Business

Weed

Fighting Inequality in the Ever-Expanding Legal Weed Industry

These women of color advocates explain how cannabis businesses must break the cycle of injustice with community investment and equal access.
Hannah Hickok
3.18.19
sex toys

This Artist Is Redesigning the Strap-On for Millennials

To create STRAPP, artist and sex educator Shawné Michaelain Holloway asked a diverse range of strap-on users how she could improve an old classic.
Sarah Burke
1.17.19
Culture

Serena Williams Plans to Invest More Money in Women

Tennis champion Serena Williams already invests in almost 30 companies but wants to shift her focus to women-owned businesses.
Terry Nguyen
11.7.18
Science

Narcissistic Psychopaths More Likely to Major in Business and Econ, Study Finds

Researchers surveyed 487 undergraduates to figure out whether people with "dark" personalities are more likely to self-select into certain fields.
Kimberly Lawson
5.5.17
Weed Week

The Dumbest Ideas People Have Had While High, Illustrated

The iPhone and the entire internet were basically made by stoned people. These inventions are not as good as those.
Gabby Bess
4.20.17
Fashion

'It Allowed Me to Feel Like a Piece of Ham in a Tube Top': A Eulogy for Wet Seal

A somber reflection on the "edgy" teen retailer, which announced today that it would shutter all its stores.
Lauren Oyler
1.27.17
Books

How Joan Rivers Quietly Built a Billion Dollar QVC Empire

Critics have remembered Joan Rivers as a groundbreaking comedian, but a critically acclaimed new biography, "Last Girl Before the Freeway," examines Rivers's even greater accomplishment: building a billion-dollar business as a senior citizen.
Mitchell Sunderland
12.24.16
crime

How Fashion Brands Like Zara Can Get Away with Stealing Artists' Designs

We asked a lawyer if independent artists have any recourse when a corporation copies their work.
Gabby Bess
7.21.16
Sports

If You Really Want to Help Cancer Research, Don't Give Money to the NFL

Despite the National Football League's contributions to the American Cancer Society through its official "Crucial Catch" campaign, data shows the league doesn't prioritize much besides its own corporate interests.
Gayle Sulik
1.29.16
Business

Now You Can Review How Sexist Your Company Is with 'Yelp for Women' Site

Zero stars for unequal pay.
Diana Tourjée
11.16.15
shopping

Sex Emporiums Around the World

When it comes to getting off, it's a small world after all.
Gabby Bess
8.28.15
Business

Running An Erotic Publishing Empire

When it comes to cave men strippers and a multi-million-dollar erotic e-book business, Tina Engler and Patty Marks keep it all in the family.
Broadly Staff
Lauren Oyler
8.26.15
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