feminism

BOOOM! Elizabeth Warren Just Got CALLED OUT For What She Does To Female Staffers!

Hypocrisy at its finest. Elizabeth Warren: “#EqualPayDay isn’t a national day of celebration. It’s a national day of embarrassment.” Well, it’s certainly embarrassing for her. She pays her female
Has Theresa May Forgotten Her Feminism?

Has Theresa May Forgotten Her Feminism?

She has signaled her support of women but often stops short of voicing it.

UK Prime Minister Takes HUGE Stand Before Islam – Because….FEMINISM!

This was a pleasant surprise. Theresa May is too liberal for my tastes, but she showed backbone and defiance this week when she went to Saudi Arabia and dared to
No Romance Without … Resistance?

No Romance Without … Resistance?

Come again? In a recent interview with Marie Claire, singer Janelle Monáe discussed her ideas when it comes to participating in resistance. I’m not going to lie: As a hot-blooded, fully grown and

New birth control app lets you skip the doctor’s visit

Getting a prescription for birth control used to require a doctor’s visit, but not anymore. A new app called NurX cuts out the office trip entirely. The app can prescribe and deliver birth control,

MORONS! Feminists Say Bombing ISIS Was SEXIST Because… [VIDEO]

The stupid, it burns. Feminists are now all outraged over MOAB. Why? Well, the name, duh… ‘Mother of All Bombs’ is offensive to these twits. They think it is sexist,
Dirty Dancing: Havana Nights Star Reveals Harsh Body Shaming During Filming: ‘It Screwed Me Up for Years’

Dirty Dancing: Havana Nights Star Reveals Harsh Body Shaming During Filming: ‘It Screwed Me Up for Years’

Actress Romola Garai says experienced severe body shaming on the set of Dirty Dancing: Havana Nights that affected her mental state for years afterwards. “It was a cesspit of horrific misogyny,”

<i>The Handmaid’s Tale</i> Is a Warning to Conservative Women

Like the Kingdom of God, the Republic of Gilead is both now and not yet. Margaret Atwood’s 1985 novel The Handmaid’s Tale conjures a theocratic dystopia—a version of the United States taken over by
We Are Lisa Simpson: 30 Years with the Smartest and Saddest Kid in Grade Two

We Are Lisa Simpson: 30 Years with the Smartest and Saddest Kid in Grade Two

Lisa Simpson and every ambitious, out-of-place, or caring woman hold a special relationship. Broadly spoke to a Simpsons writer to reflect on how Lisa and almost every girl you know have shaped each

Ivanka’s shallow narrative of women’s empowerment at the W20 summit

This is not how women’s empowerment works.Ivanka Trump, International Monetary Fund Managing Director Christine Lagarde, and German Chancellor Angela Merkel, from left, attend a panel at the W20
When Hair Becomes a Site of Resistance

When Hair Becomes a Site of Resistance

Nakeya Brown is one of 40 women artists and photographers redefining the female gaze
How Netflix’s <i>Hot Girls Wanted </i>Demeans the Women it Wants to Empower

How Netflix’s <i>Hot Girls Wanted </i>Demeans the Women it Wants to Empower

Where is the line between “fair use” in the legal sense and ethical transgression? As Vocativ reported on Monday, several adult performers have accused the producers of the Netflix documentary series
Isn't It Relevant That the Star of The Handmaid's Tale Belongs to a Secretive, Allegedly Oppressive Religion?

Isn't It Relevant That the Star of The Handmaid's Tale Belongs to a Secretive, Allegedly Oppressive Religion?

The Handmaid’s Tale is one of the finest dystopian novels ever written, and it is, inescapably and fundamentally, about women’s oppression under an ultra-conservative regime. The much-anticipated Hulu
The Liberating Obsessiveness of <i>I Love Dick</i>

The Liberating Obsessiveness of <i>I Love Dick</i>

There is a scene in the second episode of I Love Dick, the new Amazon original series from Jill Soloway, in which two characters debate the aesthetic appeal of straight lines. Dick (Kevin Bacon), an

Marching for Women on May Day

Today, the organizers behind the International Women’s Strike will march in New York City’s May Day parade. The IWS faction will wear red, in solidarity with both workers and women. The marching bloc
The Surprising Role of Clergy in the Abortion Fight Before Roe v. Wade

The Surprising Role of Clergy in the Abortion Fight Before Roe v. Wade

In the half-decade before Roe v. Wade, respected religious leaders participated in a nationwide struggle to make abortion more accessible

Video: Can gender-fluid non-binary poetry slams help Democrats take back the Rust Belt?

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Watch: Black Women Dive Headfirst Into the Future With Virtual Reality Project

Watch: Black Women Dive Headfirst Into the Future With Virtual Reality Project

NeuroSpeculative AfroFeminism is an art installation and virtual reality experience recently featured at the Tribeca Film Festival. The project, which seeks to put women of color in the virtual

Andrea Mitchell GOES OFF: ‘You Have White Men Cutting Healthcare for Women’ [VIDEO]

Andrea Mitchell interviewed Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price about the new GOP health bill, on Meet the Press. In the exchange, Mitchell displayed her racism while Price showed

Dove Takes Objectification of Women to Another Level

Objectification is not a metaphor. It is a term you can use to describe treating or perceiving women like objects, but in advertising it involves representing women as objects, or vice versa. The beer