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New Album "Hit Reset" Is Kathleen Hanna’s Most Honest Work Yet

The Julie Ruin's second album comes out this week, riffing on the feminism that Hanna has championed since early riot grrrl days.

On Our Radar: Feminist News Roundup

Today we're reading about police brutality, sexual harassment at Fox News, and JLo. 

Body Cameras Won't Keep Folks Safe: Police Officers Killed Alton Sterling

His death is the 558th fatal police shooting this year.

Breaking Out of the Brexit Binary

Can we move beyond the polarizing effects of modern politics towards a solution that works for all?  

Agents of Ishq Gives Sex Ed a Good Name

Beyond bringing sexuality and desire to the forefront, Agents of Ishq also wants its audience to be more informed about all aspects of sex and sexuality.

Ask Bear: I'm a Queer Femme Woman—Can I Call Myself "Papa"?

A queer parenting conundrum. 

On Our Radar: Feminist News Roundup

Today we're reading about Brazilian feminists, what not to say to atheists, and crowdfunding wheelchairs. 

Oh Joy Sex Toy: Paying for Porn

You want to support ethical porn creators, right? That means paying for their work. 

This Article Has Been Removed

On July 5, we published this article by Charles Clymer critiquing a Senate bill that would require women to register for the draft.

On July 15, after readers brought to our attention the author’s history of lashing out against feminist critics, we decided to unpublish this article. This is an extremely rare and significant decision for Bitch—we pride ourselves on...

Amber Tamblyn's Directorial Debut "Paint It Black" is a Firecracker of a Film

In new film "Paint It Black," Alia Shawkat shines as a punk rocker dealing with loss.