Woman

Myth Understood

How Onna-Bugeisha, Feudal Japan's Women Samurai, Were Erased From History

While most Japanese women were subject to rigid social expectations of domesticity, onna-bugeisha women warriors who were known to be to be every bit as strong, capable, and courageous as their male counterparts
Christobel Hastings
9.24.18
she's running

We broke down how women made history in Tuesday night’s primaries

A record 19 women nominated for Senate seats, the first trans gubernatorial candidate, and another first Muslim congresswoman.
Carter Sherman
8.15.18
Social Media

Users Accuse Instagram of Censoring Hashtags About Sex Work and Women

Sex worker advocates are taking to social media to decry Instagram's reported censorship of words like #woman and #femalestrippers as yet another example of harmfully targeting sex workers in the wake of SESTA/FOSTA.
Leila Ettachfini
5.29.18
Feature

Rhye's 'Blood' Runs Warm

The elusive Mike Milosh explains celebrating sex without objectivity, new love and finding his 'new self' on his new album.
Sarah MacDonald
2.2.18
we saw this

Kesha’s First UK Show in Four Years Is Exactly What We Needed

The power of this performance is not without context, but it still felt like a raging party.
Daisy Jones
11.15.17
New music

Hear "Woman," Another Raw, Free-Spirited New Song From Kesha

It features The Dap-Kings' horn section, and it rules.
Lauren O'Neill
7.13.17
New music

Immerse Yourself in the Calming Ocean of Two New Songs From Rhye

"Please" and "Summer Days" mark the duo's first new music since 2013.
Lauren O'Neill
7.7.17
women

Pioneering Australian senator breastfeeds at mic in parliament

Emma Fidel
6.22.17
Australia

Butcher Displays Nude Woman In Meat Case As Marketing Ploy

The Australian shop's advertisement raises questions about why women's bodies are so often compared to meat.
Gillie Houston
4.5.17
VICELAND

Why We Started 'WOMAN'

On International Women's Day, we need to celebrate and support girls and women everywhere and keep fighting for equality on every level.
Ariel Wengroff
3.8.17
Interviews

Gloria Steinem on the Secret to Never Burning Out During the Fight for Equality

"If we don't have poetry and laughter along the way, we won't have it at the end."
Zing Tsjeng
3.7.17
Cover Story

TRAVAIL FAMILLE PARTY: Welcome to Justice's Private Universe

Cover story: With their third album, 'Woman,' the Parisian hellraisers return to the church of their imagination.
Angus Harrison
12.1.16
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