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A Republican PAC Is Now Running "Vote Against Trump" Attack Ads

The ad uses Trump's own descriptions of women against him, as women read quotes like "fat pig" and "bimbo."

New Music Monday: Jackie Venson

Her earthy brand of blues blends perfectly with hip-hop features and howling soul vibes.

On Our Radar: Feminist News Roundup

Today we're reading about male entitlement, lawsuits, and sexism.

The Orientalist Narrative and Erasure in "Whiskey Tango Foxtrot"

Is Tina Fey's latest film the most "American white lady story" ever?

At Age 15, Emily DiPrimio is Already a Horror Film Director

The high schooler loves classic horror films and is now working on a project supported by Eli Roth. 

BitchTapes: All the Feels

 Let these female vocalists overwhelm you with a haze of self-reflection.

On Our Radar: Feminist News Roundup

Today we're reading about brown love, rape kits, and Helen Oyeyemi.

Popaganda Episode: Magic

We explore the current popularity of modern witchcraft and talk with real-life witches about how their self-made spirituality informs their identity. The resident witch columnist at Autostraddle, Mey Rude, gives us a rundown of her favorite witches in films (hint: one of them is happy to help "poor unfortunate souls"), we read tarot cards with astrologist Rhea Wolf, talk Azealia Banks with...

Trump is Treating the Election As His Own Terrible Reality TV Show

On The Apprentice, contestants were rewarded for bad behavior and putting profit over all. Now Trump brings those shady ethics to the campaign trail. 

Why Is the Music Industry Still So Sexist?

The founders of the magazines She Shreds and Tom Tom talk music industry gender politics with an indie record label president.