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Rape Joke Supercut: I Can’t Believe You Clapped For That

July 14, 2012

Our Video Content Manager, Elisa Kreisinger, has created a new video, "Rape Joke Supercut: I Can't Believe You Clapped for That," that aims to suggest there is a crucial difference between playing rape for cheap laughs, and mocking or exposing the deep-rooted sexism that feeds and sustains rape culture. More »

Lewd, Hateful Language Should Have No Place in Campus Debate

Lewd, Hateful Language Should Have No Place in Campus Debate

| March 14, 2012

An anticipated commencement address set off a rhetorical firestorm that sickened the author, a Barnard undergrad who calls for action by her campus community. More »

WMC in the Christian Science Monitor: Has Rush Limbaugh Finally Gone Too Far?

| March 3, 2012

Rush Limbaugh’s Sexism: Finally Too Much To Bear?

| March 1, 2012

Rush Limbaugh calls Sandra Fluke a slut and much worse. How much longer should women have to hear this? More »

Female Social Media Users in Danger

| December 19, 2011

Last Man Standing Offers No Good Cues for Manhood

| November 8, 2011

A Spotlight on Journalistic Voice and Sexual Violence

| November 7, 2011

Progressive Girls' Voices Blogger: India's Portrayal of Women in Media

| June 14, 2011

Progressive Girls’ Voices Blogger: Underrepresentation of Women in Media

| June 13, 2011

The Real Problem is the Weekly Standard, not the wife!

| June 10, 2011