Day: March 18, 2007

Creative types, help me out.

I’m working on upgrading the Feministe store (yes, we are moving it to somewhere more socially conscious — please be patient!) and am playing around with some new t-shirt designs. So here’s what I need from you: Images and funny/clever/powerful…

What Is It?

What, exactly, is it I’m finding so irritating about this article? Is it the fact that it’s in the Style section rather than Arts or the Book Review? Because that’s where all the stories about feminism go. Is it the…

Because You Can’t Get Enough of AutoAdmit

Spirit of Margaret Brent sent along this article from the UVa Law Weekly which demonstrates that, yes, the harassment and libel of female law students by shitstains on AutoAdmit has had demonstrable effects on the subjects’ careers: Recently, several female…

The Women’s War

There’s a very long cover story in the NY Times Magazine this week about women vets and the additional stress they experience from being raped or harassed by their brothers in arms: Swift’s stress came not just from the war…

Ch-ch-ch-ch-ch-ch-ch-cherry Bomb!

The Runaways always make me think of sitting in Susan DeGeralomo’s* older sister Diane’s bedroom, listening to her records. Does anyone know which song it was that had lyrics about breaking out of reform school or prison or something? I…