It takes a lot for women to recount their stories of assault and harassment. But as this author reminds us, lingering trauma can make coming forward all but impossible.
The former congressman voted for laws rendering women as second-class citizens. Which is why he doesn’t understand why his staffers won’t have his baby.
Republicans have proven that they will put party over victims' rights, but only if those victims are women.
More than 1,000 abortion opponents descended on a Charlotte, North Carolina, clinic last Friday to protest. But even pro-lifers are beginning to wonder how effective they are.
In a week where Michael Flynn pleaded guilty to lying to the FBI and the Senate forced through their tax scam, Trump’s twitter was unhinged. Here’s the other news you may have...
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More Black women than White women are dying from pregnancy and childbirth-related causes. Could surviving being hit as a child make pregnant women mortally ill?
Running for office poses particular challenges for women. Here’s how a few of next year’s candidates are tackling their campaigns.
Some view the league’s offer of $89 million to go to Black charities as a way to silence protestors. This writer wonders whether that money might be a way to bring some justice.
2017 tested our sanity, but filled us with a purposeful rage. We're speaking up, naming names, and taking over.
When it comes to sexual assault, it’s time to stop thinking we can separate artists, politicians, and media makers from their work.
It's not just the truth that is under assault, but the perceptions being created by a right-wing takeover of our national and local news organizations.
Spike Lee's Netflix serial adaptation of "She's Gotta Have It" is the latest example that pop culture is FINALLY starting to represent female sexuality on our terms.
The New York Times is just the latest mainstream news outlet to normalize white supremacists when the truth about America’s socio-cultural realities are what we need the most.
This year's wildfire season is one of the worst on record, and the reasons are clear. Until we can rid climate science of politics, no one will be safe.
Women are buying more makeup than ever. Could the craze be killing us?
The writer has been gripped by a lifelong terror of her own mortality—but her son may finally have shown her that's no way to live.
In this elegy to Twitter, the writer reflects on the platform she first joined a decade ago—once a place to network with her literary idols—and the troll-laden, gladiator-like arena...