• The service having id "propeller" is missing, reactivate its module or save again the list of services.
  • The service having id "buzz" is missing, reactivate its module or save again the list of services.

June 2014 Horoscope

This is one of our last chances to look backward before moving forward into an entirely new life... ...

Memorial Day: More Than BBQ and Blackout Cakes

I am going to be truthful about my thoughts of Memorial Day. When I was younger it was a day that kicked off the Summer. ...

Looking Back at Marriage Equality in Massachusetts

Marriage Equality in Massachusetts hits its 10 year mark on May 17th. With this 10th Anniversary I'm proud of the indefatigable energy and genius that made it possible. ...

Frieze Art Fair 2014 Randalls Island

The Frieze Art Fair has become New York's (most) favorite art fair, edging out the older Armory Show. ...

Heather Reid, Cross Words

Heather Reid got her musical start as the other half (along side Leisha Hailey) of the duo the Murmurs. ...

Military Ban on Nappy Hair

African American female servicemembers comprise the highest percentage of women in the military.  And with these sister servicewomen enlisting in the military at higher rates than their white, ...

Are You Still a Slave, A Discussion At the Bell Hooks Residency

"Are You Still a Slave?" was the discussion during the week-long Bell Hooks Residency at the New School, paneled by Bell Hooks, trans-activist Janet Mock, author Marci Blackman, and filmmaker ...

The Charmed Jill Sobule

Singer songwriter Jill Sobule is back after five years, since her last release, with "Dottie's Charms." This is an album for the literati or should I say by the literati. ...

Ruthie Doyle Talks Puberty, Art, Film and Gardening

"LA VERNIA" is a film exploring the complex relationships between a young queer woman and the women in her life. ...

Correspondents Dinner, Orange is the New Black

If you've all but given up on following political news, the White House Correspondence Dinner is a good way to catch up on what you missed. ...

Mother Teresa’s Canonization Dissed

Pope Francis is not only a good pontiff as pastor, he is also a good pontiff as church politician. ...

Artist Reveals Lewinsky Nod in Clinton Portrait
NYMag
March 2, 2015

It’s a reminder of America’s original blue-dress-related trauma.

read more
Scenes from Daily Life Inside ISIS-Controlled Mosul
vanityfair.com
February 27, 2015

Molly Crabapple sketches a source’s descriptions and images of life in Mosul, an Iraqi city transformed under militant control.

read more
FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler: This Is How We Will Ensure Net Neutrality
WIRED
February 27, 2015

I am proposing the FCC use its Title II authority to implement and enforce open internet protections, banning paid prioritization, and the blocking and throttling of lawful content and services.

read more
ISIS Destroys Mosul Museum Collection and Ancient Assyrian Statues [UPDATED]
hyperallergic.com
February 27, 2015

A video released on Thursday by ISIS shows members of the terrorist organization destroying ancient Assyrian artifacts at Mosul Museum. Archaeologists told the UK’s Channel 4 that many if not all of the sculptures shown being smashed at the Mosul Museum are in fact replicas of the originals.. snap.

read more
Happy National Adjunct Walkout Day
gawker
February 25, 2015

If you find your college classroom un-taught today, do not be alarmed: it's for a good cause.

read more
Down and dirty fairy tales: How this rediscovered stash of darker-than-Grimm stories destroys our Prince Charming myths
Salon.com
February 25, 2015

The translator of a newly discovered trove of 150-year-old tales on the gender-bending surprises found there

read more
Season of the witch: why young women are flocking to the ancient craft | World news
The Guardian
February 25, 2015

Rapper Azealia Banks brought witchcraft back into the mainstream by tweeting ‘I’m really a witch’. But women in the US have been harnessing its power for decades as a ‘spiritual but not religious’ way to express feminist ambitions

read more
What Happened When a Handsome, White Actor Shed a Tear Over 'Glory'
The Root
February 24, 2015

Actor Chris Pine cried over the John Legend-Common performance, and suddenly civil rights has a new “hero.”

read more
Feminist writers are so besieged by online abuse that some have begun to retire
The Washington Post
February 24, 2015

This is a strange, contradictory moment for feminism.

read more
The Academy’s Dirty Secret
slate
February 23, 2015

An astonishingly small number of elite universities produce an overwhelming number of America’s professors.

read more
I read only non-white authors for 12 months. What I learned surprised me | Sunili Govinnage | Comment is free
The Guardian
February 23, 2015

Reading science fiction, chick lit and fantasy novels by writers of colour for a year brought home to me just how white my reading world was

read more
When Arty Music Videos Rip Off Artists
hyperallergic.com
February 20, 2015

Another day, another artist's work is put to commercial use without permission. The latest victim is New York–based photographer Asger Carlsen, who took to Instagram to point out a startling similarity between a piece from his 2010 series Wrong and

read more
This Is the Conversation We Need to Be Having About the Female Libido Pill
Mic
February 20, 2015

There is no such thing as female Viagra.

read more
The Best of Haruki Murakami’s Advice Column
Vulture
February 20, 2015

Listen to Ray Charles and spend your time wiping your tears.

read more
A Letter From Jack White to the Media
jezebel.com
February 16, 2015

Poor Jack White just can't catch a break with the media, it seems: first, his tour rider was leaked by the University of Oklahoma's student newspaper, where it was revealed he likes a very specific type of guacamole; then, NPR took a gentle ribbing to the ride ...

read more
3 Science-Backed Tips for Better Online Dating
Science of Us
February 16, 2015

Here comes some research to make your experience of swiping and messaging less depressing.

read more
Why Did WNYC Delete Its Podcast on the Male 'Expert' on Women in Tech?
gizmodo.com
February 13, 2015

An episode of NPR's On the Media podcast TLDR was unceremoniously removed from the On the Media website today, and people are not at all happy. Rightly so.

read more
FBI Director, Everyone’s a Little Bit Racist
New York Times
February 13, 2015

The F.B.I. director, James B. Comey, delivered an unusually candid speech on Thursday about the difficult relationship between the police and African-Americans...

read more
Want to Know How Your Relationship Is Going? Take a Look At Your Apartment
Mic
February 12, 2015

The answers may be all around you.

read more

Advertisement

Walk in the Park

Advertisement