women

Jeffrey Epstein

William Barr Removes Bureau of Prisons Director Over Epstein Death

An autopsy determined Jeffrey Epstein killed himself in federal custody.
Emma Ockerman
3 days ago
Jeffrey Epstein

Autopsy Reveals How Jeffrey Epstein Ended His Life

An official autopsy shows Epstein died of suicide by hanging in his Manhattan Correctional Center cell.
Carter Sherman
8.16.19
porn

Women Are Leading Porn's Latest Reinvention

We talk to four women who are running porn sets and curating their own content.
Laura Bell
8.14.19
Books

When the Conflict Zone You're Reporting on Is Home

We spoke to Zahra Hankir—editor of "Our Women on the Ground," a new collection of essays by Arab women reporters—about why no one else can report on the region like Arab women can.
Leila Ettachfini
8.8.19
debt

'I Lost Everything': The Obscene Cost of Being a Woman with a Chronic Health Problem

Medical debt hounds some people more than others.
Ivana Rihter
7.26.19
porn

The Problem With 'Porn for Women'

Sites like Bellesa, ForHerTube and categories like Pornhub's 'popular with women' feature a soft porn experience, but generalizing too much about what women want puts their sexuality in a box.
Sofia Barrett-Ibarria
6.28.19
Television

Let's Hope the 'Killing Eve' BAFTA Wins Lead to More Diversity On TV

The hit BBC America series proves that TV by women is on the rise – now other marginalised groups must feel the benefit too.
Lauren O'Neill
5.14.19
prisons

Why We Must End Strip Searches In Canada’s Prisons for Women

Forcing women to remove their clothes and perform humiliating actions should be understood as state-sanctioned sexual assault.
Jessica Hutchison
Savannah Gentile
Alia Pierini
5.3.19
abortion

There's no proof “abortion reversals” are real. This study could end the debate.

Four states already mandate that doctors advise women their abortions can be reversed.
Carter Sherman
4.18.19
murder

Chicago police are finally investigating whether a serial killer murdered 51 women since 2001

Many were found on the south and west sides of Chicago, and almost all were black.
Emma Ockerman
4.15.19
guns

The NRA is fighting the Violence Against Women Act over the “boyfriend loophole”

And it's testing the powerful gun lobby's control over the GOP.
Matt Laslo
4.3.19
joe biden

Two more women accuse Joe Biden of inappropriate touching

That brings the total number of women to four.
Carter Sherman
4.3.19
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