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female erasure

I am a Mother to My Stillborn Son, Not a "Birthing Parent"

I am a Mother to My Stillborn Son, Not a "Birthing Parent"

When gender-neutral language does more harm than good

Lauren Adams
Our Bodies
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
Women’s Organizations are Removing the Word "Women" From Their Vocabulary

Women’s Organizations are Removing the Word "Women" From Their Vocabulary

They claim the word is "not inclusive"

Andreia Nobre
Andreia Nobre
female erasure
Women in the United States are being Fired for Talking About Feminism

Women in the United States are being Fired for Talking About Feminism

And there is no legal protection in place to prevent it

M. K. Fain
M. K. Fain
Cancelled Women
Reddit is Censoring Women’s Health Support Groups

Reddit is Censoring Women’s Health Support Groups

The move is part of a larger pattern of silencing women on the platform

Andreia Nobre
Andreia Nobre
Censorship
Review of ‘It Wasn’t Enough’ & an Interview with Peg Tittle

Review of ‘It Wasn’t Enough’ & an Interview with Peg Tittle

Punching Well Above its Weight, and Straight in the Gut

Vaishnavi Sundar
Vaishnavi Sundar
Books
"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
Male Wins "Female Leadership" Position in New York Democratic Council

Male Wins "Female Leadership" Position in New York Democratic Council

The gender parity rule was put in place by feminists 100 years ago to increase women's role in politics

M. K. Fain
M. K. Fain
2020