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Hollywood's Depressing History of Putting Thin Women in Fat Suits

From "Fat Monica" in "Friends" to Patty in the new Netflix comedy "Insatiable," it's time for TV to quit using the fat suit.
Diane Shipley
8.8.18
Culture
Culture

9 Movies New to Netflix this August that Pass the Bechdel Test

If your Netflix binge-watching selection doesn't include two women talking to each other about literally anything other than men, you're very lost and we're here to save you.
Leila Ettachfini
8.1.18
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fatphobia

'Insatiable' Is a Perfect Example of How to Get Body Positivity Totally Wrong

The forthcoming Netflix show's plot is literally about how getting punched in the face by a man made a fat girl become "hot."
Brittany Ross
7.23.18
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7 Movies New to Netflix in July That Pass the Bechdel Test

For when you have more than enough dudes talking at you already.
Leila Ettachfini
7.9.18
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LGBTQ

The 10 Most Bisexual Things You Can Watch on Netflix Right Now

Kick back, relax, and unwind with some A+ bisexual representation.
Kerensa Cadenas
6.29.18
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LGBTQ

10 LGBTQ Movies on Netflix That Don’t End in Tragic Murder

Celebrate Pride Month with stories of queer joy!
Kerensa Cadenas
6.21.18
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The Best Female Revenge Movies to Stream Right Now

Have you heard about our lord and savior Dolly Parton?
Kristen Yoonsoo Kim
5.4.18
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tv

Watching Cartoon Animals Grapple with Capitalist Misogyny Will Fuck You Up

"Aggretsuko," the new Netflix show from the makers of Hello Kitty, uses the language of my childhood to express the miseries of my adulthood.
Sara David
5.3.18
Film
Film

The Rachel Dolezal Documentary Is a Hollow, Manipulative Spectacle

'The Rachel Divide' paints a sympathetic picture of Dolezal without responsibly engaging with the realities of race in America. It's very clear that this film is not for Black women such as myself.
Zoé Samudzi
4.24.18
Culture
Culture

How NASA Stopped 13 Women from Being the First Women in Space

The "Mercury 13" planned to be the first female astronauts to attempt spaceflight, undergoing rigorous training in a private program — until NASA found out about them.
Bedatri Datta Choudhury
4.24.18
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#Films

The Best Scary Movies on Netflix Starring Women

Order a bagel and turn off your phone—an Anne Rice adaptation is waiting for you.
Diana Tourjée
4.19.18
Film
Film

How 'Forgetting Sarah Marshall' Flipped the Crazy Ex-Girlfriend Trope

The risqué rom-com tries its best to rectify the genre's flaws—and still holds up ten years later.
Kristen Yoonsoo Kim
4.17.18