A Political and Literary Forum
On the hundreth anniversary of suffrage, it’s time for gender equity in political office.
Jennifer M. Piscopo, Shauna L. Shames
American conservatives pride themselves on moral clarity—and nowhere greater than on the topic of marriage and family.
Mary Lyndon Shanley
The romantic obsessions of Colette, Simone de Beauvoir, and Marguerite Duras.
What the Indian constitutional tradition can teach about sex equality.
Martha C. Nussbaum
A response to Susan Okin, "Is Multiculturalism Bad for Women?"
Invitations to danger and salvation that makes the blues the blues.
Those of us who consider ourselves politically progressive have been too quick to assume that feminism and multiculturalism are both good things which are easily reconciled.
Susan Moller Okin
The idea that a fetus has rights cannot be bypassed as nonsense. We have to take the idea seriously.
Judith Jarvis Thomson
Out of the shadow of a wall 15 feet away a pair of men emerged and blocked the sidewalk.
The repression of Iranian women.
It would be simpler to burn a few magazines than to explore the economic, social, and psychological factors of which both rape and pornography are symptoms.
Writer, teacher, and political activist.
Grace Paley, Gail Pool, Shirley Roses
Vital reading on politics, literature, and more in your inbox
William Callison, Quinn Slobodian
Olúfẹ́mi O. Táíwò
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