Why Jill Abramson Gave Her First Interview to Cosmo
July 16, 2014
It's not just because Joanna knows Jill.
Conservatives Are Obsessed With Debunking the 1-in-5 Rape Statistic. They're Wrong, Too.
June 27, 2014
A report from the Independent Women's Forum, where facts are stupid things.
And so did her hiring, as well as most other parts of her tenure. Why we always ask the wrong question about sexism.
There’s a sad irony to the rampant valorization of motherhood by corporate America.
Woman-Specific Financial Advice Guides Are a Crock
May 02, 2014
Are women less savvy with money? No. They're more likely to disadvantaged by the economic system—something a spate of recent books ignores.
The Uselessness of Hating Sheryl Sandberg
February 27, 2014
Blaming the "Lean In" author for capitalism or competitive parenting is another way of letting the guys off the hook
All the Jobs Growth Last Month Went to Women. (And That's Not Necessarily Good News for Them.)
January 15, 2014
A remarkable piece of news came out along with last month's job report—of the 74,000 jobs added to the U.S. economy in December, all of them went to women.
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.
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.
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.