While feminists might not think it's funny that women get paid less than men for the same jobs, and have their personal medical decisions fought over by politicians, we have a killer sense of humor when we want to.
Some misguided ideas are repeated constantly, no matter how solidly they have been debunked by scientific research. Many of these are aimed at women in particular.
We live in some dramatic times, y'all.
People from around the world have shared their stories on the Stop Street Harassment blog, and 50 of those stories are the basis for Holly's new book.
Bad breakups suck. You have to pick up the emotional pieces, get your stuff back, maybe change your number, and... check for naked photos of yourself on the internet?
That's right, she's 64 and just swam over 100 miles across the Florida Straits.
All sexist stereotypes are stupid. But one of the weirdest ones still hanging around is that women aren't funny. It makes no sense, and there are so many hilarious ladies who disprove it. After all, where would the world be without Tina Fey and Amy Poehler?
This summer, there’s a bit of good news in the otherwise pretty dismal land of politics: one of the world’s most influential cities is about to have its first female leader.
I've been receiving unwanted male attention in public since I was about 13 or 14 years old, and it's never gotten any easier.
Here's a list of some of the universities in the hot seat.
Support a female director, and you're not only supporting her, but all the women that she hired.
I don't know about you, but I'm feeling... really, really tired of reading stupid articles about hookup culture.
After seeing himself and being disappointed that he didn't make a more "attractive" woman, Hoffman says he broke down into tears and realized that he had been "brainwashed" to think that attractiveness is the most import thing about a woman.
Remember last week, when Texas state senator Wendy Davis stood and talked for 11 hours to filibuster SB5? The bill that, if passed, would be the most restrictive piece of abortion legislation in the country? Yeah, that was pretty awesome.
To cheer me up (and you, after reading this), I've compiled a gallery of the work of some incredible feminist street artists from around the world. Check it out, and be happy.