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Welcome to the Ms. Blog!

On this International Women’s Day, March 8th, Ms. magazine—the flagship feminist publication that’s still going strong at 38!—proudly launches the Ms. Blog. We’re excited to be able to keep readers abreast of the latest feminist news and commentary in between quarterly issues of the magazine. The Ms. Blog will showcase the sharp writing and informed [...]

MOANA

Will Disney Get Race and Culture Right With Moana?

Earlier this week, Disney Animation Studios announced a late-2016 release date for its 56th animated feature, Moana, a musical comedy-adventure that will transport viewers to the South Seas to a world of sea creatures, underworlds and Polynesian folklore. Moana will be Disney’s first-ever Pacific Islander princess and second protagonist from the region (second only to [...]

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Wisconsin Political Candidate Tells Fast-Food Workers to “Get a Real Job”

And the victim-blaming of the impoverished continues. The Republican candidate for attorney general in Wisconsin, Brad Schimel, recently explained to supporters that this whole minimum wage debate wouldn’t be happening if those poors could just get their lives together: I want every one of our neighbors to have a job again, a well-paid job, so we [...]

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Fox News Host to Young Women Voters: “Go Back on Tinder”

It seems that conservatives are determined to quash the millennial vote before the midterms next month: they’ve moved polling places off college campuses, introduced unnecessarily strict voter ID laws and now they’re advising young women to skip the polls and “go back on Tinder or Match.com.” In a segment of Fox News’ “The Five” earlier this week, co-host Kimberly Guilfoyle [...]

Arts

March13square

Welcome to the Ms. Blog!

On this International Women’s Day, March 8th, Ms. magazine—the flagship … ...

MOANA

Will Disney Get Race and Culture Right With Moana?

Earlier this week, Disney Animation Studios announced a late-2016 release … ...

Screen shot 2014-10-24 at 1.10.45 PM

Wisconsin Political Candidate Tells Fast-Food Workers to “Get a Real Job”

And the victim-blaming of the impoverished continues. The Republican … ...

Screen shot 2014-10-24 at 10.37.56 AM

Fox News Host to Young Women Voters: “Go Back on Tinder”

It seems that conservatives are determined to quash the millennial vote … ...

Global

March13square

Welcome to the Ms. Blog!

On this International Women’s Day, March 8th, Ms. magazine—the flagship … ...

MOANA

Will Disney Get Race and Culture Right With Moana?

Earlier this week, Disney Animation Studios announced a late-2016 release … ...

Screen shot 2014-10-24 at 1.10.45 PM

Wisconsin Political Candidate Tells Fast-Food Workers to “Get a Real Job”

And the victim-blaming of the impoverished continues. The Republican … ...

Screen shot 2014-10-24 at 10.37.56 AM

Fox News Host to Young Women Voters: “Go Back on Tinder”

It seems that conservatives are determined to quash the millennial vote … ...

Justice

March13square

Welcome to the Ms. Blog!

On this International Women’s Day, March 8th, Ms. magazine—the flagship … ...

MOANA

Will Disney Get Race and Culture Right With Moana?

Earlier this week, Disney Animation Studios announced a late-2016 release … ...

Screen shot 2014-10-24 at 1.10.45 PM

Wisconsin Political Candidate Tells Fast-Food Workers to “Get a Real Job”

And the victim-blaming of the impoverished continues. The Republican … ...

Screen shot 2014-10-24 at 10.37.56 AM

Fox News Host to Young Women Voters: “Go Back on Tinder”

It seems that conservatives are determined to quash the millennial vote … ...

National

March13square

Welcome to the Ms. Blog!

On this International Women’s Day, March 8th, Ms. magazine—the flagship … ...

MOANA

Will Disney Get Race and Culture Right With Moana?

Earlier this week, Disney Animation Studios announced a late-2016 release … ...

Screen shot 2014-10-24 at 1.10.45 PM

Wisconsin Political Candidate Tells Fast-Food Workers to “Get a Real Job”

And the victim-blaming of the impoverished continues. The Republican … ...

Screen shot 2014-10-24 at 10.37.56 AM

Fox News Host to Young Women Voters: “Go Back on Tinder”

It seems that conservatives are determined to quash the millennial vote … ...