Painted lips, slicked-back hair and pumping fists form the core of Matt Wolf's documentary Teenage, an impressionistic history of how our concept of the teenager came to be. Composed almost entirely of dazzling archival footage — young people laboring, exercising, fighting, dancing, drinking and playing — the film traces...
They talk about being weighed down by self-doubt, then laugh off the offensive term "feminazis." Some idolize Priyanka Chopra, a Bollywood actress who "acts like a boss" chasing bad guys in ABC's thriller, Quantico. And no one is afraid to "ooh and ah" when one girl says her sister won Miss...
Editor's note, Jan. 15, 2015: Mae Keane was one of the last "radium girls," but not the last one. Please scroll down to the bottom of this page to see the full correction note. efore turning the page on 2014, All Things Considered is paying tribute to some of the...
Reese McHenry's got a voice like a preacher turning a standard sermon into a cathartic epiphany. Sometimes her croon has a country twang; at other times, she melds bluesy growl with smooth melodic hums. Whatever mode she's in, her voice is always an attention-grabber. That means any band playing with...
ditor's note: This post is an update of an earlier story, from the Invisibilia podcast and program, which is broadcast on participating public radio stations. In what countries are women and men on the most equal footing? That's a question that the World Economic Forum considers in its annual Global Gender...
The girl meets the frog monster in his wife, kareem. The secret weapon in this season's cocktail jokes will be Mrs. Carriban, a quirky and long neglected novel by Rachel Ingalls. , the British Book sales commission (British Book Marketing Council) published in 1986, was originally published in 1983, looks...
Bad girl: will MIA be measured against her own revolutionary demands? Last week, MIA for her new song "bad girl" a piece of video, it is the singer best a good packing: include a variety of political and cultural rebellion, reshape their sexy and powerful. In the video, women in...
The life of a massage parlor woman. Forsyth county - some people say that if the public can see what's going on in a nearby massage parlor, no one will stay. However, as the pestilence of the massage parlor continued to spread throughout the United States, our families and communities rotted...
This article tells the story of a street girl, Shanno. The 10 winners of the 2017 Lorenzo Natali media award were announced ata ceremony in Brussels on June 7. Saurabh Sharma, an Indian journalist, has become a big winner in this version, as his article titled "Shanno's story needs a...
"I've been bullied since I was four years old, and my parents had to transfer me to another school. It was awful." Bullying can't be taken lightly. Not many people really know about its long-term side effects, and how it affects a person's growth - whether it's their personality, self-confidence...