Gender

Film
Film

Two New Skate Films Are Subverting Gender Norms

The girls of 'Skate Kitchen' and boys of 'Minding the Gap' both get to be brave and vulnerable, cocky and complex.
Eileen G'Sell
a day ago
masculinity
masculinity

It Might Be Time to Retire the Buzz Phrase ‘Toxic Masculinity’

Ahead of the release of her new book ‘I’m Afraid of Men’ author Vivek Shraya reflects on masculinity myths.
Alison Sinkewicz
8.2.18
Sex
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
LGBTQ health
LGBTQ health

Here's What Being LGBTQ Can Do to Your Health

Being gay in 2018 means dealing with the health repercussions of old school discrimination plus new, startling research about heart health and cancer.
Joanne Spataro
7.22.18
mind
mind

What it Means if You Have a Garbage Sense of Direction

A number of factors—including anxiety and confidence—play a role.
Jessica Dore
6.21.18
pride
pride

Five People on Their Favourite Things About Being Nonbinary

"Without a doubt, the most rewarding aspect of discovering and embracing my identity was realizing that I didn't need to conform to anyone else's notion of what gender is."
Anna Goldfarb
6.2.18
Phys Ed
Phys Ed

Men Should Work Out More Like Women, and Vice Versa

Here's what we can learn from each other at the gym.
Grant Stoddard
5.28.18
Interviews
Interviews

What It's Like to be a Gender Queer Lingerie Model

‘Truthfully? I have a bit of a love-hate relationship with modelling.’
Graham Isador
5.22.18
ask-hole
ask-hole

Why Women Bruise More Easily Than Men

In an effort to solve one of life's greatest mysteries, we talked with a slew of dermatologists and medical experts to help us understand where the hell all these bruises came from.
Bethy Squires
5.22.18
Gender
Gender

Guys Tell Us About Their Struggles With Toxic Masculinity

"If I was ever upset around my dad there was no way he was going to let me openly cry about something."
Laura Bell
3.20.18
International Women's Day 2018
International Women's Day 2018

I Tried Living Like a Misogynistic Jerk for a Day

Let's use International Women's Day to extract revenge.
Sophie Wilkinson
3.9.18
hair
hair

Hair Is The Most Powerful Body Language We’ve Mastered

A look at how the human scalp is the perfect canvas for rebellion, experimentation, and communication.
Hayley Morgan
3.4.18