New year, new you? Fatphobic messaging fills the airwaves in January and it’s incredibly damaging.
Ohio’s six-week abortion ban would be the harshest in the US if signed into law. It also displays a disturbing lack of compassion.
Sady Doyle’s Trainwreck explores the lurid fascination with celebrities behaving badly, and probes into the deep roots of gawking at rebellious women.
Donald Trump’s election was a slap in the face to survivors of sexual violence in the United States.
The women of Poland organised in a powerful ‘Black Monday’ protest to change the tide on a highly restrictive abortion bill.
The UK outlawed revenge porn, but did it make a difference? A disappointingly low prosecution rate suggests there’s much need for reform.
From the burkini ban to the 1920s ‘modesty police’, it’s always been political.
In her 18th book, writer and Distinguished Professor of English at CUNY Staten Island Sarah Schulman takes on the weighty topic of interpersonal conflict, abusive behavior, the “overstatement of harm,” and how the continued mistaking of conflict for abuse leads to unnecessary escalation of various problems—often leading to cruel acts of isolation, shunning, scapegoating, and …
The porn industry is a big place, and pioneers like Angie Rowntree are carving out a space of their own.
The so-called honour killing of feminist activist Qandeel Baloch was anything but, and it increases pressure on Pakistan to do something about the epidemic of violence against women.