women

Think Pieces

victoria’s secret is out of touch with what women want now

Has there been a shift in what sexy means?
Annie Lord
7.26.18
Think Pieces

this is how to not be a douchebag to women on the street

Just some things men can do to make women feel more comfortable in public spaces because it is our pavement too.
Annie Lord
6.27.18
Culture

why netflix’s ibiza is the feminist must-watch of the summer

It’s the empowering love story that isn’t really about love at all.
Becky Burgum
6.11.18
Culture

what it’s like to be a woman in modern theatre

Sick and tired having their stories told on stage through the traditional prism of the male gaze, Kitty Wordsworth and Hannah Hauer-King decided to take matters into their own hand and set up a female-led production company. Here they share their story.
Kitty Wordsworth
Hannah Hauer-King
4.25.18
Culture

riverdale actress hayley law on why women should fight back

She plays an avenging sex worker in new Netflix show Altered Carbon, but in real life she’s even more badass.
Tish Weinstock
4.6.18
Culture

girl behind the lens examines the fraught relationship between women and mental health

Mental health initiative WomanToWoman will be launching a new photography exhibition dedicated to championing female creatives whose work is inspired by experiences of mental health, trauma and recovery.
Violet Conroy
4.3.18
News

black mirror season 4 features all-female leads

And it wasn’t even done on purpose.
Hannah Ongley
12.29.17
News

only one woman has ever won a golden globe for best director

And in 2018, we won't get a second.
Hannah Ongley
12.12.17
Film

weird and wonderful horror films you probably didn’t know were made by women (or made at all)

Nikola Vasakova, founder of Girls in Film, gives a rundown of the cult horrors you should be watching this Halloween.
Nikola Vasakova
10.25.17
Film

why blade runner 2049 is a misogynistic mess

Women in the sci-fi sequel are either prostitutes, holographic housewives or they die brutal deaths that we are forced to watch in horrifying detail.
Charlotte Gush
10.9.17
Culture

the new typical girls zine features generations of radical creative women

Times are tough, but together we are tougher. TG’s new issue features creative community leaders from different generations, including Spare Rib’s Sue O’Sullivan, Women Who founder Otegha Uwagba, Art Hoe Collective's Gabrielle Richardson, and editor...
Charlotte Gush
5.24.17
Culture

a history of feminist posters 1974-1990

Alone we are powerless… Together we are stronger.
Matthew Whitehouse
2.8.17