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The Politics of Framing Hillary Clinton as “The Best Mother in the World”

Clinton is foreign policy expert and seasoned politician—but it's her role as a mom that Democrats pointed out over and over this week. 

BitchTapes: Summer Lady Folk

This week's mix highlights women who are playing at Pickathon music fest, including Hurray for the Riff Raff, Adia Victoria, and Julia Holter.

On Our Radar: Feminist News Roundup

Today we're reading about Daria, Sharon Jones, and Shonda Rhimes.

Popaganda: Best-Of Geek Culture

Nerdy women talk comics, video games, and social justice. 

Missing White Girl Syndrome: Whose Disappearances Make National Headlines?

Five girls are missing from the Bronx. Why isn't it biggernews?

New Film "Equity" Tells the Story of Women on Wall Street

The hard-nosed finance pros know their careers are always jeopardized by the simple fact that they have to prove themselves over and over.

“Bad Moms” Is Even Less Funny Than You Could Possibly Imagine

Marketed as catharsis for under-appreciated moms, the film is actually written for teenage boys.

On Our Radar: Feminist News Roundup

Today we're reading about Lady Dynamite, Walmart, and the Mothers of the Movement.

Who Are the Women Behind the Trump and Clinton Campaigns?

Both campaigns employ women as their go-to media spokespeople.

Newspapers Herald Hillary's Historic Nomination by Running Photos of Her Husband

"Clinton claims nomination" reads the headline above a photo of Bill.

"Racist Sandwich" Podcast Serves Up Discussion of Race, Gender, & Food Culture

A podcast at the intersection of race, gender, culture, and nom nom.