Wadjda: A Girl’s Life, Saudi Style

This first-ever feature film by a female Saudi director charmingly, persuasively calls for women’s equality in the Islamic world. [Read more…]

The Gospel According to Saint Angelina

Angelina Jolie wants us to talk about rape, but not in the Western-centric, man-blaming, feminist-professor way of the chattering classes. That’s why she made Maleficent. [Read more…]

Breaking Bad: Anna Gunn Speaks Out on Skyler-Hate

Why can’t a woman have as powerful a story arc as her onscreen husband? [Read more…]