Gender

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.

In Gosnell Verdict, Both Sides Claim Victory
Pro-life and pro-choice groups talk past each other, even when they're celebrating
May 14, 2013

Pro-life and pro-choice groups talk past each other, even when they're celebrating.

What’s Not Wrong With Network TV
Three critics find the bright spots in a medium in transition
May 14, 2013

Three critics find the bright spots in a medium in transition.

Angelina Jolie's Mastectomy Was the Right Decision for Her, But Not for Everyone
May 13, 2013

I don’t have a whole lot in common with Angelina Jolie, but we do share a terrifying family history of breast cancer. Like Jolie, I lost my mother to cancer—mine at 49, Jolie’s at 56.

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