Tag: feminism

Anita Sarkeesian Receives Death Threats for Calling Out Misogyny in Video Games

Anita Sarkeesian Receives Death Threats for Calling Out Misogyny in Video Games

| September 18, 2014 | 1 Comment

The FBI is investigating a bomb threat targeting video game critic Anita Sarkeesian. What on Earth is happening in video games journalism?

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Joe Biden Responds to Ray Rice’s Suspension How Every Man Should

Joe Biden Responds to Ray Rice’s Suspension How Every Man Should

| September 9, 2014 | 0 Comments

Joe Biden, unfairly known for always saying the wrong thing, says all the right things about Ray Rice and domestic violence.

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Star Wars Episode VII Cast Announced: There’s No Gender Equality in Space Either

Star Wars Episode VII Cast Announced: There’s No Gender Equality in Space Either

| April 29, 2014 | 0 Comments

The cast of the J.J. Abrams film was announced this morning and the category is: dudes! Lots of them!

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Kathleen Hanna on Riot Grrrl History, Her Battle with Lyme Disease, and The Punk Singer

Kathleen Hanna on Riot Grrrl History, Her Battle with Lyme Disease, and The Punk Singer

| December 19, 2013 | 1 Comment

Riot Grrrl ringleader Kathleen Hanna of Bikini Kill, Le Tigre, and The Julie Ruin talks about her mysterious disappearance, the modern face of feminism, and The Punk Singer, the new documentary based on her life.

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Beyonce and Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie Make Feminism Go Viral

Beyonce and Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie Make Feminism Go Viral

| December 16, 2013 | 6 Comments

Through sampling Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie’s TED talk on feminism, Beyonce guarantees that millions will not only hear, but memorize what being a feminist truly means.

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Régis Roinsard Talks Populaire and the Feminist World of Competitive Typing

Régis Roinsard Talks Populaire and the Feminist World of Competitive Typing

| September 13, 2013 | 0 Comments

KQED Pop talks to director Régis Roinsard about his new movie Populaire and how the world of competitive typing was just like reality TV and even feminist.

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Miley Cyrus Does Her Best Miley Cyrus Impression: Everyone Freaks Out

Miley Cyrus Does Her Best Miley Cyrus Impression: Everyone Freaks Out

| August 26, 2013 | 6 Comments

Everyone’s mad about Miley Cyrus doing exactly what is expected of her last night on live TV. Why?

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Lake Bell: A Writer, Actress and Director Finding Her Voice(s)

Lake Bell: A Writer, Actress and Director Finding Her Voice(s)

| August 16, 2013 | 0 Comments

Tony Bravo talks to Lake Bell about her new movie, In a World, and discovers, among other things, the scourge that is sexy baby voice.

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Katy Perry vs. Lady Gaga: What Today’s Stan Wars Say About Our Culture

Katy Perry vs. Lady Gaga: What Today’s Stan Wars Say About Our Culture

| August 14, 2013 | 3 Comments

Is the feud between Katy Perry and Lady Gaga fans about a difference in musical taste or something much deeper?

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5 Reasons to Start Watching Orange is the New Black Right Now

5 Reasons to Start Watching Orange is the New Black Right Now

| July 22, 2013 | 0 Comments

My advice to you: leave work now. Go home. Get out your computer, put on your jammies and start watching Orange is the New Black. Here’s why:

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