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.
‘You were at my wedding Denise’ stirs controversy again with ‘lubed legs’ tweet
'Everyone loves lubed legs—especially at the beach.'
Twitter suspended me for making a ‘slut’ joke. But what if I am a slut?
Twitter seems to have a problem with reclaimed slurs.
MeTooSTEM leadership crumbles as women of color resign
Seven members, including the only two women of color, have resigned since November.
Twitter is roasting these gender-bent presidential portraits
Many would rather just have, you know, an actual woman president.
If you want to support trans rights, then decriminalize sex work
Sex workers and trans people fight the same oppressors.
Female Twitter comic Elle Oh Hell was actually a man this whole time (updated)
“The avatar is not in fact me, but my wife."
This white feminist’s anti-Marie Kondo take is being ripped to shreds
This is why we can't have nice things.
Mariah Carey performs in Saudi Arabia in spite of calls for boycott
Advocates wanted the singer to speak out against the jailing of women's rights activists.
Twitter calls out Ancestry.com for advertising on Tucker Carlson
"There’s a lot of females that are angry, angry for no reason at all."
‘Pick Your Fighter’ Twitter thread highlights iconic women protesters
These activists didn't stand down in the face of authority.
Me Too founder Tarana Burke reflects on the year’s reckoning
'It's OK to feel frustrated because that's a natural feeling—it's just not OK to stop.'
Netflix doc ‘Feminists: What Were They Thinking?’ barely scratches the surface on feminism
The documentary is a collection of stories—but not much more.
John Kelly called Elizabeth Warren an ‘impolite arrogant woman,’ and yes, there are shirts
Which font says I'm resisting AF?
John Kelly once wrote Elizabeth Warren is an ‘impolite arrogant woman’ in an email
It's the new 'nevertheless, she persisted.'
Your feminist ‘Fearless Girl’ statue was actually supposed to be a cow
Happy International Day of the Girl!
Sikh poet Jasmin Kaur calls out white feminists for co-opting her work
Kaur has since reclaimed the meaning of her viral poem.