Tag: feminist

Love & Sex

The Girl Below Is Actually An Android Sex Doll

Wendy Stokesby:

Robots these days can perform surgeries, walk the runway, and even teach a class of students. And now there’s a robot that can … have sex. …

Love & Sex

The Soapbox: Feminism Deserves Better Than “Sex-Negative Vs. Sex-Positive”

Wendy Stokesby:

As a feminist, kinky person and sex commentator, I am the target audience for Jillian Horowitz’s xoJane essay “I’m a Sex-Negative Feminist” — and that’s exactly …

Celebs

The Soapbox: If Meryl Streep Isn’t A Feminist, Fine — I’m Not Either

Wendy Stokesby:

When asked if she was a feminist, Meryl Streep responded, “I am a humanist, I am for nice easy balance.” Oh, lord, here come the internet …

Parenting

How To Teach Boys To Be Feminists

Wendy Stokesby:

Recently, I wrote a blog post about teaching our girls to be feminists. But I also think boys should be taught what it is to be …

Entertainment

Frisky Q&A: Ani DiFranco On Patriarchy, Motherhood & “Having It All”

Wendy Stokesby:

When I arrived at the basement of the Calvin Theater in Northampton, Massachusetts, I found folk musician Ani DiFranco in the midst of trying to get …

Entertainment

This Awesome Recreation Of A 1981 LEGO Ad Says Everything You Need To Know About Sexist Toy Marketing

Wendy Stokesby:

Maybe you saw this 1981 gender-neutral LEGO ad (left) the first time around. Or maybe you saw it more recently, going viral on the Internet to …

Entertainment

Emma Watson Is “Conflicted” About Beyoncé’s Feminist Credentials

Wendy Stokesby:

“As I was watching Beyoncé’s visual album I felt very conflicted, I felt her message felt very conflicted in the sense that on the one hand …

Entertainment

The Case Of Huffington Post Sexism

Wendy Stokesby:

There’s been some internet chatter recently about how Huffington Post, a blog with mostly liberal writers and a liberal slant on the news, publishes a lot …

Celebs

Sports Reporter Calls Danica Patrick A “Bitch”

Wendy Stokesby:

This clip is all kinds of ew. Via the Women’s Media Center on February 20th, the Fox 5 San Diego sports reporter Ross Shimabuku called race …

News

French feminists make parody photo of Clinton banning ejaculation for non-procreative purposes

Wendy Stokesby:

Earlier this week, President Trump signed an executive order limiting women’s reproductive rights abroad in a room full of old white men. It was a stark …