Tens of thousands of women shared social media pictures of themselves under #nomakeupselfies before Cancer Research UK piggybacked to raise funds.
Feminism is dealing not just with sexism, but also its own uneasy relationship with privilege and race.
Feminism is in need of a global rethink that will banish stereotypes and inspire women.
After attending a talk on women in politics in South Africa, Deshnee Subramany feels the discussion moved too far away from the people at hand.
Women posed as dead bodies are an advertising staple, including the new Marc Jacobs ad with Miley Cyrus. Why does fashion fetishise the female corpse?
Julius Malema has emerged as an unlikely feminist after a recent rally, but gender experts have slammed the political leader for being opportunistic.
Most women don't have time to fight for their gender all the time. They may even diet or twerk. Feminism can ill afford to lose their voices.
Men's rights activists live in an imaginary world where false accusations of rape are a bigger problem than actual rape, writes Chris McEvoy.
Feminism has forsaken solidarity, contributing instead to individuated, globalised neoliberalism.
Attempts to sex up and spruce up feminism to make it more palatable takes away its reason to exist, writes Laurie Penny.
Bridget Jones, as always, does nothing more than lament about her alcohol intake and "look for a bloke" in the latest book, writes Suzanne Moore.
Feminists who generate more rage than understanding do themselves â€“ and their cause â€“ a disservice, writes Verashni Pillay.
For single moms, the reality of primary breadwinner status feels like less of a feminist victory than simply being overworked, writes Jill Filipovic.
In an industry dominated by male-made images, an extraordinary international project offers very personal points of view of five female photographers.
Instead of banning the diary from schools, as Gail Horalek would like, we should teach girls not to be ashamed of their bodies.
Susan Patton, criticised for her advice to female students, has stumbled on a truism ignored by feminism â€“ having a career is not everything.
On the issue of porn, Tanya Gold is with the Saudi Arabians: the freedom to watch a woman gag on a penis is not one she cherishes.
Ukraine's feminist group Femen has delved in what some call a new brand of feminist activism with their global topless protests.
Feminist polemic can breed defensiveness. How can we make it more fully inclusive?
A new edition to mark the 50th anniversary of The Bell Jar has seen the publisher accused of portraying the book as glorified chick lit.