Nobody’s in favor of rape, but it keeps on happening. What’s not working?
We can’t keep pretending that most of our wars have been noble or worthwhile, so where does that put us on Memorial Day?
If it were just one movie or TV show, we could dismiss it. But it’s a consistent trope across many different stories. Why?
They’re more than just sexist jerks, they’re the heroes of a different show.
A story with toxic ideas about gender includes the toxic image of men as success objects.
Being a man doesn’t mean you don’t get daily doses of nasty gender stereotypes.
Noah Brand grew up in 1990s Star Wars fandom, and was there the day it died. Like most geeks, I’ve been hearing a lot about the new Star Wars movies for a while. People opining one way or the other about casting announcements, plot leaks, the teaser trailer, whether the new sequels will be wonderful…
The way we talk about sex is based on some very dubious assumptions, starting with the idea that “normal” is a thing.
How does nerd rage feel from the inside? And what can be done about it?
From “fake geek girls” to Gamergate, a certain demographic seems constantly, causelessly angry. But are you sure it’s the demographic you think it is?
Explaining one of the internet’s most annoying mysteries.
The recently-departed editor reshaped the 20th century from behind the scenes.
A strange man talking to two little girls isn’t necessarily something to be afraid of.
The popular superhero soap is running the grim-and-gritty arc in reverse, and that’s pretty cool.
A charming blog explores the diverse expression of how cute men are.
Without meaning to, the late hatemonger did one good thing for tolerance in America.