Declining to seriously reckon with the rape allegations against him is reckless. And I was once reckless.
Does race influence stereotypes—and performance—of girls in science, technology, engineering, and math?
The comedian thinks people should have "the integrity not to ask" about the allegations against him. The institution apparently agrees.
Around 30 percent of rape victims suffer from PTSD. Now, some are adapting the four-legged treatment used by military veterans to ease their trauma.
Movies like The Hunger Games imagine society's present problems getting worse—except for sexism and racism, which magically disappear in the future.
Stone Butch Blues was a gateway for me to understanding love, gender expression, and my girlfriend. It should be up there with the classic coming-of-age novels.
The gynecological device may have an ethically fraught history, but it's hard to improve on the design.
A look at new guidelines meant to improve how medical schools teach students about sexual orientation and gender identity
The stark difference in attitudes toward the Disney film in 1989 versus today serves as a reminder of how the concept of the Strong Female Lead is always changing.
A new book about Gary Hart and an uncensored letter from the FBI to Martin Luther King Jr. reopen the debate on the line between the private and the political.
Is Kim Kardashian defying sexist beauty standards, or helping create new ones?
Over a third of women report being stalked or threatened on the Internet. Here's what the justice system actually says about their options.
Hours of crunching, sewing, and ripping go into readying a piece of footwear that lasts for just one performance.
The intense focus on sexuality, purity, manhood, and womanhood in certain faith communities—and its consequences
I came to Beijing to model. Then I found myself playing Miss America in Inner Mongolia.
In upholding same-sex-marriage bans, Sixth Circuit Judge Jeffrey Sutton said the people should decide, but his ruling virtually guaranteed the opposite.
With a decision to uphold same-sex-marriage bans, the Sixth Circuit creates a division that only the justices can resolve.
Why personhood measures keep failing
Packed with outspoken women performing and winning, the CMAs looked female-friendly, even if the industry it celebrates still isn't.
A critique of the First Amendment from an academic who studies street harassment
On Tuesday, voters changed the state's constitution, making it easier for lawmakers to restrict women's access to the procedure.