Bill Cosby, The Rapist We Made

December 3, 2014 Camille Hayes I never much liked Bill Cosby, but that doesn’t matter now. The fact that he’s a smug, moralizing...

It’s Hard Out Here for a Feminist

November 15, 2013 Camille Hayes Until this week, I was only peripherally aware of Lily Allen. Sure, I’d downloaded “Fuck You” and...

Joss Whedon and the F-Word

November 12, 2013 Camille Hayes First, some context: I love Joss Whedon. LOVE HIM. Like swoony, wobbly-kneed preteen-at-a-One-Direction-c...

Where My Ladies At? Part 3

September 10, 2014 Camille Hayes Read Part 1 here Read Part 2 here So, we all know what didn’t happen after Hobby Lobby. Despite some...

Where My Ladies At? Part 2

September 2, 2014 Camille Hayes Read Part 1 Here Washington, D.C., April 25, 2004 What went wrong? Why were the major feminist movement...

Where My Ladies At? Part 1

July 28, 2014 Camille Hayes Demonstrators, both pro and con the contraceptive mandate, await the ruling June 30. At the risk of repeating...

Free Radicals, Part 4

May 21, 2014 Camille Hayes Read Part 1 here Read Part 2 here Read Part 3 here It seems like an obvious point, the idea that legislation...

Free Radicals, Part 3

May 20, 2014 Camille Hayes Read Part 1 here Read Part 2 here In Parts 1 and 2, I talked about the basic differences between the radical...

Partnering with Men for Feminist Change

January 10, 2014 Camille Hayes The American women’s movement is at a turning point. Roughly 45 years into feminism’s second wave, after...

Women, Politics and Represention

November 17, 2013 Camille Hayes There’s something I need to get off my chest. It’s been weighing on me, and I want to come clean before...

Why White People Can’t Quit Blackface

October 31, 2013 Camille Hayes Before I saw those pictures of her online Monday morning I didn’t know who Julianne Hough was, and even...

Free Radicals, Part 2

October 24, 2013 Camille Hayes Read Part 1 here Last time, I talked about the ongoing argument in American feminism between liberals and...

Free Radicals, Part 1

October 7, 2013 Camille Hayes Who doesn’t love a topless protest? Feminists fight with each other a lot; we’re a scrappy bunch. Most of...

Low-Hanging Fruit: Hanna Rosin

September 12, 2013 Camille Hayes Full disclosure: I haven’t read Hanna Rosin’s book “The End of Men” in its entirety, nor do I intend to;...