Feminism

Why Jill Abramson Gave Her First Interview to Cosmo
It's not just because Joanna knows Jill
July 16, 2014

It's not just because Joanna knows Jill.

I Don't Care If You Like It
Women are tired of being judged by the Esquire metric
July 16, 2014

Women are tired of being judged by the Esquire metric.

The Feminist Writer's Dilemma
Women are encouraged to write about personal experiences—and then dismissed as "confessional"
July 09, 2014

Women are encouraged to write about personal experiences—and then dismissed as "confessional."

Lana Del Rey’s New Album Is a Sad Indictment of Post-Feminism
June 27, 2014

Is Lana Del Rey's "Ultraviolence" a glorification of physical abuse, or a radical appeal for self-love?

Feminists Killed Home Ec. Now They Should Bring It Back—for Boys and Girls.
May 28, 2014

Let's reboot it, tweak it, and teach it to BOTH genders.

Jill Abramson's Firing Was About Gender. And Also Not About Gender.
Why we always ask the wrong questions about sexism
May 22, 2014

And so did her hiring, as well as most other parts of her tenure. Why we always ask the wrong question about sexism.

The Gender Wage Gap Is Ugly. So Is the Right-Wing Effort to Deny It.
April 29, 2014

Next time right-wingers want to use research from a prominent economist, maybe they should check with the source first?

These Two Women Have Been to 17 Weddings and Interviewed 80 Bridesmaids
Here's what they learned about the wedding-industrial complex.
April 28, 2014

Here's what they learned about the wedding-industrial complex.

The National Women's History Museum Apparently Doesn't Much Care for Women's Historians
April 06, 2014

No actual historians are on staff—and that's led to some serious inaccuracies.

Sheryl Sandberg Is Right About the Word 'Bossy.' This Data Proves It.
March 19, 2014

Is the word used that often to criticize women? Yes, and we have proof.

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