Tell Scott Walker: forced vaginal ultrasounds are not “a cool thing.” Auburn University employee arrested for distributing date rape drug. Black women represent 5.8% of SF’s female population, but accounted for 45.5% of all female arrests in 2013. 18 undocumented students who received TheDream.US scholarships share their stories and thoughts on college. “We can commend the […]
It’s a busy week for candidates, as Bernie Sanders, Rick Santorum, and George Pataki all kick off their campaigns.
Posted by Cyrus-Shepard Today we're excited to make freely available the new Web Developer's SEO Cheat Sheet 3.0. Ever since the indelible Danny Dover created the original version in 2008, the SEO Cheat Sheet has been downloaded tens...Show More Summary
Happy birthday, Sally Ride! Maggie Gyllenhaal, age 37, was told recently that she was too old to play the lover of a man who was 55. 5 things to know about female servicemembers. Meet Amanda Saab, the first hijab-wearing TV chef in the US. Protesting the “tampon tax.” Texas is pushing through a law that will make […]
Bernie Sanders announces his run on May 26, and he’ll be closely followed by Republican George Pataki and Democrat Martin O’Malley.
Feast your eyeballs on my step-by-step guide to how to enjoy your beer of choice the way it was intended in some of America’s top beer destinations.
Many of us have been learning more about the data lake, especially in the last 6 months. Some suggest that the data lake is just a reincarnation of the data warehouse—in the spirit of “been there, done that.” Others focus on how much...Show More Summary
Say Her Name. Why do “you people” care so much about crisis pregnancy centers? On living in fear of telling the truth: a Stanford student’s experience with SAE, retaliation, and Title IX. Mad Men and the Movement. “American meritocracy has thus become precisely what it was invented to combat: a mechanism for the dynastic transmission of […]
10 must-read stories that will explain what you can expect from the workout, why it produces awesome results, and where you can get your sweat on.
Thank you so much to everyone who’s donated to Feministing for Give OUT Day! It’s not too late to give: the fundraising continues until midnight EST. Sounds like the days of the Boy Scouts’ ban on gay leaders are numbered. Meanwhile, conservative groups are mad that the Girl Scouts accept trans girls. “I am not […]
Columbia’s president refused to shake Emma Sulkowicz’s hand when she accepted her diploma. Los Angeles is becoming the largest city to raise its minimum wage to $15 per hour. In a new survey, US teens say the primary reason why they don’t use birth control is because they’re afraid their parents will find out. A […]
Emma Sulkowicz carried her mattress across the stage at Columbia’s commencement today. The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission has filed a lawsuit against 10 oil companies for paying women less than men for the same work. “So yes, Black feminism is salvation.” Women are apparently required to wear heels to the Cannes Film Festival. The trial of […]
In a new study, daughters of working mothers completed more years of education, were more likely to be employed, and earned higher incomes. Black women’s lives don’t matter in academia either. An interview with the director of an organization that helps women in Ireland travel abroad to get safe, legal abortions. An interview with the […]
Bobby Jindal forms an exploratory committee, while Lindsey Graham sets June 1 as the date for his announcement.
If you?re planning a trip to San Francisco and you?d like to add on a couple of relaxing days to experience wine country but you?re in the throes of a dilemma trying to choose between the different regions, to say nothing of the hundreds of wineries. Show More Summary
Not all board games are created equal. For every straightforward title such as Catan, there’s a depressing complex Arkham Horror. Fortunately, you don’t have to go wading through the rulebooks for these more challenging-to-learn games — you can instead grab a cheat sheet from online repository The Esoteric Order of Gamers. More »
The ACA’s anti-discrimination provision could mean big things for reproductive care access. Should the labor movement support universal basic income? The entire USC School of Art and Design first year class dropped out in protest. Student survivors of assault, abuse, and harassment: what was the financial impact of the violence? A remarkable NYT story on […]
Summer in NYC means one thing: getting out of town. For most, that means going "out east" to the Hamptons, where the air is cooler, the dress is tonier, and the ritzy parties never stop. As once-quiet hamlets like Montauk have become...Show More Summary
Nick Barnes is a football commentator for BBC Radio Newcastle. For each match he does, Barnes dedicates two pages in his notebook for pre-match notes, lineups, player stats, match stats, and dozens of other little tidbits. Wonderful folk infographics. Show More Summary
Where on earth is Don Draper going to end up? Is Betty going to die? Check our guide and find out where each character stands.