“What should I do with my face while I walk down the hallway alone at school?” Tuesday is Native American women’s equal pay day. Here’s what you should know on last week’s NLRB ruling. Everything is bigger in Texas… except for abortion access. Congrats to Callisto, the survivor-centered online campus GBV reporting system, which launched this […]
It’s not just Trump: With Ben Carson and Carly Fiorina on the rise, Republicans are loving outsiders and shunning politicians.
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Mysterious Italian novelist Elena Ferrante is annoyed about speculation that’s she’s actually a man. A Catholic woman who’s had an abortion on what the Pope’s new order means to her. “Emotional labor isn’t a silly fluffy girl skill. It’s a life skill.” And more men need to practice it. Some female Muslim superheroes to check out. “Beyond […]
For the past few years, we’ve have 50th anniversaries for an awful lot of things: assassinations, protests, movies, TV shows, concerts, toys, art, songs, comics, sports, and more. Each one makes me feel older (as if I wouldn’t feel older each day anyway). Show More Summary
American workers’ wages have been stagnant for 40 years. The Pope’s comments are just stigma masquerading as understanding. 5 music videos set in Africa that are at least better than Taylor Swift’s. Dear filmmakers: Stalking is not romantic. Netflix gives 12 months paid maternity leave to its highly paid employees but just 12 weeks to its […]
Image: markus spiske, flickr What do you need to meet or exceed expectations? If you're not being handed what you need, and who is, it's your job to ask for it. Oh the intimidation of asking for what we need! Here's a cheat sheet: Privately, at your desk or at home: Define what you need to meet or exceed expectations. Show More Summary
What do you need to meet or exceed expectations? If you're not being handed what you need, and who is, it's your job to ask for it. Oh the intimidation of asking for what we need! Here's a cheat sheet: Privately, at your desk or at home: Define what you need to meet or exceed expectations. Really dig into the Why. Show More Summary
Ashley Diamond, the trans woman suing the Georgia prison system, has been released on parole. What the reactions to a potential Joe Biden campaign compared to Hillary Clinton’s tell us about sexism in presidential politics. “We can’t afford to lose even one more tool that keeps us alive in this economy of violence. There are […]
WTF. Georgia judge throws out a domestic violence case after asking if the couple still “gets it on.” Five ways to be resilient in the face of abortion stigma. The LA Review of Books talks with our own Alexandra Brodsky and her co-editor about their forthcoming anthology The Feminist Utopia Project. The book is out […]
Labor Day is almost here, which means television is about to return! And if you're a little hazy on what happened in all those season finales, we've got your cheat sheet. Below, a quick recap of how things ended on Empire, Scandal, The Walking Dead, Homeland, and 18 more shows.... More »
You have read the magazines, studied the injury reports and analyzed all the offseason movement. Perhaps you have participated in a couple of mock drafts or created your own war list. But the time for study is getting short. Your fantasy...Show More Summary
If the Trump thing was ever funny, it isn’t now. No, we can’t replace Planned Parenthood with “crisis pregnancy centers.” Twitter’s new goals for a more diverse workforce show just how dire the current situation is. Owen Labrie found guilty of misdemeanor sex assault. New York Times questions Rentboy.com raid.
Here's what to watch for on MTV's 32nd annual iteration of the awards show.
Our own Katherine on that NYT piece questioning the benefit of sex reassignment surgery for trans people: “Medical transition helped me take ownership of my body. Activism and political change is required to ameliorate the rest.” Increasingly,...Show More Summary
Today is Women’s Equality Day! Yeah, we’re still waiting on that… Here are seven women of color who fought for gender equality and nine badass suffragettes. New favorite Tumblr: Fat people flipping you off. Columbia students aren’t impressed with their school’s new “Consent is BAE” campaign. “Amazon, Netflix, and Goldman Sachs are just the extreme end […]
No matter what you do throughout the season, your fantasy football hopes can rely on your performance in the first few rounds of the draft. Don't mess it up. While there are certainly situations outside of your control like injuries and off-field issues, you want to make sure you build a core that can last you an entire season. Show More Summary
It’s Black Breastfeeding Week. Here are some of the structural barriers to breastfeeding that communities of color face. Saudi women can register to vote for the first time. The fact that women and people of color are still underrepresented in medicine has consequences for patients’ health. Claudia Rankine on the meaning of Serena Williams. Dee […]
If you’re new to using Microsoft Excel, or an experienced user looking for a good visual reference, this handy cheat sheet covers eight helpful tricks for becoming a spreadsheet pro. Read more...
Ban frats. Black Lives Matter organizers will hold rallies across the country tomorrow calling attention to the black trans women who have been murdered this year. Pregnancy is painful, difficult, and dangerous, and no one should be forced into it. Laughing while black will apparently get you kicked off a train. Meet the protestors who want Planned […]