With the Loss of Melissa Harris-Perry's Show, We Lose Important Representation

Her show was a place for crucial discussions around race and gender. Read more »

Backtalk: Worst Oscar Responses & Hillary Problems

This week, we dig into all of the worst responses to #OscarsSoWhite and the lack of diversity in Hollywood. Cross your fingers that your fave white celebrity hasn't said something clueless or racist as we break down who said what, and why they're wrong. And we talk about what Gloria Steinem and ... Read more »

In This Election, More Than Ever, Our Reproductive Rights Are At Stake

Justice Scalia's death could have a big impact on a crucial abortion rights case.  Read more »

Leaders Speak Out Against Co-Opting #BlackLivesMatter to Push Anti-Abortion Laws

Reproductive rights and racial justice are linked in crucial ways.  Read more »

On Tour in the U.S., Pussy Riot Calls for Media Freedom and Prison Reform

“People are dying” in both Russia and the United States in part because “we don’t do anything." Read more »

Beyonce's "Formation" Is a Celebration of Unapologetic Blackness

The song and video are a scathing visual response to #AllLivesMatter. Read more »

You Can Be a Feminist and Not Support Hillary Clinton

 The exciting thing in this election is that we *have* a choice.  Read more »

Five Ways Sexism Colors Public Perception of Hillary Clinton

Ah, yes, the hairstyle jokes.  Read more »

Hey NRA! Stop Using Sexual Assault As a Way to Push Guns on Campus

Just say no to using women’s bodies to sell legislation that supports violence. Read more »


Douchebag Decree: Anti-Choice Hidden Camera Edition

Tool-in-pimp's-clothing James O'Keefe's laughable costume and douchebag seduction methods have mostly discredited his conservative hidden-camera... Read more »

Films and TV Portray Abortion as More Dangerous Than It Is

Films and television shows tend to present a skewed portrayal of abortion—when fictional movies and TV shows include a plotline about abortion, the... Read more »

The Dramatic History of American Sex-Ed Films

In 1948, in a seventh grade classroom in Eugene, Oregon, a teacher dimmed the lights and flipped on 16mm projector. A film called Human Growth... Read more »

Where My Girls At: Meet Two of Ferguson's Black Queer Activists

A participant in a Millenial Activists United protest on Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. Photo by Aaron Banks. Amid national discussions of... Read more »