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On Our Radar—Feminist News Roundup: North Carolina is No Longer a Democracy

Today we're reading about Trump times, dystopia, and abortion access.

Mother Load: Mourning Debbie Reynolds and Carrie Fisher

The beauty of watching Debbie Reynolds and Carrie Fisher’s relationship is seeing how human it was. Beyond all the opulence and newsworthy drama, there was nothing all that unique about it. Their relationship was like all of ours: We love our mothers as much as we can’t stand them, and when our daughters separate from us we feel like we can’t live.

Carrie Fisher Was the Inconvenient Narrator We Needed

Carrie Fisher’s well-earned reputation for uncomfortable—even, sometimes, unwelcome—endeared her to audiences in both her fictional and nonfictional roles.

Oh Joy Sex Toy: Appearances by Mady G

Oh Joy Sex Toy is a weekly comics series that graphically explores sex and sexuality. This week, Maddy G. shares their personal story about body image, identity, and beauty.

BitchTapes: 2016 Favorites

Bitch Music Editor Katie Presley highlights some of her favorite songs of 2016.

On Our Radar—Feminist News Roundup: White Nationalists Get Book Deals Now

Today we're reading about acting, laughing, and wise words.

Backtalk: Best Wishes for 2017

Amy and Dahlia share six wishes for 2017, and talk about Saturday Night Live, good trouble, and the best cable channels to have when you’re home with your family. Plus reminiscing about Felicity’s epic haircut.

Bitch's Best Books of 2016

How many of the Bitch community's best books of 2016 have you read?

House Proud: The Troubling Rise of Stay-at-Home Daughters

Women in the Christian Patriarchy Movement aren’t just stay-at-home mothers—they’re stay-at-home daughters as well.

It's Jane's House—We Just Live in It: Brontë, feminism, and the gothic tradition

The themes and tropes Jane Eyre combined so brilliantly—patriarchy and male control, female dopplegangers, and, of course, gothic houses—remain ever-present in literature and popular culture.