by Sinnamon Love onFebruary 17, 2013
For one adult-film actress, sex, financial freedom and feminism aren't mutually exclusive, Sinnamon Love writes on Guernica magazine, but the porn star grapples with whether or not she is a feminist.
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Daily Show co-creator Lizz Winstead talks about a new video response site promoting women's rights.
by Hillary Crosley onJuly 1, 2012
Melissa Harris-Perry and her guests discuss if "having it all" is realistic for women.
by Joshua R. Weaver onMay 11, 2012
The Root Recommends: The Moroccan-born artist who challenges female stereotypes at the Smithsonian.
by Brittney Cooper onApril 22, 2012
Crunk Feminist Collective columnist Brittney Cooper argues that despite her feminist values, she believes that losing weight will increase her chances of finding Mr. Right.
by Joshua R. Weaver onMay 26, 2011
A new book that examines the close relationship between race, gender and equality.
by Akoto Ofori-Atta onNovember 23, 2010
The noted Spelman College scholar and author talks to The Root about what Oprah should be doing, Michelle Obama and why the president is a feminist.
by Salamishah Tillet onNovember 10, 2010
Why Ntozake Shange's feminist message of gender equality, reproductive justice and sexual liberation has been seriously compromised in the hands of the hit filmmaker.
by Jack White onApril 17, 2010
Challenging brutal oppression in the South, the student organization gave women a rare opportunity to lead.
by Rebecca Walker onSeptember 23, 2009
She's not a hairy, man-hating woman, says Feminista author Erica Kennedy. This modern woman is smart as hell and not afraid to flex.
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