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.
New Zealand prime minister announces pregnancy, plans to take maternity leave
'I'm not the first woman to work and have a baby.'
The Aziz Ansari story proves we need to give women a safe space to define their experiences
Unlike Babe did with Grace, let's give women the room to reflect on being violated.
7 things to do if you can’t attend the Women’s March
You don't have to protest to make a difference.
#MeToo hasn’t gone too far—it’s just getting started
Advocating for consent should not be controversial.
Medieval Times gets its first woman lead in its 35-year run
Medieval Times is now more modern than our own country!
Do women with #MeToo ‘misgivings’ have the right to call themselves feminists?
The latest New York Times op-ed has many scratching their heads.
9 women who make us hopeful for 2018
They did great things this year—but they were just getting started.
Breitbart: Feminists are becoming witches to hex Donald Trump
Feminists are making witchcraft cool again, one Breitbart reporter warns.
The 5 best sites to watch ethical, fair trade porn
There's nothing sexy about the exploitation of the people helping you get off.
Jen Gotch built an empire on rainbows—and a following on vulnerability
Women are flocking to her Instagram for the sparkly accessories, and staying for the real talk on mental illness.
This woman has recorded almost 300 abortion stories so others don’t have to feel alone
The 'Abortion Diary' podcast is the support resource we need in the era of Trump.
Meryl Streep speaks out in support of more Hollywood women in power
The actress says she faces gender bias even at her level of success
‘Feminism’ is Merriam-Webster’s word of the year
2017 was an exceptional year for feminism, in the best (and worst) ways.
‘Catcalls of NYC’ Instagram documents the vulgarity of street harassment
Under no circumstances is it OK to holler these words at women you don't know.
The 6 best places to find feminist porn right now
There's no need to support sexist practices or the male gaze.
Cop calls out white male privilege, is placed on administrative leave
If only more officers were like her.
India launches majority-female police unit to curb violence against women
Is this really a solution, though?