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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.

On Your Mark, Get Set, Flow!

Drummer and activist Kiran Gandhi talks about her decision to run the London Marathon "free-blooding" on her period. 

On Our Radar: Feminist News Roundup

Today we're reading about a 100-woman march to DC and Richard Glossip, the potentially innocent man about to be put to death in Oklahoma.

California Poised to Ban "Redskin" Mascots from Public Schools

Last week, the California legislature passed an important racial justice bill: The California Racial Mascots Act bans public schools from using “redskins” as a mascot.  As long as Governor Jerry Brown signs off on the bill, California will become the first state to have a derogatory Native mascots written into their state laws.

From the HQ: We've Got To Be Bold About Asking You

Readers will never stumble across a thinly guised pitch from a company like Unilever aimed at reaching our "demographic" of smart, engaged feminists, or see a "guest post" about some new product that doesn't do anything but tell you how to live your life "better."

On Our Radar: Feminist News Roundup

Today we're reading about Ahmed, a white name generator, and the right-wing politics of the Coors owners.