade’s story creates a dilemma for feminist groups.
  15. recommendations
    Mrs. America Is My Own Personal Marvel MovieHeroes! Villains! (I’ve never seen a Marvel movie.)
  16. joe biden
    Feminism Should Make You UncomfortableWe shouldn’t ignore the lessons of Me Too for the sake of Joe Biden.
  17. power
    The Biden TrapAs the candidate faces credible assault allegations, his progressive female colleagues are being offered a poisoned chalice.
  18. so you want to be president
    When ‘The Woman Pledge’ Is a Red HerringThe problem with Joe Biden’s promise to pick a female running mate.
  19. feminism
    Why Should We Want a Woman President?A woman president would make history. That isn’t enough.
  20. feminism
    Amy Klobuchar Is the Ultimate #GirlBossKlobuchar’s candidacy appeals to aspirant middle managers.
  21. feminism
    We Need a Smarter Conversation About Feminism in PoliticsHillary Clinton should amplify the needs and work of women far less powerful than she is.
  22. politics
    National Archives Apologizes for Censoring Protest Signs From Women’s MarchThe agency digitally altered protester’s signs to remove mentions of Trump and women’s anatomy in a failed effort to avoid controversy.
  23. women's suffrage
    Will Virginia Revive the ERA?Republicans say the window for ratifying the amendment has closed.
  24. reproductive rights
    What It’s Like to Endure a Forced Ultrasound Before Your Abortion“I remember feeling so annoyed and dismayed. I was almost having an out-of-body experience.”
  25. word choice
    The Weaponization of ‘Mansplaining’When mansplaining describes everything and nothing, it’s time to retire the term.
  26. politics
    Did Emma Sulkowicz Get Redpilled?At the very least, she’s found a new social set.
  27. books
    Hm, Why Was Naomi Wolf’s Book Release Canceled in the U.S.?Several months ago, the author found out mid-interview that some of her research was disastrously incorrect.
  28. politics
    Abortion and Same-Sex Marriage Will Finally Be Legal in Northern IrelandActivists and supporters celebrated the overturn of draconian abortion laws that have governed the country since 1861.
  29. power
    I Love Watching These Women in SpaceJessica Meir and Christina Koch made history on the first all-woman spacewalk today — but for them it was business as usual.
  30. snl
    Phoebe Waller-Bridge Speaks Uncomfortable Truths in Her SNL Opening MonologueFinally, a definitive answer to the mystery of Hot Priest.
  31. #metoo
    Chanel Miller Gives Powerful Interview About Surviving Brock Turner AssaultThe woman previously known as “Emily Doe” in the Brock Turner case talks about her assault with 60 Minutes.
  32. close reads
    Unbelievable Is the Most Feminist Crime Show I’ve Ever SeenThe quiet but sturdy feminism of Netflix’s remarkable true-crime drama.
  33. games
    The Monopoly Man Has Been Replaced by a Monopoly Girl BossHer name is “Ms. Monopoly.”
  34. #metoo
    ‘Emily Doe’ From the Brock Turner Case Is Ready for You to Know Her NameIt’s Chanel Miller.
  35. power
    Real Equality Is When We Can Elect a Female SlobBoris Johnson has become the latest man known for slovenly buffoonery to be elected to high office.
  36. have you seen this woman?
    Ivanka Is Officially Done Pretending to Care About Anyone But HerselfIvanka Trump’s silence is specific and self-preserving.
  37. health
    Every Girl I Knew Was On ItWhy some women are questioning hormonal birth control.
  38. honky tonk angels
    Country Gals Are Being Wrangled Out of Country RadioThis is why Taylor Swift went pop, y’all.
  39. feminism
    Inside the Near Meltdown of the Roxane Gay–Christina Hoff Sommers TourA rowdy crowd, an attempt to suppress the video via a legal threat, and ongoing controversy over the host — it didn’t turn out as planned.
  40. power
    Cool Teens Fight Back After Boys Circulate List Ranking Their LooksThey took matters into their own hands after deciding the boys’ punishment wasn’t enough.
  41. power
    NASA Is Canceling Its First All-Female Space WalkThanks to … space suit sizing issues.
  42. profile
    The Feminist Paradox of Cathy GuisewiteShe made a wildly successful comic strip by and for women. But to her critics, she’s just another example of compromised feminism.
  43. campaign trail
    8 Women on the People Who Inspire ThemThey’re part of a new Instagram campaign for a good cause.
  44. she's worth it
    Some Subtle Celebration Suggestions for International Women’s DayFor brands looking to show love to ladies all over the world.
  45. international women's day
    To All the Mediocre Women Out ThereHappy International Women’s Day to you.
  46. books
    Sex, Lies, and Andrea DworkinReconsidering unflinchingly angry feminist writing.
  47. human rights
    24-Year-Old Woman Delivers Stillborn Baby in ICE CustodyDays after the 24-year-old went into premature labor, she was released from ICE detention.
  48. talking to
    What Happened When We Started a Feminism Club at Our Catholic Boys School“We had a whole meeting about Kavanaugh. One day a student from Regis could be a Supreme Court nominee.”
  49. 2019 oscars
    A Film About Periods Just Won an Oscar“I can’t believe a film about menstruation just won an Oscar!”
  50. reading the signs
    Lee Radziwill and the Cinderella TrapGlamorous in life and even after death, the princess was forever compared to her sister.
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