If you subscribe to Bitch magazine, your copy should be in your mailbox or swiftly making its way there. For everyone else, our new issue Micro/Macro is available to buy online today. We chose five articles from the issue to post online for free—check them out and feel free to buy the whole issue!
• All Hail the Queen: Writer Tamara Winfrey Harris digs into race, womanhood, and perceptions of Beyonce's feminism in article that friend-of-Bitch Cheryl Strayed called, "So wise, perceptive, deep and dead on it made my heart thump." It features the great portrait of Beyonce seen above by artist Irana Douer.
• Rise of the Penis Pinata: A brief history of the big business of bachelorette parties.
• Gaming the System: Fans have pushed for better and more female characters in video games, but some of the most promising game ideas are dead on arrival.
• Written Off: Black female screenwriters have penned some amazing films, but are routinely ignored by the Academy Awards.