Sexism

I Don’t Want to Be an Excuse for Racist Violence Anymore
June 22, 2015

We can’t talk about Charleston without talking about white women. Because Dylann Roof did.

How to Rid the Science Lab of Sexism
June 15, 2015

No matter what a Nobel Prize-winning scientist says about women in the lab, it doesn’t help to suggest segregating them—even in jest.

The Marginalization of Women in Mainstream Country Music
June 02, 2015

To succeed in the genre, you just have to be a guy who likes staring at women.

Forget Staying Beautiful. Women Should Aspire to Eternal Coolness.
April 27, 2015

Chloë Sevigny, Patti Smith, and Kim Gordon get it.

Hillary Clinton Needs to Be More Fake
April 08, 2015

The hunt for an authentic Hillary Clinton has been going on for more than a decade, but she’s actually very easy to find. She lives on YouTube.

Your Sense of Humor Doesn't Have to Match Your Politics
April 06, 2015

It’s possible to laugh and squirm—or to laugh and disapprove—at the same time.

A Biology Professor Mansplains Why Women Are Superior. No Thanks.
April 01, 2015

"Women do cry more easily," he writes. "But life on this planet isn’t threatened by women’s tears."

Andy Borowitz Is the Only Comedian Qualified to Replace Jon Stewart
March 31, 2015

Who else could survive the internet outrage machine?

Ellen Pao Is Following Anita Hill's Example
March 30, 2015

How taking sexual discrimination claims public forces cultural change.

The Supreme Court Just Sided with Pregnant Working Women
March 25, 2015

A big win for working women in a 6—3 decision. 

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