Does every liquor really need its own "gentleman" spokesman?
Stop Calling Every Female Star a Feminist
January 06, 2014
All this wrangling over their feminist credentials is just a lot of noise.
Stop Fawning Over Pope Francis at the Expense of Women and Gay Rights
December 29, 2013
It's time for some perspective on papal hype
There Are 500 Identified Fetishes Out There. How They All Became Normal.
December 22, 2013
The real secret about perversion? It doesn't exist.
India Is Sitting on a Time-Bomb of Violence Against Women
December 22, 2013
The laws of demographics say violence against women in India will only get worse. Uh-oh.
Conservatives Mock Obamacare's Pajama Boy Because They're Scared of Him
December 19, 2013
Meet the new Marlboro Man!
Beyonce's New Album is a Feminist Manifesto
December 13, 2013
This piece originally appeared on newstatesman.com. When the biggest pop star in the world (and there’s a good case for giving Beyoncé that title) turns out a whole album fully formed with no trails or teasers, the world pays attention.
The Wall Street Journal reported this week on a spate of controversial new studies suggesting behavioral differences between men and women are due to “hard-wiring” in the brain.
Is Reading Necessarily a Hostile Experience for Young Women?
December 10, 2013
In 2007, several n+1 editors discussed books they’d read or wished they had read in college. The series of dialogues was published in a pamphlet called What We Should Have Known.
Germany Now Lets Parents Check "No Gender" on a Baby's Birth Certificate
November 01, 2013
Such legal acknowledgement of the existence of intersex conditions, which have been known about for all recorded history, comes surprisingly late. Germany is the first country in Europe, and only the second in the world after Australia, to pass such a law.