Gender

#metoo

What I Saw At An Anti-#MeToo Event in Delhi

The speakers at the Haya Sensitization Program thought of the #MeToo movement in India as a “tragedy” and called Indian feminists "an army of Islamic anti-Christ".
Zeyad Masroor Khan
6 hours ago
pain

The Science Behind Why People Have Different Pain Tolerances

Everything from our genes to our psychological makeup can affect our sensitivity to physical pain.
Erin Young
10.30.18
Views My Own

How Playing 'The Sims' Lets Me Be Free As a Queer Person in Indonesia

In the game, I never have to put on a mask.
Bintang Lestada
10.12.18
Culture

New Short Film Imagines a World Where Men Are the Oppressed

Sam Bailey, director of the hit web series “Brown Girls,” made a 10-minute documentary-style film about two women on an aggressive quest to dominate men.
Danielle Kwateng-Clark
9.27.18
Beauty Pageant

The Male Beauty Pageant Where Female Judges Sleep with the Winners

Wodaabe men from northern Niger spend up to six hours getting made up to compete in their annual swinging festival.
Amuse Team
9.24.18
international relations

Fighting Corruption in Peru with Perra Vida's Hardcore Feminist Punk

"The incredibly high number of femicides, rapes, and sexual exploitation—in conjunction with many other horrible things, it makes you want to collapse and cry. But it can also motivate you to actually do something."
Javier Ibarra
9.19.18
Gender

This Is What It's Like to Raise a Gender-Neutral Child

"When they hear you're pregnant, the first question people ask is whether it's a boy or a girl. Why is everyone so eager to figure out my child's genitals?"
Bo Hanna
9.4.18
parenting

Beyoncé Is Raising Her Kids Without Gender Stereotypes, And She's Not Alone

In her September Vogue cover story, Beyoncé says that she's raising her son to be "sensitive and kind," and her daughters to see themselves as bosses.
Leila Ettachfini
8.9.18
News

The Surprising News About Cliques

We need to rethink gendered stereotypes.
Georgie Wright
7.31.18
Sex

Why Men Exaggerate the Number of Women They've Slept With

A new study examines the gender discrepancy in a survey around sexual partners. We spoke with the lead author on the study about their findings.
Kimberly Lawson
7.30.18
So Bored Today

Binge Watch Our Favorite Docs About Gender and Identity

Seven must-watch documentaries from across the globe.
VICE Staff
6.23.18
LGBTQ

In the Age of Influencers, Queer Indonesians Still Can't be Themselves

Brands want to hire them for their aesthetics, but not their queerness.
Bintang Lestada
6.6.18