Gender

Unhappy Marriages May Produce More Daughters
July 18, 2014

Upending a decades-long assumption that having daughters can lead to higher rates of divorce.

I Don't Care If You Like It
July 16, 2014

Women are tired of being judged by the Esquire metric.

Why We Still Can't Erase the Gender Pay Gap
July 11, 2014

Despite significant gains since the 1960s, we still can't erase the gender pay gap. Here are some solutions.

Grown Women Don't Need a 'Best Friend'
July 10, 2014

Why do women feel the need to label their friendships?

The Feminist Writer's Dilemma
July 09, 2014

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

It's Time to Fix the Very Pale, Very Male Boardroom
July 09, 2014

Despite the benefits of diverse leadership, boardrooms and C-suites are still lacking women and minorities. How do we fix it?

The Essay That Launched the Term "Mansplaining"
July 04, 2014

Rebecca Solnit's 'Men Explain Things to Me' explains this international scourge.

Paid Family Leave in America Is a Disgrace
July 01, 2014

The state of family leave in this country is abysmal. But we are making progress. 

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