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‘Crazy Ex-Girlfriend’ star Rachel Bloom lampoons women’s magazine tips in new song

November 5, 2018

Crazy Ex-Girlfriend star Rachel Bloom has been skewering unrealistic expectations of women (set by both men and women) and debunking sex myths for years. But now, the actress, singer, and comedian has a new platform: a musical magazine cover. For the cover of the fall issue of Allure, Bloom wrote a superb song about the […]

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‘I feel outraged, exhausted and betrayed’: Kavanaugh nomination the feminist response

November 4, 2018

Leading feminists discuss Kavanaughs confirmation to the supreme court and whats next for American women Weeks of protest and dramatic days of testimony and speeches on Capitol Hill have brought the US to the point where ultra-conservative federal judge Linda Sarsour, one of the organisers of the This is not just a blow to women. […]

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25+ Times Women Posted The Funniest Things On Tumblr

October 25, 2018

Bored Panda has collected a list of clever and humorous Tumblr posts from women, that so perfectly encapsulate the everyday nonsense we go through (yes there are quite a few bra complaints). Men if you read these stories some of them may come as a surprise to you, but to answer your question, yes this […]

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The Kavanaugh hearing proves yet again the US hates women | Arwa Mahdawi

October 12, 2018

Republicans rallying around Kavanaugh shouldnt expect women to accept that without a fight: patriarchy is on borrowed time The Week in Patriarchy is a weekly roundup of whats happening in the world of feminism and sexism. If youre not already receiving it by email, Wall Street Journals editorial board has called for him to be […]

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Sexual assault is fun if we can all ‘lighten up’ about it

October 4, 2018

A South Carolina congressman pokes fun at sexual assault allegations facing Brett Kavanaugh and manages to belittle Ruth Bader Ginsburg at the same time The Week in Patriarchy is a weekly roundup of whats happening in the world of feminism and sexism. If youre not already receiving it by email, opened up an election debate […]

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These moving stairs transform into an elevator for people with wheelchairs

October 4, 2018

Image: Jessica Miglio/Netflix Major spoilers for Ozark: Season 2 lie ahead.  From Narcos to Breaking Bad, crime dramas have gained a reputation for using shallow female characters as little more than emotional fodder for male stories. Frequently minimized as damsels in distress and exasperating nags, women within the genre exist almost exclusively to portray girlfriends, […]

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Tinder in India launches My Move, a Bumble-like feature where women chat first

September 29, 2018

Tinder in India is now rolling out a new feature that allows women to make the first move. The setting, called “My Move,” is similar to the core feature in rival dating app Bumble, which is currently enmeshed in multiple lawsuits with Tinder parent Match Group. Match sued Bumble for patent violations following failed acquisition […]

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Artist Shows What Women Have To Go Through Almost Everyday And How To Deal With It In 20+ Illustrations

September 27, 2018

Carol Rossetti is a 30-year-old artist from Brazil who has been drawing illustrations about strong women and their struggles for over four years. “I started working with illustration a couple of years after college. I created a page on Facebook to post a drawing every day, as a way for me to build up a […]

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Miss America 2019 on scrapped swimsuit segment: ‘These women onstage are more than just that’

September 15, 2018

Miss New York Nia Imani Franklin wins the 2019 Miss America Pageant, the first in history without a swimsuit segment.Image: ABC via Getty Images Miss America 2019 has been crowned, and she’s thankful the bikinis have been ditched. Representing New York, Nia Imani Franklin won the title in Atlantic City on Sunday night, in the […]

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Can we just shut up about women’s voices?

September 14, 2018

What has the vocal fry outcry done to us?Image: vicky leta / mashable “If you say ‘like’ one more time, I’m gonna lose my shit.” These were the words uttered to me through gritted teeth as I sat in green plastic patio furniture on a humid summer night a few years back. The words dried […]

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