She was raised as a boy. After a doctor discovered a half-formed ovary, Tatenda decided to live as a young woman.
In the Victorian era, the audacious Nellie Bly went undercover in a mental asylum.
In a series of emotionally charged group therapy sessions, convicted batterers reflect on the beliefs and attitudes that underlie their behavior.
In the halcyon days of internet romance, before there was Tinder, a young couple met and fell in love.
A trans man offers a unique perspective on the internalization of masculinity.
The scientific debate around this question keeps raging, but one neuroscientist says we’re more alike than we think.
A swimming pool becomes a haven for a marginalized community, for whom donning a swimsuit in public can feel unsafe.
Caitlin Flanagan argues that the #MeToo movement is becoming big enough to be rendered meaningless.
What remains of a boy’s absentee father is a discarded paternity test and 100 texts archived in a Nokia phone.
New polling reveals how partisanship affects people’s views of the roles of men and women.
Like Hugh Hefner himself, Playboy’s iconic costume was a blend of provocative and old-fashioned.
Gabe Habash’s impressive debut novel delves into the mind of a college wrestler determined to win a championship no matter the cost.
The rigorous activity is dominated by female athletes—and is growing in legitimacy and popularity.
The MTV Movie & TV Awards will no longer hand out separate trophies for best male and female performers. Will bigger ceremonies follow suit?
Two readers are very wary of hiring practices in Silicon Valley that strongly take gender into account. Here’s Sally: …
A reader with a Ph.D. in physics has been working in the tech industry for many years, but she’s…
The danger and appeal of the insatiable woman in Raw, Santa Clarita Diet, and The Lure
A judge has ruled that mothers and fathers can try to recover wages they lost from staying home to take care of their kids.
Where parenting norms have gone, the availability of infant-friendly facilities has followed.
Telling women to “always negotiate” might be bad advice, a new paper suggests.