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A Museum Exhibition Examines Riot Grrrl’s Impact on Art

Alien She shows that there's much more to riot grrrl than music.

How White Are the Emmys?

An infographic breaks down the gender and race representation at the Emmys. 

Four Things the Government Should Defund Instead of Planned Parenthood

What if Republicans actually cared about our health? They would defund abstinence-only education, for starters. 

On Our Radar: Feminist News Roundup

Today we're reading about Viola Davis, the bill to defund Planned Parenthood, and Bernie Sanders' push to ban private prisons. 

As Activists, We Build the World We Want—Which Is Still Very Far Off

As activists convened on a sci-fi conference called Ferguson is the Future, to imagine a future free from oppression. The arrest of Ahmed Mohamed shows the work we need to do. 

How Big Is the Wage Gap in Your State?

A new report shows which states pay wome the least compared to men. Guess what's at the bottom of the heap. 

It's A Big Day For Bitch Media

I know numbers aren't inspiring. I won't pretend they are.

But I want to keep this really short, so I hope the work we do at Bitch every single day can speak for itself just this once. 

On Our Radar: Feminist News Roundup

Today we are reading about CeCe McDonald, Hispanic Heritage Month, and Nike - do they care for women's equality?

New Book "Queer Brown Voices" Writes a More Inclusive History of LGBT Activism

The work of people of color is often overlooked in queer histories—a problem this new collection seeks to overturn. 

Potty Mouth for the Teenage Soul

I wish that Northampton, Massachusetts-based band Potty Mouth had been around when I was in the thick of my angsty Green Day phase.