Feminism is the belief that men and women should have equal rights. It also describes the political and social movement in which women strive to achieve that equality. The Internet and social media have helped bring coverage of feminist issues to the forefront—from narrowing the wage gap and fighting for reproductive rights to men’s and women’s everyday roles in sex and parenting.
2 women are making history as the first females to enlist in Navy special operations
The women will undergo 'the ultimate test of a man's will.'
20 AGs demand DeVos maintain Obama’s college sexual assault guidelines
They're ready to take 'legal action' to protect victims.
Andy Murray corrects reporter’s casual sexism
The conference took a turn when Murray corrected a reporter's question.
Betsy DeVos is turning to the men’s rights movement for advice on campus sexual assault
It remains unclear how the education secretary will move forward with Obama's Title IX guidelines.
Cards Against Humanity now has a ‘Her’ edition—and it is gloriously infuriating
It's $5 more and pink because women 'are worth it.'
Misguided male film critic is mad the Bechdel Test isn’t fair to male-dominated Hollywood
Bad Take City, population: This guy.
The internet could not be more excited to have Malala Yousafzai on Twitter
We're ready for Malala's positive tweets.
Sheila Michaels, feminist credited for popularizing ‘Ms,’ dies at 78
'I was looking for a title for a woman who did not belong to a man.'
Oregon greenlights requirement for all insurers to cover abortion
Under the new reproductive health act, even undocumented immigrants would be covered.
In Trump’s White House, the gender pay gap has tripled
This is worse than the national average was in 1980.
You can now send a vibrator to Congress to protest the healthcare bill
Here's a unique way to support Planned Parenthood.
Breaking the ‘precious gift’ myth of virginity auctions
It's time we have an honest conversation about the flawed concept of 'virginity.'
Feminist publication makes history by appointing black trans woman as editor-in-chief
A step forward for representation and inclusivity.
Michelle Rodriguez threatens to leave ‘The Fast and the Furious’ over its depiction of women
Rodriguez wants Universal to put up.
VidCon apologizes for panelist clash involving activist Anita Sarkeesian
The dust-up sparked a war of words online.
Serena Williams’ pregnant ‘Vanity Fair’ cover could not be more iconic
Let us all bask in her pregnant glory.
It took men declaring dress codes sexist for people to finally listen
When boys complain about having to wear pants, it goes viral. When women complain about being shamed, silence.