feminism

Feminist bell hooks Critiques Beyoncé and Nicki Minaj’s ‘Anaconda’

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The battle between bell hooks and modern day female artists continues. Last week the feminist scholar-in-residence led a panel — called “Whose Booty Is This?” — for New School students that put a critical lens on the butt “trend” that’s now made it to the...

Are You a Confused Dude? Have No Fear “The Womansplainer” Is Here!

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It’s no surprise there is an outstanding difference between how men and women operate. Have no fear fellas, artist and feminist Elizabeth Simins is here to help uncomplicate women for a small fee. Simins created a website that offers services that help men understand women....

Singer Annie Lennox Calls Beyoncé ‘Feminist Lite’

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People are still upset that Beyoncé dared to call herself a feminist. Repeatedly. This time, singer Annie Lennox (yes, that’s right – sweet dreams are made of this – Annie Lennox) has something to say about it and declared Beyoncé to be, feminist lite. I’m...

Jezebel Ain’t Loyal: When Feminist Spaces Show Their True (Lack Of) Colors

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Today, ladies, women, girls and femmes, we’re going to talk about Dodai Stewart. Who is Dodai Stewart, you ask? Well, I’ll tell you. She’s probably one of the most witty, consistently smart writers-editors on these interwebs. And she reps Jezebel.com to the death of her....

Watch: H.S. Boys Discuss Feminism and Intersectionality

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Ask any high school boy to define feminism, and you may get a blank stare – unless he’s a student at LREI. A group of male students from the private NYC high school recently took a feminism course and made a video discussing how and...