Nation Topics - Feminism
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Wendy Wasserstein’s 1989 play barely passes the Bechdel Test. Men act; Heidi reacts. What Lean-In feminist has time for that?
Are these two “culture wars” issues really that similar?
Do you know the key moments in the struggle for gender equality?
The feminist movement surges into public consciousness, but backlash to basic freedoms never goes away.
New “exceptions” to the country’s total ban on abortion are worthless in practice.
On women who refused to live in silence and be consigned to oblivion.
Straight talk about essentialism, sexism, leaning in and speaking out.
Fox’s Empire made TV-ratings history by letting a black woman be her multidimensional self.
We can, and should, support trans men and other gender-non-conforming people without erasing women from the fight for reproductive rights.
In the early part of the twentieth century, women’s creative talent was far more widely recognized and valued in the filmmaking community.
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