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Ask Bear: My Family is Trying to Guilt Me Into Talking to My Abusive Dad

A reader's family disapproves of them no longer having a relationship with their dad. "You'll come around," they say. 

On Our Radar: Feminist News Roundup

Today we're reading about Freddie Gray, the Frisco Five, and Purvi Patel.

In "Hidden Figures," NASA's African American Mathematicians Will Land On the Big Screen

Based on the lives of real women, the upcoming movie stars Janelle Monae, Taraji P. Henson, and Octavia Spencer

Thanks Obama: The Future of American Sex-Ed May Not Include Abstinence-Only Funding

One of the president's legacies will hopefully be making sex-ed funding based on evidence, not abstinence.

New Music Monday: Throwing Shade

The London-based DJ's techno and R&B mixes highlight music from around the world.

On Our Radar: Feminist News Roundup

Today we're reading about Kesha, social media, and diffusion of power.

BitchTapes: Sorry Not Sorry

A choir of ladies to cheer you on—no apologies needed. 

10 Women’s Sports Stories That Would Make Great Films

ESPN series 30 for 30 is excellent—but covers almost only dudes. Here are some female athletes they should feature.

It's Time to End the Long History of Feminism Failing Transgender Women

To imply that trans women pose a threat to cisgender women in restrooms is misinformation that preys on unfounded fears.