by Jessica Goldstein Posted on April 14, 2015
"My life was just not conducive to raising a healthy, happy child. I just didn't feel it was fair. I decided to get an abortion."
by Beenish Ahmed Posted on April 1, 2015
Schoolgirls who became pregnant, in part, because of the uptick in sexual violence and sex work in the midst of the Ebola outbreak are now further punished by not being allowed to graduate from school.
by Beenish Ahmed Posted on 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
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
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
Jorge Velásquez refuses to allow his daughter's death to become "another murder statistic."
by Jessica Goldstein Posted on 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
'Looking,' a new comedy from HBO, is a gentle but perceptive portrait of gay men negotiating love, work, and class in San Francisco.