Knightley gets teased for playing versions of the same character, in different costumes. But her recurring role — negotiating femininity under patriarchal control — is one so many women recognize as our own.
As cosmetics for men become more mainstream, they could give men more opportunities for self-expression — and more pressure to live up to unrealistic beauty standards.
Märta Maas-Fjetterström was an influential textile designer. A namesake studio, in a small Swedish town continues to grow her carpet legacy.
"It took me 30 years to tell anyone. And I'm far from alone."
In 2005, Neil Strauss’s The Game changed how we date. Now Mystery, the pickup artist featured in the book, is trying to disassociate from the toxic effects of the industry he helped launch. For more on the “manosphere,” watch the new BuzzFeed News series Follow This on Netflix.
The Prime Minister of Japan wants 30% of leadership positions to be filled by women by 2020. Here's why that's easier said than done.
The days of “fauxmosexual” singers playing gay for the male gaze are (mostly) gone. But as more out queer woman pop stars rise, what kinds of representation do we want from them?
Cora Harrington's "In Intimate Detail" wants to shift how we think about underpinnings.
Survey data consistently finds that the vast majority (approximately 85%) of people describe their ideal proposal as taking place in private, and The Knot reported that "Most women deemed proposing in public and proposing in front of friends or family as the biggest blunders an aspiring fiancé could make."
For women who want to work in sports without being subjected to misogynist vitriol, a role in sports social media can be an ideal solution.
The seeds sown during the Anita Hill hearings have come into full flower in the past two years, as the #MeToo movement erupted following the election of a multiply accused sexual harasser, and angry women jumped into electoral contests around the country.
On Kavanaugh, Ghomeshi and who gets to tell the story.
As controversies tumbled around her, the daughter of Mia Farrow and wife of Woody Allen stayed quiet. No more.
Activists said the tweet, posted by a group called Dawoodi Bohra Women for Religious Freedom, promoted female genital mutilation.
Yes, going to the dentist sucks, but also, we're all adults here.
They want the company to do much more to protect them.
It’s up to Governor Jerry Brown.
Margaret Chase Smith was the first woman to serve both the House and the Senate and always defended her values, even when it meant opposing her party.
The actress on her new films, the lies women are told and the two kinds of people in the world.
Procedures like liposuction, tummy tucks and fillers have soared among men in recent years.
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