by Beenish Ahmed Posted on March 18, 2015 Updated: March 18, 2015
FGM is not only a deep-seated cultural phenomenon, but one that often goes unseen.
by Jessica Goldstein Posted on December 5, 2014 Updated: December 5, 2014
How do you snark at a show that's just okay?
by Jessica Goldstein Posted on June 25, 2014
66 percent of fourth grade girls say they like science and math, but only 18 percent of all college engineering majors are female. Where do we lose them?
by Abigail Bessler & Shannon Greenwood Posted on June 24, 2014 Updated: June 25, 2014
300,000 children may become victims of sex trafficking each year, and the average age of entry into child prostitution is 13 to 14 years old.
by Abigail Bessler Posted on June 20, 2014 Updated: June 20, 2014
Jorge Velásquez refuses to allow his daughter's death to become "another murder statistic."
by Jessica Goldstein Posted on June 16, 2014 Updated: June 16, 2014
Talking to Megan Abbott about her new novel, The Fever, and why everyone is so afraid of what teenage girls will do.
by Alyssa Rosenberg Posted on February 14, 2014
Marnie Michaels and Lyla Garrity come up against the limits of prettiness.
by Alyssa Rosenberg Posted on January 17, 2014 Updated: January 17, 2014
'Looking,' a new comedy from HBO, is a gentle but perceptive portrait of gay men negotiating love, work, and class in San Francisco.
by Alyssa Rosenberg Posted on January 10, 2014 Updated: January 10, 2014
When bodies and sex are part of a creator's work, it's perfectly reasonable to ask about them. But Lena Dunham could have gotten better questions.
by Alyssa Rosenberg Posted on October 24, 2013 Updated: October 23, 2013
Sarah Silverman's 'Susan 313' shows what it might have been like to root for an anti-heroic brat, rather than a malevolent genius.