The destruction of Hillary Clinton: sexism, Sanders, and the millennial feminists | Susan Bordo

In this extract from her book, Susan Bordo asks how the most qualified candidate ever to run for president lost the seemingly unloseable election Many books have been written about the way racial differences among feminists both divided and pushed feminist thinking and practice forward over the past several decades. In the 2016 election, however, […]

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie clarifies transgender comments as backlash grows

Author reiterates her support for transgender people, but says it would be disingenuous not to acknowledge differences Nigerian novelist and feminist Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie has sought to clarify her position after sparking outrage with comments about transgender women that she made in an interview with Channel 4 News. The author of In a lengthy post […]

Girl’s drive to find 1,000 ‘black girl books’ hits target with outpouring of donations

Eleven-year-old Marley Diass appeal #1000blackgirlbooks, which gathered huge support, grew from her frustration at only being given stories about white boys and their dogs An 11-year-old girl who was frustrated about only being given unrelatable books to read at school has reached her goal of finding 1,000 black girl books after starting the campaign #1000blackgirlbooks. […]