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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Social media brought me here. Tumblr brought me here.
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!”