Articles tagged with feminism

Sophie Lewis

Netflix’s Maid and three recent best-sellers depict the agonies and rage of being a low-wage housekeeper or nanny. But all fail to identify capitalism itself as the culprit.

Judith Levine

The right to reproductive health and agency is a compelling state interest.

Joseph J. Fischel

Porn performers have a unique vision for labor justice and erotic fulfillment, but they face draconian regulation and exploitative work conditions.

Becca Rothfeld

Three new books explore the gap between sex that is good and sex that is virtuous, making the complexities of desire central to our conversations about sexual ethics.

John Crowley

Amidst a boys’ club of ’70s-era comics, Shary Flenniken’s Trots and Bonnie was unique for its feminist depiction of the political and sexual awakening of young women.

Paula Findlen

Recent efforts to commemorate Laura Bassi—a pioneering physicist in eighteenth-century Italy—often say more about us than the world of women in science.

Judith Levine

The penalties of gender and sexual violence are not equally distributed, but psyche violence is genderless.

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Boston Review Rosie Gillies

Assata Shakur — “Women in Prison: How It Is With Us”

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Boston Review Rosie Gillies

The Combahee River Collective Statement

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Boston Review Rosie Gillies

Claudia Jones — “An End of the Neglect of the Problems of the Negro Woman!”