Scout MacEachron

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crime

The 'Amazonian' Sisters Who Terrorized the Men of 20th-Century New York

When the "notorious" Poillon sisters moved to Manhattan, they embarked on a life of enacting revenge on men who'd done them wrong, skipping out on a lot of hotel bills, and suing everyone.
Scout MacEachron
12.4.15
Sex

If You Liked It Then You Should Have Put a Clitoris Ring on It

A straight male artist in Brooklyn is stimulating feminists around the world with his anatomically correct "clitorings."
Scout MacEachron
11.16.15
crime

The Bizarre Lesbian Murder Scandal That Rocked 1950s LA

On October 31, 1957, Goldyne Pizer rang Peter Fabiano's doorbell and shot him in the chest.
Scout MacEachron
11.9.15
PROFILES

The Artist Who Speaks to Computers and Their Humans

Ashley Zelinskie is a Star Trek-obsessed nerd creating art with the 3D printer and super computer she built herself.
Scout MacEachron
10.8.15
Fashion

A 14-Year-Old Model Reveals What Walking in NYFW Is Really Like

For Sumer Sommerfeld, modeling means sacrificing a "normal life." For her family, it means navigating if, when, and how to push her to the top.
Scout MacEachron
9.18.15
jobs

Hide Your Roots: How High-End Salons Are Whitewashing Their Hairstylists

For women of color and trans women, working a dream job at a high-end salon often comes with a price: their hair, their names, and their identities.
Scout MacEachron
9.16.15
Art

Crocheted with Staples: A Look at the Emotional Artwork of Female Inmates

In a recreational art workshop, ten female inmates made their own version of Judy Chicago's iconic feminist artwork "The Dinner Party." Now, it's on display at the Brooklyn Museum.
Scout MacEachron
8.14.15
Photography

The Strange, Sensitive World of Plastic Surgery Photography

When photographer Mia Berg started working for a plastic surgeon, she learned that before-and-after photos can be about much more than looking good.
Scout MacEachron
8.13.15