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Stories of sexual misconduct by powerful men dominated the year.
Now we have one less liberal voice and a Republican Congress
Geraldo Rivera has been living in a time capsule from 1970 and it’s not just his mustache
Rumblings abound that Joe Biden is considering a 2020 run.
The speculum design hasn’t changed in its 150 year history of torturing women. That changes now.
Maybe a social media movement isn’t what survivors asked for, but it’s definitely bringing attention to a problem that's too often ignored.
As stories of sexual abuse teach us again and again, we look to any woman to take the fall.
In O’Connor’s hour of darkness, it’s time for fans to show her how much she’s appreciated.
A summer that includes both Bigelow and Jenkins, two ceiling-shattering female directors, seems like the summer audiences realize the future of film is female. But it won’t be.
It took the show over a decade to do for women what it did for non-straight men. BBC doesn’t deserve applause or gratitude for that.
We didn’t get a female president and our birth control might be snatched away but at least we got a comic book consolation prize.
The domestic abuse education organization One Love is crowdsourcing digital abuse prevention.
Women’s health care coverage extends as far as the male authors of the bill want it to.
I used an app to tally how much the network’s men dominate conversations. Big shocker: it’s a lot.
The Fox News superstar has moved to NBC but she’s intent on showing she’s still a conservative lunatic.
Check out Side Eye—the Pittsburgh-based band comprised of some badass chicks spitting out your new favorite punk/doo-wop/surf rock inspired tunes.
We chat w/ NYC music pioneers Sharkmuffin, and, boy oh boy, do they have a killer record coming out May 5--check it out!
Jessa Crispin says she is not a feminist. Or rather, she doesn’t identify with the modern-day feminist agenda as we know it. BTRtoday sits down with the author to discuss.
“Style Like U” is a media movement backed by mother/daughter team Elisa Goodkind and Lily Mandelbaum, who are making an important point about the fashion industry by interviewing prominent personalities in their underwear. BTRtoday explores how style comes from what's underneath your clothes and why “Style Like U” is one of the most important foundations in fashion.
The historical community itself has not evolved enough in its coverage of women, nor in its approach to the study of alternative histories, and neither history academia nor Wikipedia can wait for the other to adapt.
VP Mike Pence fears he can't resist the temptation of another woman, so we're here to help him out.
The lack of female occupations in the emoji-sphere transports us back to a time where we were seen as adjuncts and hoes to this movement of progress. Or does it?
We all need feminism. Even, and perhaps especially, those of us who don’t quite understand it.
Nonsense like this is a good reminder that simply being a woman does not make you a feminist, nor does it excuse whatever assholery you get up to, such as non-consensually groping your underlings (or anyone, for that matter).

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