women

Muslim Women's Day 2019

4 Muslim Women on How to Survive in Media

Journalists Noura Erakat, Eman Bare, Meher Ahmad, and Safaa Khan get candid about what they love about being Muslim in media and how they handle tokenization.
Leila Ettachfini
3.27.19
The Least You Could Do

100 Ways to Better Support Muslim Women

Don’t ask us why we wear the hijab; don’t ask us why we don’t wear the hijab.
Farha Chowdhury
3.27.19
Weed

Smoking Weed Before Sex Can Lead to Better Orgasms for Women, Study Finds

It can also improve women's sex drives and help them feel less pain during sex.
Dhvani Solani
3.25.19
Views My Own

My Abortion Was the Most Positive Experience I Had with Canadian Healthcare

I had expected the procedure to be fraught with difficulty, given the experiences of many women. I proved to be the exception.
Amy Kenny
2.22.19
Sex

Women Tell Us Why They Prefer Porn with No Women

“I used to YouTube ‘emo boys kissing’ which was a gateway, I think.”
Laura Bell
2.6.19
longreads

This Fresh Batch of New York Bakers Is Making Bread Interesting Again

"It’s funny, when people meet me, they’re like, ‘Wait, you’re not what I expected.’"
Diana Hubbell
1.15.19
Culture

Photos That Celebrate Being South Asian and Queer

Henna collective Huq That is queering and modernizing the ancient body art.
Sara Radin
1.11.19
Film

Fundraisers Are Already Popping Up to Send Girls to See 'Captain Marvel'

Marvel's first female-lead film will be premiering in March, and they're likely to pull out all the stops.
Taylor Hosking
1.9.19
Sex

Here's the Porn That Women Watched in 2018, According to Pornhub

New year, more lesbian fantasies.
Justine de l'Église
1.8.19
relationships

Breakup Regret Is a Common and Salient Human Experience

An older British man admitted he thought of his high school sweetheart daily, even though he was married to another woman and they had adult children.
Nick Keppler
1.4.19
fertility

Tracking Your Fertility Can Be an Emotional Whirlwind

Women who use fertility tracking apps generally fall into one of five categories.
Yunan Chen
Mayara Costa Figueiredo
12.26.18
Tech

Twitter Harassment of Woman Journalists and Politicians Happens Every 30 Seconds, Study Finds

The study by Amnesty International is purportedly the largest ever to examine the way women are harassed online at this scale.
Samantha Cole
12.18.18
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