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A reading list for men who care about feminism

A reading list for men who care about feminism

I often fantasize of a world in which male friends casually chat about bell hooks or Audre Lorde, as my female friends and I do.…
What do we do with Kobe Bryant now?

What do we do with Kobe Bryant now?

When Kobe Bryant retired two and a half years ago, I wrote a piece about the legacy of his 2003 rape case. In my reporting, I noted that the case laid forth a blueprint for victim-blaming, damaging
Binny Bansal left Flipkart after Walmart investigated a sexual-misconduct complaint

Binny Bansal left Flipkart after Walmart investigated a sexual-misconduct complaint

Six months after Flipkart, India’s largest homegrown e-commerce firm was acquired by the world’s largest retailer, Walmart, both its founders have left the building—one more…
Listen: Glenn Close on What ‘Fatal Attraction’ Means in the #MeToo Era

Listen: Glenn Close on What ‘Fatal Attraction’ Means in the #MeToo Era

Glenn Close has thought about what “Fatal Attraction” means in the #MeToo era — and she’s got an idea for how to retell the story. “I think she’s considered more of a victim now,” Close said of Alex
‘A scary time for men’: Alex Trebek talks #MeToo, politics and his ‘Jeopardy!’ legacy

‘A scary time for men’: Alex Trebek talks #MeToo, politics and his ‘Jeopardy!’ legacy

It's a well-documented fact that Alex Trebek can talk at length about almost anything.

#MeToo Comes Out of the Shadows

As the tech industry’s issues with sexual harassment, workplace mistreatment, and abuse of power move into public view, employees are holding their companies accountable with displays of activism. The
Clinton pollster: Get ready for Hillary 4.0 in 2020

Clinton pollster: Get ready for Hillary 4.0 in 2020

Fourth time's the charmless? The post Clinton pollster: Get ready for Hillary 4.0 in 2020 appeared first on Hot Air.
Sam Lipsyte on the Double Meaning of “Character”

Sam Lipsyte on the Double Meaning of “Character”

Willing Davidson talks to Sam Lipsyte about “Show Recent Some Love,” his short story from the November 19, 2018, issue of The New Yorker.
After the midterms, over 100 US public officials accused of sexual misconduct are out of office

After the midterms, over 100 US public officials accused of sexual misconduct are out of office

Women are arguably the winner of this electoral cycle. Come January, at least 125 of them will be members of Congress—an unprecedented number that crowns…
Facebook ends forced arbitration for sexual misconduct claims after Google

Facebook ends forced arbitration for sexual misconduct claims after Google

Change, inspired by the #MeToo movement, appears to be contagious. Facebook will suspend its policy of forcing employees to present sexual misconduct claims at a secret legal proceeding known as
Google announces changes to sexual misconduct procedures

Google announces changes to sexual misconduct procedures

Google can apparently still live by "Don't be evil" when it wants to. In an email sent to employees Thursday, Google CEO Sundar Pichai said that Google was making changes to the way that it handled
Former NFL player and feminist Wade Davis on men in the #MeToo movement

Former NFL player and feminist Wade Davis on men in the #MeToo movement

Wade Davis is a former NFL player and self-identified radical feminist. He works with men at Google, Netflix, and other companies to remove barriers that…
Harassed Out of Hollywood: A Veteran Stuntwoman Reflects on Life in the Movies and on the Blacklist

Harassed Out of Hollywood: A Veteran Stuntwoman Reflects on Life in the Movies and on the Blacklist

Throughout the ’60s, ’70s, and ’80s, Jean Coulter was a leading stuntwoman in Hollywood, racking up hundreds of credits on shows like Charlie’s Angels, Wonder Woman, M*A*S*H*, and Days of Our Lives.
Hundreds of women candidates are ready to make history

Hundreds of women candidates are ready to make history

SAN FRANCISCO, CALIFORNIA — Tracking hundreds of women candidates running in races at every level, in every U.S. state and territory, requires spreadsheets. Lots of spreadsheets. Volunteers and staff
This Is the Emotional and Financial Cost of Sexual Assault

This Is the Emotional and Financial Cost of Sexual Assault

"I sometimes find myself very depressed over the question: 'Who would I be had I not been raped?'”
Under Armour reimbursed employees for visits to strip clubs until early 2018

Under Armour reimbursed employees for visits to strip clubs until early 2018

Under Armour is doing its best to give Nike a run for its money, and not just in footwear sales. Roughly eight months after Nike’s…
Why it’s still a Spice World in 2018

Why it’s still a Spice World in 2018

The Spice Girls’ social media accounts posted a video today (Nov. 5) that featured four of the group’s five members arguing over Ginger Spice’s outfit,…
Karena Virginia Told Her Story in 2016. It’s Been a Long Two Years

Karena Virginia Told Her Story in 2016. It’s Been a Long Two Years

Jia Tolentino talks to Karena Virginia, one of the women who have accused Donald Trump of sexual misconduct, about watching the #MeToo movement unfold.

Sabrina Spellman's #MeToo moment

Sabrina Spellman is a tramp.
Women pose nude for ‘Grab Them By the Ballot’ photos to encourage people to vote for Democrats

Women pose nude for ‘Grab Them By the Ballot’ photos to encourage people to vote for Democrats

Ten women from Vermont – representing a variety of shapes, sizes and ages – posed nude for a “Grab Them By The Ballot” photo shoot…