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Opinion

Opinion pieces by our contributing writers.

Is Misogyny Not Enough Of A Hate Crime?

Is Misogyny Not Enough Of A Hate Crime?

Sex, race, and how the mainstream media portrayed the motives of the Atlanta shooter

M. K. Fain
M. K. Fain
Opinion
When Feminists Are Accused of Being Conservative

When Feminists Are Accused of Being Conservative

Denying women's speech by assigning it to men is just more of the same old patriarchy

Dana Vitalosova
Dana Vitalosova
feminism
The "Womxn" Debate Shows Who Really Has Power

The "Womxn" Debate Shows Who Really Has Power

Feminists long opposed the alternate "inclusive" spelling, but it was male objections that finally caught the attention of mainstream institutions

Andreia Nobre
Andreia Nobre
language
Repealing Section 230 is Not Going to End Big Tech Censorship

Repealing Section 230 is Not Going to End Big Tech Censorship

In fact, it’s likely to make it even worse

M. K. Fain
M. K. Fain
Opinion
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
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
"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
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