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A response to NYT nail salon exposé: “This only happened because people organized.”

Every evening on my way home from work, I open my “college rape” Google Alert email. And in it — every day, without fail — there’s a steady stream of articles that paints campus anti-rape activists as sad, disempowered rape girls.

Bring Feministing to your school!

Since the Fall of 2009, Feministing has been traveling to college campuses to talk feminism and writing online. And we’re hitting the road again for our seventh year!

Since the Fall of 2009, Feministing has been traveling to college campuses to talk feminism and writing online. And we’re hitting the road again for our seventh year!

Poynter on how Feministing works to move beyond token diversity

Poynter – an Institute and publication that promotes exellence in journalism – published an article today about the work we do here at Feministing to promote a diversity of young feminist voices in the media.

Poynter – an Institute and publication that promotes exellence in journalism – published an article today about the work we do here at Feministing to promote a diversity of young feminist voices in the media.

Faces of the Movement

New Favorite Tumblr: Faces of the Movement

With numerous powerful Moral Monday actions across the United States this week, another declared state of emergency in St. Louis, and the continued arrests and harassment of countless activists, it only makes sense to take some time and recognize the individuals who keep this work going.

With numerous powerful Moral Monday actions across the United States this week, another declared state of emergency in St. Louis, and the continued arrests and harassment of countless activists, it only makes sense to take some time ...

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“Visions From the Inside” art series looks at women in detention

Just a few weeks ago, a federal judge ruled the Obama administration’s system of family detention illegal, saying that the conditions under which immigrant children and their parents have been held are essentially too similar to prisons to be appropriate for families.

Just a few weeks ago, a federal judge ruled the Obama administration’s system of family detention illegal, saying that the conditions under which immigrant children and their parents have been held are essentially too similar ...

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What’s feminist about women & queer folks in the Israeli army?

This post was originally published on the Community site.

Last summer, Israel’s bombing campaign of Gaza set records for a few reasons. It was the longest of the three campaigns since 2008. It was the bloodiest. And it saw the highest number of women serve in combat positions of any Israeli military action in history.

This post was originally published on the Community site.

Last summer, Israel’s bombing campaign of Gaza set records for a few reasons. It was the longest of the three campaigns since 2008. It was the bloodiest. And it ...

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On why I don’t fully believe in God vs. Gays

The internet has been atwitter with the clip of John Kasich’s neutral to tolerant answer on marriage equality as a progressive step forward for the GOP. The sad reality is the truth of that perception.

The internet has been atwitter with the clip of John Kasich’s neutral to tolerant answer on marriage equality as a progressive step forward for the GOP. The sad reality is the truth of that perception. ...

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