Glenn Greenwald was instrumental in unleashing a right-wing hate mob on a female USA Today intern. Her media colleagues are standing by the young woman, but this incident reveals just how fraught covering the radical right is, especially for women journalists.
The stereotypes that plague Asian Americans flatten this incredibly diverse demographic of 21 million people. In the case of the recent Atlanta shootings, they also dehumanize the victims of these horrific and racist crimes.
First drafted in 1923, the Equal Rights Amendment has only recently been ratified by 38 states, the number needed to add it to the Constitution. A new generation of activists, often Black and queer, are putting in the work to make the ERA a reality.
Strong data suggests that economics is the worst field in which to be a woman, despite the much greater attention paid to other areas of STEM. The consequences of this aren’t felt only by the women who work in the field, but also in government policies which would likely look very different were more women involved in drafting them.