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Up the Academy : The Bests, Worsts, and More from Last Night's Oscars Ceremony

We laughed. We cried. We celebrated. We lost our shit a little at the end there.

Fear of an Immigrant Nation: How Many Generations Until We Are Considered Americans?

When there are no imagined external threats left to blame a country’s problems on, who will count as American then?

New Music Monday: The Doubleclicks: 'Women Know Math'

The Doubleclicks dispel with the notion that making frankly feminist music needs to be inaccessible or obtuse. Their music is as direct and approachable as a lunch date with your best friend. 

On Our Radar—Feminist News Roundup: One Month Down

Today we're reading about Blackness in art, feminist art collectives, and Mahershala Ali.

Oscar Night! Bitch Picks vs. Bitch Predictions

Be sure to tune in Sunday and crash our live-tweet Oscar party on Twitter!  (Well, it might just be Andi and Lisa going back and forth about Jimmy Kimmel with a lot eye rolling emojis, and dissecting speeches and fashion statements.) 

BitchTapes: And the Oscar Goes To...

This week's mix highlights Oscar-nominated music composed and/or written by women. Yes, two women wrote the lyrics to the "Rocky" theme song. 

On Our Radar—Feminist News Roundup: Kellyanne Conway is the ultimate conservative Cool Girl

Today we're reading about Title IX, La La Land, and jokes.

Backtalk: Milo's Demise & Vogue's Yellowface

We shed no tears for a famous troll, and fashion mags need to do better. 

Nightclubs, Siren Songs, and Man-Eating Mermaids: "The Lure" Roundtable for Two

Two man-eating mermaid sisters rise singing from the depths of the Baltic Sea to perform in a surreal nightclub and devour men. The idea that anyone could resist that plot summary boggles the mind.

Oh Joy Sex Toy: A Day in the Life

Oh Joy Sex Toy is a weekly NSFW comics series that graphically explores sex and sexuality. This week: Erika Moen gets personal with her entry for Hourly Comics Day.

On Our Radar—Feminist News Roundup: Congresswoman Maxine Waters did not come to play

Today we're reading about Richard Wright, the Oscars, and Kansas.