July 25, 2017

Jenny Slate’s raw, honest exploration of female sexuality is the most riveting part of ‘Landline’

Gillian Robespierre and Elisabeth Holm's new film lets its women characters express their sexual desires on their own terms.

July 24, 2017

‘Game of Thrones’ gives fans the feminist sex scene we’ve waited seven seasons for

The women of Westeros are reclaiming agency — over the seven kingdoms and over their own bodies.
July 7, 2017

Emma Stone said her male costars have taken pay cuts in the name of equal pay

In her new movie 'Battle of the Sexes,' Stone plays a female tennis player who threatened to boycott the U.S. Open because of its gender pay gap.
June 23, 2017

Leaked Uber email reveals how a female engineer pleaded with executives for change

Less than a week after Susan Fowler published her blog post, another woman sent a detailed report to Uber leadership.
June 21, 2017

The best scene of 'Rough Night' involves an adult diaper and male objectification

The female gaze rests lovingly on Paul W. Downs in this movie about a dead stripper.
June 11, 2017

Uber may ask CEO Travis Kalanick to step down

Kalanick may not even get the opportunity to return at a less powerful role.

May 25, 2017
May 16, 2017

A new sexual harassment lawsuit in tech alleges a shocking list of disturbing male behavior

The lawsuit states that the company had a "kink room" where male employees would have sex.
April 10, 2017

Janelle Monáe suggests women go on sex strike "until every man is fighting for our rights"

Monáe's plan could mean no sex for a very long time.
April 6, 2017

Bill O'Reilly once got Pepsi to drop Ludacris because he "degrades women"

But as O'Reilly sheds advertisers over sexual harassment claims, who's laughing now?

March 31, 2017

'Mass Effect: Andromeda' lesbian romance options aren't necessarily a win for inclusion

Why more female/female romance in 'Mass Effect: Andromeda' doesn't mean BioWare is necessarily catering to gay players.
March 23, 2017

‘Mass Effect: Andromeda’ fans think same-sex Jaal romance was scrapped before release

They're using #MakeJaalBi to voice their anger at what they think is a failed promise for inclusivity in 'Mass Effect: Andromeda.'
March 4, 2017

In viral post, science teacher slams a "scientific" argument for transphobia

"Don't use science to justify your bigotry. The world is way too weird for that sh*t."
Feb. 28, 2017

250 employees allege Sterling Jewelers management pressured female workers into sex

The accusations say Sterling Jewelers, owner of Jared and Kay, fostered a culture of sexual harassment.
Feb. 8, 2017

How weed affects your sex drive — and can help your performance

Weed may be a performance-enhancing drug after all.

Feb. 2, 2017

There's a secret meaning to Beyoncé's pregnancy photo underwear, according to Twitter

Fans say to look closely at Beyoncé's first maternity portrait for a hint.
Jan. 24, 2017

Model Hanne Gaby Odiele speaks out: "It is time for intersex people to come out of the shadows"

In an exclusive interview with 'Mic,' Odiele opens up about being intersex.
Jan. 23, 2017

Model Hanne Gaby Odiele reveals that she is intersex

"It is very important to me in my life right now to break the taboo."
Jan. 19, 2017

Why the next big 'Pokémon Go' event could be a celebration of love

Why the next 'Pokémon Go' event could be a celebration of love.
Jan. 19, 2017

'Pokémon Go' introduces genders, starting with Pikachu and Raichu

What are the implications of gendered Pokémon for the future of 'Pokémon Go'?

Dec. 23, 2016

She accused him of having sex with her without consent. Now he says he didn't consent, either.

They both claim they never gave the other consent for sex. Now the turbulent NYC comedy community must yet again pick sides.
Dec. 19, 2016

New study says female doctors are superior to men — so why are they paid less?

Women are saving more lives than men — so why are they still getting paid less?
Sept. 22, 2016

Transgender woman raped by male cellmate is suing a New Orleans jail

The victim's lawsuit alleges that the Orleans Justice Center doesn't do enough to protect LGBTQ inmates.
Sept. 12, 2016

Apple reveals its definition of diversity: "We had a Canadian"

"As you can see, we may have different interpretations of diversity."
Sept. 1, 2016

The future of feminist porn is virtual reality — and it's sexy as hell 

It's all about authenticity.

Aug. 31, 2016

This comedian flawlessly explains consent with one weirdly perfect masturbation analogy 

"If I don't wanna finish, I'm not going to."
Aug. 30, 2016

These 'virtual girlfriend' video games might seem sexist — but are they actually good for your mental health?

Are they sexist? Or do they help men navigate IRL relationships? The answer is complicated.
Aug. 30, 2016

In two words, this is how you approach a woman with headphones

Amazingly, the dude who penned this piece of sexist advice says it actually works.
Aug. 30, 2016