Latest Articles

On Our Radar: Feminist News Roundup

Happy Tuesday, folks! Here's what we tuned into this morning.

• Roxane Gay highlights the importance of giving 35 women space to tell their deeply personal accounts of being sexually assaulted by Bill Cosby in this week’s New York magazine. [The Toast]

Five Facts to Know on Black Women's Equal Pay Day

In April every year, that pesky gender wage gap jumps to front-page news again as we mark Equal Pay Day. 

Watch Music Videos Made by Teens at LA's Rock 'n Roll Camp for Girls

At Girls Rock Camps across the United States and Europe, teen and preteen girls form bands and learn how to make music all summer long.

On Our Radar: Feminist News Roundup

Happy Monday. Here's what we're reading: 

• A transit security officer pepper sprayed a crowd outside a summit for Black Lives Matter in Cleveland. [Guardian] 

Coming Soon to Bay Area Public Transit: Beautiful Queer Portraits

This fall, if people riding San Francisco’s Muni buses actually look up from their phones and glance around, they’ll see something beautiful: pen-and-ink portraits of queer San Francisco residents. 

BitchTapes: Surf's Up

All the girls are surfin’ the wave. This is a mixtape of current surf rock songs from female-fronted bands. 

On Our Radar: Feminist News Roundup

Here's all the news we're reading today: 

• A gunman killed two people in a Louisiana movie theater showing Trainwreck. Governor Bobby Jindal, presidential candidate and gun supporter said that he never imagined this would happen in Louisiana. Really? Why not? And your job is to plan for these possibilities.  [New Civil Rights Movement]

The Deaths of Sandra Bland & Kindra Chapman Reflect How the Justice System Sees Black Women

"The justice system is not something we can view in isolation. It is an extension and reflection of some broader decisions we're making as a society."

A Short Film Series Gives Female Athletes the Star Treatment They Deserve

Last night, the Providence Park stadium in Portland, Oregon was packed with the largest crowd ever to attend a National Women’s Soccer League game.

Song Premiere: Betty Black's "Addicted to Life"

Even if you don’t know the singer, songwriter, and bassist Sylvia Gordon, you’ve certainly heard songs she’s written.