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
After decades of such astonishing change, the gender revolution appears over—before its completion.
Claude S. Fischer
In France, a Strange, Last-Ditch Campaign Against Marriage Equality
Is there actually a right to know one’s biogenetic familial origins?
The Myth of Women's Ascendance
Philip N. Cohen
Women in Fiction Fight Back
Srđan Dragojević’s The Parade
Elisabether Badinter blames "naturalism" for all-consuming motherhood, but she leaves the real culprits off the hook.
Asghar Farhadi’s A Separation portrays an Iranian divorce under sharia law with sensitivity and pathos.
Alan A. Stone
Publishing news of discrimination against homosexuals in Iran.
David William Turner
Life and Death in a New Orleans Squat
Swinton gives her all to the martyred victim in We Need to Talk about Kevin.
Should the gay community really be saying “I do”?
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