The 'Amazonian' Sisters Who Terrorized the Men of 20th-Century New York
When the "notorious" Poillon sisters moved to Manhattan, they embarked on a life of enacting revenge on men who'd done them wrong, skipping out on a lot of hotel bills, and suing everyone.
If You Liked It Then You Should Have Put a Clitoris Ring on It
A straight male artist in Brooklyn is stimulating feminists around the world with his anatomically correct "clitorings."
The Bizarre Lesbian Murder Scandal That Rocked 1950s LA
On October 31, 1957, Goldyne Pizer rang Peter Fabiano's doorbell and shot him in the chest.
The Artist Who Speaks to Computers and Their Humans
Ashley Zelinskie is a Star Trek-obsessed nerd creating art with the 3D printer and super computer she built herself.
A 14-Year-Old Model Reveals What Walking in NYFW Is Really Like
For Sumer Sommerfeld, modeling means sacrificing a "normal life." For her family, it means navigating if, when, and how to push her to the top.
Hide Your Roots: How High-End Salons Are Whitewashing Their Hairstylists
For women of color and trans women, working a dream job at a high-end salon often comes with a price: their hair, their names, and their identities.
Crocheted with Staples: A Look at the Emotional Artwork of Female Inmates
In a recreational art workshop, ten female inmates made their own version of Judy Chicago's iconic feminist artwork "The Dinner Party." Now, it's on display at the Brooklyn Museum.
The Strange, Sensitive World of Plastic Surgery Photography
When photographer Mia Berg started working for a plastic surgeon, she learned that before-and-after photos can be about much more than looking good.