India made headlines last week for its misguided sterilization program, but it's far from the only place where a woman's ability to conceive children is interfered with by the state.
If you're about to give birth any time soon, rest assured—they've seen, and been covered in, it all before.
Looking at the numbers, New Zealand's "man drought" isn't a concern, it's a statistical reality.
It might be thrilling to watch, but the bikini-wearing LFL players don't have salaries or health insurance.
In the wake of Gamergate, Twitter is partnering with a nonprofit organization to handle gendered abuse. But is that enough?
After deciding to try to be a bisexual, I thought it was smart to take a class on how to properly operate the female body. Who better to learn from than Nina Hartley?
"Christian Domestic Discipline" is men asserting dominance over their wives using corporal punishment.
Cosmopolitan sent a party bus full of male models to get out the vote in North Carolina on Tuesday. Turns out, they were needed.
For the past three months, Dan Perino's "Looking For a Girlfriend" flyers have been plastered all over New York City.
"Women are not supposed to show that they've lived. They're meant to be flawless and smooth. It's bullshit," says Aleah Chapin.
The 2014 midterm elections are on Tuesday, and no one cares. You should. So in the vague hope that you live in a state that allows same-day registration, here's the basic shit you need to know about.
Instead of empowering me, filing a complaint against my troubled boss made me feel powerless, like I had betrayed a kindred spirit.
Historical Western witches, modern tribal witches, green witches, and the sexy contemporary ones all get lumped together into some curious mismatched sports team. You can spend days wondering which witch is which. But here's the thing: you don't want to b…
The artist, art director, and filmmaker uses her alter ego, Joyce, to create intriguing, unsettling scenes of suburban frustration, female isolation, and the hopeless fight against time-often surrounded by food, masks, and saturated soft furnishings.
Women who want to increase their low libidos have to take pills designed to give men erections. Is there a better way?
I started to miscarry nine weeks into my pregnancy. After two weeks of bleeding, the baby was gone. Voicing my feelings helped me pull through.
An all-female Ghostbusters movie will rope us all into a familiar dance. People are already speculating about what the cast will be, but what else should we expect as this production gears up and the movie finally comes out?
Bucaramanga, Colombia, is experimenting with a "women-only" night on which men who have to be out and about in the evening will need to carry a permit issued by the mayor's office.
MC Lyte released the first female rap album in 1988 and her fourth album was the first female rap album to go gold. I talked with the rap pioneer about race and gender within hip-hop culture.
Because, according to a recent survey, 30 percent of male New Yorkers have at least once.
After 40 years in hiding, Tupac's godmother finds herself on the Most Wanted list.
Brazilians love Bukowski. There are Portuguese translations of Women (Mulheres) and Post Office (Correio) at newspaper kiosks, Bukowski's ugly mug stenciled onto walls in Sao Paulo's Vila Madalena suburb, and tribute bars.
Women are attacked by their husbands with acid all the time in modern Pakistan. Now one beauty salon magnate is using her stores to provide a support network for survivors.
Trying to pick up girls at "Pester Square" wasn't as glamorous as you'd think. At least I got out at the right time. Some take it too far and become embittered and alienated.