year in review

Art

The Illustrations that Brought Broadly Stories to Life in 2017

Our illustrators are cool as hell. Here's some of their best work from this year.
Broadly Staff
12.26.17
Sex

The Best Sex Adventures I Had in 2017—for the Sake of Journalism

It's been one hell of a year.
Maria Yagoda
12.13.17
WITCHES

Hexes, Penis Thievery, and a Stonehenge Rave: The Year in Witchcraft

As we prepare to cast a binding spell on Donald Trump's entire transition team, we look back on some of our best witch-related stories from 2016.
Callie Beusman
12.29.16
year in review

Broadly's Best Documentaries of 2015

Before the year ends, catch up with some of our favorite documentaries from 2015.
Broadly Staff
12.31.15
year in review

Looking Back on a Horrendous Year for Abortion Rights

In 2015, conservative politicians enacted 57 abortion restrictions in the United States, continuing a five-year pattern of attacking women's autonomy over their bodies.
Callie Beusman
12.31.15
sexual assault

Is There a Link Between Male Bonding and Sexual Violence?

Following allegations against three high school basketball players accused of raping a teammate in an act of hazing, we talked to the anthropologist who coined the term "male bonding" about why male-dominated institutions are rife with assault.
Gabby Bess
12.30.15
Interviews

The Best Broadly Interviews of 2015

You could wait until 2016 to watch our favorite episodes of Broadly Meets and Ask a Bro. But why would you want to?
Broadly Staff
12.30.15
year in review

Hip Tongues of Instagram

As 2015 saw the selfie tighten its hegemonic grip on popular culture, one body part emerged as a way for cool girls to make auto-portraiture palatable.
Lauren Oyler
12.29.15
year in review

The Best Broadly Articles of 2015

Our favorite articles of 2015, as chosen by the Broadly staff.
Broadly Staff
12.29.15