Julia Phillips
Julia Phillips
June 19, 2013

5 Transgender Victims Of Media Violence

Transgender people are disproportionately targeted for violence around the world. For many trans victims of violence, the press is their most public attacker.

June 18, 2013

Vladimir Putin Divorce: Putin's at the G8, But Where's His New Ex-Wife?

Lyudmila Putina is beginning a new life as a divorcée. Kremlin-watchers around the world are guessing where she’ll go — but first we have to figure out, quite literally, where she’s been.
May 28, 2013

9 Signs You're At Risk For Domestic Violence

Despite what Chris Brown and Oscar Pistorius's fame might lead you to believe, abuse is never acceptable. Domestic violence is an international epidemic that hits our generation especially hard.
May 20, 2013

Topless FEMEN Protester Burns Crucified Barbie Doll to Protest Pink Dollhouse Opening in Berlin

The Ukraine-based "sextremist" group was trying to denounce sexism, commercialization, and idol worship. But is it doing more harm than good?
May 13, 2013

Bangladesh Building Collapse: Why It Should Scare Americans

The Rana Plaza factory collapse shows beyond a doubt that our international demand for cheap goods is killing workers, especially young women.