May 13, 2020

Where Did All the Lesbian Bars Go? Increasingly, They’re on TV

Most lesbian bars have vanished in recent decades — and that was before the pandemic. But three current TV shows offer their own fictional forms of […]
May 13, 2020

With ‘Four More Shots Please!,’ India Gets Its Own ‘Sex and the City’

The Amazon series has become a hit in India for its frank depictions of modern Mumbai women and sex, in a country where even kissing has […]
May 13, 2020

Forget Pancakes. Pay Mothers.

One lesson from the pandemic: Child care is work. And it should be compensated. Source
May 12, 2020

A Novelist Breaks the Code of Being a Woman in Japan

Mieko Kawakami, whose novel “Breasts and Eggs” was just published in English, has become something of a feminist icon in her male-dominated country. Source