SEXISM

Music

The All-Woman Music Festival Trying to Right the Wrongs of Music Festivals

Yola Dia was chock full of women and nonbinary folks on stage, in the crowd, and behind the scenes. Will more events like it help fix the gender disparities that plague major music festivals?
Trish Bendix
8.29.19
Celebrity

Mindy Kaling Is Finally Changing Her Disappointing Track Record on Diversity

After years of falling short with POC, Kaling is trying to create a more diverse Hollywood. Can she win back the viewers she's let down?
Alex Zaragoza
Ankita Rao
8.1.19
Race

Somehow, Fiverr Ads Have Gotten Even More Tone-Deaf

The company's latest campaign quite literally illustrates how the gig economy exploits women of color.
Leila Ettachfini
7.24.19
Books

Mr. Skin Fossilized. Howard Stern Modernized

The purveyor of Hollywood's finest nude bodies and the former shock jock have both released books reflecting on their influence on the past two decades of American culture, revealing varying degrees of development.
Alex Norcia
5.22.19
Culture

This Writer Challenged Ariana Grande. Then Her Stans Attacked

Roslyn Talusan didn’t think her thread on Grande would result in days of harassment, doxxing, and death threats.
Manisha Krishnan
4.29.19
Gender

Just a Few of the Lies Women Have Been Sold

From: you read too much into everything, to: you're definitely getting abducted at some point.
Emma Garland
Lauren O'Neill
Hannah Ewens
Daisy Jones
3.22.19
INSIDE JOBS

People Told Us Their Worst Experiences Working in Advertising

Why the fast-paced ad industry can be stifling creatively and exceptionally shitty to women.
Chris D'Alessandro
3.14.19
Duterte

Duterte Calls Women ‘Bitches’ and ‘Crazy’ at Female Empowerment Event

At an event aimed at celebrating women's achievements, President Rodrigo Duterte couldn’t, yet again, hold back on the sexist comments.
Edoardo Liotta
3.14.19
politics

What the Resignations from Justin Trudeau’s Cabinet Reveal About Sexism

We can call out gendered rhetoric around Jody Wilson-Raybould and Jane Philpott’s exits without dismissing solidarity.
Manisha Krishnan
3.6.19
Film

‘Captain Marvel’ Will Be a Success Because of Brie Larson

The actress has gone on the offensive against sexism in Hollywood—and the trolls—and the movie is better off for it.
Noel Ransome
3.6.19
Cannabis

Dan Bilzerian's Weed Company Is Keeping Sexist Cannabis Ads Alive

Women in the industry aren't happy about the overly sexualized billboards from Ignite, which they say don't reflect where cannabis culture is heading.
Hayley Fox
2.8.19
Bernie Sanders

Bernie Sanders says he didn’t know about sexual harassment allegations among 2016 campaign workers

Still, these accounts have reportedly damaged Sanders’ standing as a progressive champion.
Carter Sherman
1.3.19
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