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2:08 PM, August 12th, 2013

Hugo Schwyzer built a successful, if divisive, career as a ‘male feminist’ and porn advocate. Then his life fell apart—on Twitter. The man who is arguably the Internet’s most famous “porn professor” talks to Richard Abowitz about what fueled his epic meltdown.

3:36 PM, March 8th, 2013

15 female photographers explore femininity. Above is a photo by Hanna Putz:

In creating portraits of friends who had recently given birth to their first children, [Putz] noticed a remarkable shift in awareness. “Their attention is mainly on their child, and [they] are also in some kind of a transitional phase, as they are adjusting to the new role that has just been given to them,” said Putz in an interview with BJP.

See more of the photos

2:02 PM, June 12th, 2012
It opened so many doors for the adult industry, women and sexuality in general. Up until that point I bet some men didn’t even know that women had a clitoris. This began wanting to please your partner and took the shame out of being aroused or wanting to have an orgasm. I think the movie did great things.
Stormy Daniels is one of the porn stars we interviewed about the influence of ‘Deep Throat’ 40 years on. Check out the other actress’ thoughts
12:28 PM, March 15th, 2012

Hillary Clinton’s rousing address at the 2012 Women in the World Summit was just her latest speech for women’s rights. From her 1995 Beijing address to her vocal advocacy for contraception, watch our mashup of her best. 

1:48 PM, March 10th, 2012
What does it mean to be a woman in the world? Facing up to the obstacles you confront,it means never giving up: on yourself, your potential, your future. It means waking early, working hard, putting a family, a community, a country literallyon your back and building a better life.
Sec. of State Hillary Clinton, speaking to a packed audience in the closing remarks of Women in the World.
12:13 PM, March 10th, 2012
Social media brought me here. Tumblr brought me here.
Young female activist Crystal Ogar, of the SPARK Summit, telling Chelsea Clinton how young women are using the Internet to lobby for social change. Shout-out to Tumblr as host to young feminism on the web! (See: The Daily Beast’s Women in the World Summit)
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9:44 PM, March 8th, 2012

Tina and Angie chatting it up at the Women in the World summit at New York’s Lincoln Center, following a panel between Madeleine Albright and Charlie Rose.

Favorite (of many) quotes from that panel, about the price of war:

Charlie: “But Madeleine: Why aren’t there more women in power?”

Madeleine (who is sassy and amazing): “Men!”

10:07 AM, September 30th, 2011

Photos: ‘Our Bodies, Ourselves’—and 15 Other Milestones in Women’s Sexual Liberation

newsweek:

Gotta love a good vintage sex gallery.

PLUS: Our Bodies, Ourselves at 40 (The Daily Beast)

The first book to teach women about sex, birth control and—yes—the clitoris.

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6:49 PM, September 29th, 2011
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