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Celebrities

Britney Spears vs. The People

Britney Spears vs. The People

How the life of one pop star reveals the deep-rooted culture of misogyny, where women can never win

AJ Kelly
AJ Kelly
Culture
Eddie Izzard Was A Gender-Nonconforming Icon. What Happened?

Eddie Izzard Was A Gender-Nonconforming Icon. What Happened?

His old stand-up shows a man secure in his femininity, but still fully aware of his biological reality.

Sarah Othokian
Sarah Othokian
Opinion
Vanessa Vokey Will Not Be Cancelled

Vanessa Vokey Will Not Be Cancelled

The 26-year-old has been fired and censored from Etsy, Redbubble, and Printful—but she refuses to go away

M. K. Fain
M. K. Fain
Censorship
"Woman" Is Not a Dirty Word

"Woman" Is Not a Dirty Word

When we erase the word “woman”, we erase women’s material reality.

Andreia Nobre
Andreia Nobre
Opinion
J.K. Rowling, Disclosing Abuse, And the Cycle of Victim Blaming

J.K. Rowling, Disclosing Abuse, And the Cycle of Victim Blaming

When I disclosed my abuse, my world fell apart.

Sarah Wood
Sarah Wood
Male Violence
Hey Boy George, We Want Your Goth Back

Hey Boy George, We Want Your Goth Back

There was once a time when gender-bending was celebrated without requiring medicalization.

faith kuzma
Gender Identity
Let J.K. Rowling's Bravery Be a Call to Arms for Women

Let J.K. Rowling's Bravery Be a Call to Arms for Women

Ten actions you can take right now to harness the power of this cultural moment

M. K. Fain
M. K. Fain
Opinion
J.K. Rowling: "It isn’t hate to speak the truth."

J.K. Rowling: "It isn’t hate to speak the truth."

Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling has spoken out again on women's sex-based rights, this time unequivocally. "If sex isn’t real, there’s no same-sex attraction," she tweeted on Saturday evening. "If sex isn’t real, the lived reality of women globally is erased. I know and love trans

M. K. Fain
M. K. Fain
Gender Identity