Gender

The Complicated Politics of Reporting on Female Mega-Donors
July 08, 2013

Why are so few of our political mega-donors female?

Does a Popular Form of In Vitro Fertilization Cause Autism?
July 04, 2013

There’s been a lot of chatter these past few weeks about an Atlantic article by Jean Twenge called “How Long Can You Wait to Have a Baby?” In it she debunks some of the research underlying the claim that women’s fertility declines steeply after 35.

Betty White Is Not a Sex Machine
Our culture’s cruel obsession with dirty old women
June 16, 2013

Our culture’s cruel obsession with dirty old women.

Here Come the Daddy Wars
June 14, 2013

The average American spends $144 celebrating Mother’s Day, while for Father’s Day, the figure is $82. And that Father’s Day was inspired by Mother’s Day rather than vice versa is probably the least surprising fact you will read today.

Bathrooms Are Not Separate-But-Equal
A Maine court case signals the next frontier of civil rights: transgender equality.
June 12, 2013

A Maine court case signals the next frontier of civil rights: transgender equality.

Don't Celebrate Obama's Plan B Decision Just Yet
His administration isn't done meddling in emergency contraception
June 11, 2013

Last night, after being upbraided for more than a month by women’s rights groups, the legal community, and the press, the Obama administration announced that it’s willing to ditch its legal appeal to keep emergency contraception behind the counter. “

Women Politicians Deserve More Power to Craft Military Policy
Tuesday's sexual assault hearing is proof that male veterans shouldn't have a monopoly on such matters
June 04, 2013

Tuesday's sexual assault hearing is proof that male veterans shouldn't have a monopoly on such matters.

Erick Erickson, Meet My Wife
What Fox gets wrong about female breadwinners
May 30, 2013

The truth about female breadwinners.

The Case for One
Why having just one kid is better than you think
May 30, 2013

Don't worry about having just one kid. It probably doesn't matter.

LGBT PC
Being against marriage equality doesn’t make you a monster
May 17, 2013

Being against marriage equality doesn’t make you a monster.

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