misogyny

Culture

young lesbian, gay and bi women share their experiences of homophobia today

Following recent violent attacks on LGBTQ women and enby individuals, we examine the unique intersection of homophobia and misogyny and ask what can be done.
Sophie Wilkinson
6.13.19
Opinion

mariah carey’s 'obsessed' was a precursor to the #metoo movement

It's been 10 years since its release but Mariah Carey’s ‘Obsessed’ still resonates today.
Jeffrey Ingold
5.28.19
News

lily allen says fuck you very much, piers morgan

“Because we hate what you do, and we hate your whole crew, so please don’t stay in touch.”
Georgie Wright
6.11.18
Think Pieces

should catcalling be classified as a hate crime?

As Labour MP Melanie Onn asks parliament to make sexist abuse a hate crime, we consider issues raised around freedom of speech, classism and the fear that men will be banged-up for whistling.
Charlotte Gush
3.9.18
What Happened?

10 interesting and slightly terrifying things I learned from hillary clinton’s talk at the southbank

At the only UK date of her What Happened book tour, Hillary described the Russian rigging of the US election a “cyber 9/11” and mused on why Trump likes Putin’s bare chest.
Charlotte Gush
10.16.17
News

loyle carner kicked a fan out of his show for being sexist

Close the door on your way out. See ya. BYE.
Roisin Lanigan
10.9.17
SEXISM

what does playboy's return to nudity really mean?

Feminist Current's Megan Murphy explores the magazine's recent change of heart towards naked women on its pages.
Meghan Murphy
2.17.17
Donald Trump

in 2016, feminism is as relevant as ever

We talk a good game about sexism, but still aren't comfortable with women stepping out of traditional gender roles.
Meghan Murphy
10.19.16
News

rose mcgowan continues her powerful rampage against hollywood misogyny

The actress and activist has penned a scathing reply to Variety critic Owen Gleiberman's take on Renee Zellweger's changing appearance, saying it 'reeks of status quo white-male privilege.'
Hannah Ongley
7.7.16
Music

boiler room is on a crusade against online misogyny

Following a storm of sexist comments about Glaswegian producer Nightwave, the underground music project has promised that things will get better 'with immediate effect.'
Hannah Ongley
7.1.16
feminism

​what a conservative mp’s ‘sex scandal’ tells us about whorephobia and misogyny

Feminist Current’s Meghan Murphy examines the language behind the ‘scandal’ of Conservative MP John Wittingdale’s short relationship with a dominatrix…
Meghan Murphy
4.27.16
News

trentemøller stands up to homophobes, racists and misogynists on facebook

The Danish producer has asked hateful fans to stop buying his records or attending gigs via social media.
Rena Niamh Smith
8.18.15
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