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'Feminists' Who Exclude Trans Women Aren't Feminists At All
TERFs and their transphobic message have become pawns of American right-wing groups.
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Feminist Author Germaine Greer Says Most Rape Is 'Bad Sex'
“Most rape is just lazy, just careless, just insensitive,” said "The Female Eunuch" author.
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Language Progresses, For Better And Worse
Executive Director, Gender Rights Maryland
Supporters believe they understand the words but often deliberately misuse them for political purposes.
Charlotte Perkins Gilman's Radical Feminism Still Challenges Us Today
E.P. Clapp Distinguished Professor of Politics, Occidental Col...
No celebration of Women's History Month would be complete without acknowledging the extraordinary achievements of Charlotte Perkins Gilman. In the late 1800s and early 1900s, Gilman was the most important feminist thinker in the United States.
Boko Haram, Procol Harum, Blessings
Sheryl was talking about leaning in and Germaine was talking about pushing in but the emphasis on doing what's right remains
Repeat After Me: Just Say No
Journalism professor, speaker and freelance journalist
If we want to close the ambition gap, a good first step might be learning how to shake our heads. Would women be more powerful if we could just say no? A couple of recent studies just say yes.
"Feminism Is an Incomplete Revolution"
The European Magazine
Germany's leading online opinion magazine
As a child, she wrote fan-letters to famous feminists. Today, Laurie Penny is an author and journalist herself. She talked to Alexandra Schade and Julia Korbik about modern feminism and the connection between capitalism and eating disorders.
'The Female Eunuch' 40 Years Later
I spotted a worn copy of "The Female Eunuch" on my mother's shelf in 1999, and something about the savage cover, showing
In Defense Of The Old Wives' Tale
'A foolish story, such as is told by garrulous old women' is how the Oxford dictionary defines an old wives' tale. Despite
Cultural critic, award-winning journalist and author of ‘Life’...
Greer, who regards the bra as "ludicrous", has had her polemic reflexes tickled by my new book
Woman as Design
, devoting an entire page of splenetic "comment" in London's
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