Feminism at Versailles

We spoke with three of Versailles’ female leads about women in 17th century France and strong female characters.

Across TV Platforms, Women Remain Underrepresented On- and Off-Screen

Research released this week reveals that women still have very far to go in the fight for equality on the small screen.

She’s the Scariest Female Villain on TV—Because She Lacks a “Female Sensibility”

Wentworth‘s Joan Ferguson has no politics, no sensibility, no empathy and no fear. All she has in an insatiable thirst for power and revenge that cannot be contained by prison walls.

Gretchen Carlson’s Sexual Harassment Suit Could Be a Tipping Point

Carlson’s immense courage in coming forward against the powerful Fox News will not be forgotten—and she herself hopes to inspire women across political divides to stand up against sexist treatment in the workplace.

Leadership Lessons from Equity’s Women of Wall Street

The new financial drama Equity is a living, breathing illustration of the gender bias delineated in AAUW’s research report on women in leadership.

Activists Are Calling for Fox News to Take Action Against Sexual Harassment

A new petition calls for the release of the findings of a recent internal review of sexual harassment claims against Fox News chairman and CEO Roger Ailes.

Q&A: UnReal’s Meagan Tandy On Feminism, Discrimination and Beauty Pageants

Ms. got the chance to speak with Tandy about her career, being a woman in Hollywood, her past experiences in pageantry, and her recent efforts to improve the confidence and self-awareness of teenage girls through her “Girl Talk” workshop series.

6 (More) Apps Every Feminist Needs

We love these feminist apps. Maybe you will, too!

These 10 Quotes Exemplify the Feminism of “Gilmore Girls”

To celebrate the upcoming Netflix revival of one of our favorite feminist shows, Gilmore Girls, let’s take a moment to honor some of its smartest quips.

“Agent Carter” Mattered Because Representation Matters

The passion behind Agent Carter is notable less for its enthusiasm for the show itself but for the importance of what it represents in current media.