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On Our Radar: Feminist News Roundup

Today we're reading about Tamir Rice, South Dakota, and FORCE.

The Jungle Book's Complicated Relationship With Imperialism

Over its many iterations, Rudyard Kipling’s story has positioned Mowgli as a God or a conflicted child. The new Disney version seeks a harmonious message. 

New Novel “Terrible Virtue” Tells the Story of Margaret Sanger’s Life

The book aims to present a complicated portrait, but feels rushed and misses a chance for real nuance. 

New Music Monday: Rena's "Rude Chick"

Rena says she used to make "sad girl" music. Then she turned to rock and roll. 

On Our Radar: Feminist News Roundup

Today we're reading about Queen Bey, Emily's List, and periods in space.

Popaganda Episode: Volunteers

From a teenager farmworker in Seattle to the only abortion clinic in Mississippi, stories about going above and beyond. 

Writer Rafia Zakaria explores the complicated dynamics of voluntourism—the trend of people from richer countries combining international travel and volunteering. Then, reports from the field from a teenage farmworker who spends her high school years pitching in to...

Ursula K. Le Guin's Perfect Response to an All-Male Sci-Fi Anthology

A letter from 1987 proves Le Guin has always been a badass. 

BitchTapes: Forgotten Women of Funk and Soul

You've heard of Chaka Khan and Grace Jones. But this mixtape digs deep, highlighting funk and soul performers who are have been overlooked. 

On Our Radar: Feminist News Roundup

Today we're reading about PayPal, soccer, and Prince.

Enter the Trippy World of Queer Indigenous Rapper Dio

Her song "Pussy Vortex" pairs unapologetic, witty lyrics with a catchy sound. 

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