Ten years ago, illustrator Mirko Ilic combined three visual cliches to create a fresh, enduring emblem for gay marriage.
A letter from a reader about a Christian approach to intimacy
As Apple starts designing for our bodies, it will have to account for the fact that they're not all the same size.
For Janay Rice and other abuse victims, the obstacles to leaving are more complicated than many people think.
The demure look returning to runways this year once sparked a cultural uprising as it edged out the mini and angered feminists.
A short documentary about cross-dressing, masculinity, identity, and performance
Studies about the mental-health impact of the war have focused almost exclusively on men, to the detriment of the women who suffered on the front lines and the home front.
Prostitutes don't in actuality start, on average, at age 13, and insisting that they do misrepresents them.
The animals and human cells used in medical research are overwhelmingly male—meaning that as new therapies are developed, some biological sex differences may go unaddressed.
The ethics of looking away
At a time when same-sex marriage and gay equality are on the march, a new poll of LGBT Americans shows women lagging in several disheartening respects.
Consumers say they want to shop ethically, but how many of them actually do?
The radical feminist movement struggles to survive in France.
One epicenter is South Carolina, where all 46 counties have at least one animal shelter—and only 18 have domestic abuse shelters.
And dads, a study finds, are typically granted more leeway than moms.
Playing accessory to an awards-show nominee is an inherently awkward task. Add in society's gender expectations, and it gets more so.
A new study challenges previous conclusions about how parenthood changes politics.
Safety has always been a huge barrier to entry for cabbies, but the ride-finding app's features seem to reduce the risk of a driver being victimized.
As it considers revising its rules, the company must decide which users it really values.
Surprisingly, this effect was strongest for technology-oriented projects.
For the last six decades, presidents have treated the treasurer position as a low-risk, high-visibility job that promotes the appearance of diversity while rewarding a loyal supporter.