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Have A Question About Pop Culture, Feminism, or Media? Ask Bitch Media!

Did you know that you can ask us a question on feminism or pop culture and we might publish an article in response? 

On Our Radar: Feminist News Roundup

Today we're reading about #BlackGirlMagic, Guantanamo, and anti-LGBT hate crimes in Seattle. 

Ain’t I A Mommy: Why are so few motherhood memoirs penned by women of color?

The absence of Black mommy memoirs reflects the lack of mainstream Black women's stories about motherhood in general. 

Game Changer: Why gaming culture allows abuse… and how we can stop it

More people are finally taking notice of the abuse. But there’s still a dearth of discussion on why it’s happening.

Never Said Nothing: A brief history of “cunt” in pop music

From our 20th anniversary issue: The word has power.

Holy Tesseracts! Ava DuVernay Will Direct "A Wrinkle in Time" Film

Disney is producing the film based on the beloved science-fantasy series, which centers on protagonist Meg Murry. 

On "The Bachelor," Women Labor for Love—But Don’t Dare Call it Sex Work

Women are expected to perform a tightrope walk between sexy and chaste. 

What 20 Years of Bitch Has Meant To Me

I never thought Bitch would make it to 20. To be honest, I kind of hoped we wouldn't—when your mission is to respond to crappy, insulting representations of gender, race, and more, after all, the goal is to put yourself out of business.

On Our Radar: Feminist News Roundup

Today we're reading about Kesha, surveillance of Muslim Americans, and anti-LGBT bills. 

After Anorexia Killed Her Daughter, a Mom Pushes for National Change

A federal act named in honor of Anna Westin would make it easier to get treatment for eating disorders.