Back when I was a cute li'l co-ed — cardigan buttoned up to the neck and ponytail a-flippin' — I signed up for an introductory woman's studies course at my university. It was a good class, but I couldn't help but notice how the more I learned from it, the more radical and frightening things started to get. Read more...
I was a single woman living in Istanbul. But on the Internet, I was a suburban mother of two, doling out advice
She might be one of the stars of Bravo’s Ladies of London, but Noelle Reno is an American at heart. Born in Seattle, the Bravolebrity relocated to the British city… READ ON
The nanny squatter seems to have emboldened scumbags in California to take advantage of one of their numerous idiotic liberal laws. Now another woman in California is facing a legal battle thanks to a squatter who refuses to leave her...Show More Summary
Conor Oberst has dismissed his federal libel lawsuit against Joanie Faircloth, the North Carolina woman who accused him of sexual assault in a comment thread on xoJane. Faircloth released a statement publicly recanting her accusation...Show More Summary
The missing, pregnant wife of a Marine may have been shot while out on a “special day” of hunting last month with her married ex-Marine neighbor, with whom she was having an affair, a shocking search warrant details.
Jesus would drive American. (via Fort Wayne PD) A Indiana woman ran over a motorcyclist and slammed into a Ford pickup truck because she let Jesus take the wheel. Which is crazy because, you know, the DMV has no record of issuing him a drivers license. Show More Summary
Inspired by the outcry over the Ellis-axing of Mary Phillips, the Mission Dolores woman who stands to lose her apartment of 50 years, something called the Anti-Eviction Mapping Project has plotted the Bay Area properties owned by Phillips' landlord,...
For some dads, having a baby boy can feel like sharing the woman in their lives with another little man. That was the inspiration behind California dad Erik Bogh's hilarious new video. Titled "The Other Man," the three-minute video shows Bogh, his wife Mary, and their 15-month-old son Ryker on a typical morning at home. Show More Summary
Before a Staffordshire Bull Terrier puppy called George entered his life, John Dolan lived on a roller coaster of drug abuse, crime, prison, and life on the streets. Then a homeless woman dumped a puppy in his lap, and his life changed. “He was quite an aggressive dog and he would growl at you. Show More Summary
TCU "separated" from defensive end Devonte Fields today after a woman who said she had dated him accused him of pointing a gun at her and punching her in the face over the weekend. Read more...
Sex spreadsheets are hot right now, even if the sex lives of those using Microsoft Office to chronicle the daily void they're experiencing are far from it. It all started when one woman discovered her husband's spreadsheet of her excuses...Show More Summary
Congratulations to Janet Mock and Marie Claire! Mock is joining the magazine as a contributing editor. Baltimore has been hit particularly hard by the epidemic of violence against trans women of color. A Baltimore trans woman speaks out at TransGriot. Jon Stewart on the trouble with talking about Gaza in the US media. How public [...]
Fact: Boobs bounce when women run. Fact: Society thinks bouncing boobs are somehow offensive. So what happens when a woman wearing a strapless top jogs along the beach -- in slow motion...as Chariots of Fires plays -- while her boobs bounce uncontrollably all to sell a "strapless" fitness tracker from TomTom? The ad gets banned, of course. Show More Summary
JUSTICE: California Highway Patrol Seizes Medical Records Of Woman An Officer Was Caught On Tape Beating.
An Ohio man convicted along with his girlfriend of enslaving a mentally disabled woman for two years through intimidation, threats and abuse was sentenced Tuesday to 30 years in federal prison.
I don't know that I have ever met a woman who hasn't been harassed on the street at some point in her life. It happens with such frequency, I think it's easy to almost forget what a violation it is. As women, we get used to blocking the sounds of men on the street out, turning the other way, or pretending we simply can't hear them. Show More Summary
'It’s good to dance even if I only have one leg.,' said Best
In a revealing interview with Salon, Donna Tartt once said, "I had a fairly well-known editor tell me that The Secret History would never be published because no successful book by a woman had ever been written from the point of view...Show More Summary
by Jia Tolentino Our choices, apparently, are these: either damn any Serious Woman who's worn lipstick while photographed, or take her Chanel habit as providing serious insight into her intelligence and/or soul. How awful that sounds. Show More Summary