Jessica Valenti

The founder of Feministing.com, Jessica Valenti is the author of Full Frontal Feminism; He's a Stud, She's a Slut; and The Purity Myth. She has written for Salon, The Washington Post, The Nation, and others. Her newest book is Why Have Kids?

  • Not Wanting Kids Is Entirely Normal

    Why the ingrained expectation that women should desire to become parents is unhealthy

  • Living in the Shaky Place

    In this essay, which first appeared on Jessica Valenti's personal blog, the editor and writer discusses the post-traumatic response she had to her daughter's premature birth last year.

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Where Time Comes From

The clocks that coordinate your cellphone, GPS, and more

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Computer Vision Syndrome and You

Save your eyes. Take breaks.

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What Happens in 60 Seconds

Quantifying human activity around the world

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