How Racism Impacts the Health of People of Color

The facts speak for themselves.

7 Simple Ways to Practice Sustainability

It’s not easy being green — but these tips will help. 🌱

How We’re Supporting People on the Front Lines of COVID-19

A little support can go a long way.

How I Realized My Diet Was an Eating Disorder

CW: explicit description of eating disorder experience.

What Inspires Us to Fight Period Poverty

A li’l motivation goes a long way sometimes.

How I Learned to Love the Color of My Skin

Loving yourself exactly as you are is more important than anything else.

How We’re Fighting for Menstrual Equity in 2020

New year, new federal period policy. ✍️

How We Ensure Thinx Are Body-Safe

We put customer health and safety first.

Our Favorite Books About Starting Fresh

We asked a few friends for their most motivational literary recommendations. 

Planning My Feminist Wedding

Saying "I do" to breaking patriarchal traditions. 

Giving Back to the Next Generation

‘Tis the season to champion menstrual equity. ✊

How Porn Helped Improve My Relationships (...Eventually)

As long as it's *your* choice, why not?

#IfWeAllHadPeriods...

If everyone had periods, including cisgender men, would we be more comfortable with them?

The Hidden Effects of Period Poverty in the US

Introducing the State of the Period.

Making Space For Trans Folks in the Menstruation Conversation

Why periods aren't just ~girl problems~.

What Do Cis Men Want to Know About Menstruation?

It's pretty hard to advocate for an issue when half the population isn't educated on the topic — so we're inviting men to join the convo.

How Black Women are Revolutionizing Self-Love

Why loving yourself as a black woman *is* a revolutionary act.

Our Feminist Fall Reading List

Time to bring out our blanket scarves & library cards.

A Walk in My Size 11 Shoes

Sometimes self-love starts with your feet.

A Tighter Vagina Is Not A Better Vagina

This is a public service announcement.

Why (And How) I Stopped Body-Shaming Myself

Figuring out how to love your body can be an ongoing journey.

Why I’d Rather You Didn’t Label Me a ‘Survivor’

When people call you a survivor... and you don't feel like you've *survived* anything.

A Guide to Teaching Sex Ed (Using Netflix’s “Big Mouth”)

Add Big Mouth to your queue STAT.

The Mystery of My Missing Period

#Adulting can be tough. There are just too many things to keep track of: rent, a proper diet, your period...

An Ode to Our First Sex Toys

A collection of stories about our first forays into self-pleasure.

How Queer Women Can Practice Safe Sex

Sex ed in American schools isn't stellar — but let's face it, queer women are some of the most underserved. 

Reconciling My Anxiety Disorder With My Pregnancy

Pregnancy can be stressful enough *without* anxiety.

We Asked Our Moms: Who Were You at My Age?

The mothers of four members of our team shared their memories, and what lessons they learned along the way.

The Unseen Effects of the Border Crisis

You're helping us aid the communities who need it most.

Re-Thinking Our Complicated Relationship With Plastic

We've only got one planet, y'all.

When There’s No Safe Small Talk

Sometimes *polite conversation* can be more difficult than it looks.

Building a Cycle Set to Go With *Your* Flow

Customizing a Cycle Set helps ensure that you’re picking out THINX that work best for you, and your period. 

What to Expect From a Sex Toy Party

If you're curious about exploring ~self-love~, a sex toy party is a great place to start. Intimidated? Don't worry, our friend, Priya, is here to guide us.

How *You* Can Support Women This International Women’s Day

If there’s any time to figure out how *you* can make a difference, it’s now!

Things to Do in Your Thinx

Whether you’re on-the-go or taking a self-care day, our undies will have your back.

BDSM Brought Out My Inner Goddess

If '50 Shades' is your only experience with BDSM, you've got a whole lot to learn.

Why Anxiety Gets Worse Before Your Period

If you've ever felt like your anxiety is through the roof while you're PMS-ing, you're not alone.

How to Stress Less While Social Distancing

We asked experts to weigh in.

Everything You Should Know About Placentas

For starters, definitely don't eat them.

Keeping Up With Vagina Health Before & After Sex

Hot tip: just say no to vaginal steaming!

Vagina Chemistry: Balance Yourself From the Inside Out

If the kombucha kraze has taught us anything, it’s that not all bacteria is bad (also kombucha will kost you like $6?)

What’s “Normal” After Childbirth?

From sore boobs to baby blues, here's everything you should know... plus a little extra.

Unexpected Things That Can Mess with the Pill

Even if you are regularly visiting your gynecologist (as you should be!), there are facts about birth control methods, that aren’t always communicated.

Beating the Holiday Blues

Is it the most wonderful time of the year... or the most stressful?

11 Moms on Their Postpartum Bodies

They're telling all.

Does Your Vagina Need Physical Therapy?

What PT down there really means.

How to Recognize Silent UTIs

Plus what you can do to prevent them.

The Best Time to Check Your Boobs

Making sure your breasts are happy 'n' healthy shouldn't be a chore.

Tips For Feelin’ Sexy During Your Period

Feelin' yourself? Don't let period shame stand in your way.

Debunking Common Menstruation Myths

No, your period will not attract wild animals.

Realistic Acts of Self-Care

Starting a self-care practice that sticks.

Ever Have a UTI That Just Won’t Go Away?

Even though more than half of people with vaginas will experience a UTI in their lifetime, there's a whole lotta non-information out there.

Let's Talk About Leaks

(Today, we're talking about a different kind of leak.)

Keeping Your Skin Summer-Safe

Summer = fun, sun, and if you're smart, ALL the suncreen.

Reasons Your Period is MIA (Besides Pregnancy)

As it turns out, there's more than a few things that can force Auntie Flo to skip town.

The Benefits of Exercising on Your Period

As much as we *hate* to admit it, the best thing to combat cramps might be gettin' your body moving.

What the F is Up With Period Poop?

Ever feel like your digestion can get a little wacky when you're on your period? You're not alone.

How to Break Up With Your Therapist

Sometimes it's just not meant to be.

A Messy History of Menstrual Hygiene

Ever wonder what people with periods did before tampons— or *gasp*—THINX?

6 Easy Ways to Reduce Your Period Waste

The last thing you probably wanna worry about when you're crampy & bloaty is *also* trying to live sustainably, so we're stepping in to help you bleed green.

Tips For Working Out… When You Have Big Boobs

Keeping those guys out of the way during any sort of exercise can be a challenge in and of itself.

A Beginner's Guide to Freezing Your Eggs

Our badass VP of PR and Community, CJ, shared her fertility journey (and her doctors' *immense* knowledge) with us.

A Menopause Survival Guide

We’ve got your back with everything you need to stay calm, cool, and collected.

Having the Birth Control *Talk*

Three cheers for open, honest dialogues about intimacy and sex!

Reasons You Might Be *Bleeding* Between Periods

Bleeding when you're not supposed to can be stressful, but don't panic!

Taking an Eco-Friendly Approach to Tampons

Trying to adopt sustainable practices can seem intimidating, but just a few small lifestyle changes can go a looong way.

A Tampon Timeline

Tampons have been around a whole lot longer than you might think.

Irregular Periods (and When to Call Your Gyno)

Menstrual cycles can be pretty unpredictable, so it's good to know when it's time to call for backup.

Meditation 101

I'd try anything that promised to help me sleep better, TBH.

Apps For On-The-Go Self-Care

Prioritizing *you* is a whole lot easier with these super useful apps!

Your Period’s Last Hurrah

if menopause is the end of a sentence, perimenopause is more like an ellipsis.

Healthy Eating During the Holidays

Being surrounded by yummy foods is the best... until you're trying to stick to a diet.

Are Yoni Eggs All They’re Cracked Up to Be?

You probably have *thoughts* about a crystal in your 😸, even if it's pretty and pink and promises to give you better orgasms.

Finding the Right Therapist for You

Taking care of your mental health is a must — and finding a therapist that works for your needs is crucial.

The Hymen: A Misunderstood Membrane

We were chatting about hymens in the office (casual) and realized we were *all* confused AF... so I consulted an expert to help us out.

How to Turn Your Period into a Spa Day

Your period is basically the *perfect* excuse to kick your feet up and pamper yourself. Our friend Priya is here to tell us how it's done.

Achieving Your Breast Health

Just a few small lifestyle changes can make a big impact.

How You Can Overcome Period Shame

Be honest, do you still ashamed of having your period at times? In a study that we led, the findings show that you're far from alone — but I think that we can change that.

Finding the Right Gyno… When You’re Scared AF

Nervous about scheduling your annual exam? Our gal Priya has put together some steps you can take to take back control of your health.

28 Day Cycle: The Year in Review

A round up of current events, politics, and whatever else has been going on in this wild world — through a fab feminist lens, of course.

28 Day News Cycle October: What’s Going On In The World of Periods?

A round up of current events, politics, and whatever else has been going on in this wild world — through a fab feminist lens, of course.

28 Day News Cycle: What’s Going On In The World of Periods?

A round up of current events, politics, and whatever else has been going on in this wild world — through a fab feminist lens, of course.

For Those About To Rock, We Salute You; TWIF Vol 88

A round up of current events, politics, and whatever else has been going on in this wild world — through a fab feminist lens, of course.

Let’s Talk About Health, Baby: TWIF Vol. 87

A round up of current events, politics, and whatever else has been going on in this wild world — through a fab feminist lens, of course.

First We Marched, Now We Run; TWIF Vol. 86

A round up of current events, politics, and whatever else has been going on in this wild world — through a fab feminist lens, of course.

TWIF Vol 85. Ready, Set, Go (Dismantle Inequality)!

A round up of current events, politics, and whatever else has been going on in this wild world — through a fab feminist lens, of course.

Women Around the World Are Bold, Demand Change; TWIF Vol. 84

A round up of current events, politics, and whatever else has been going on in this wild world — through a fab feminist lens, of course.

Still Resistin’, Still Persistin’: TWIF Vol. 83

A round up of current events, politics, and whatever else has been going on in this wild world — through a fab feminist lens, of course.

#ProtectTransKids: TWIF Vol. 82

A round up of current events, politics, and whatever else has been going on in this wild world — through a fab feminist lens, of course.

Feminism Gets the Final Rose; TWIF Vol. 81

A round up of current events, politics, and whatever else has been going on in this wild world — through a fab feminist lens, of course.

She Was Warned. She Was Given An Explanation...

A round up of current events, politics, and whatever else has been going on in this wild world — through a fab feminist lens, of course.

Cash Me Talkin' Feminism, How Bow Dah; TWIF Vol. 80

A round up of current events, politics, and whatever else has been going on in this wild world — through a fab feminist lens, of course.

TWIF Vol. 79

A round up of current events, politics, and whatever else has been going on in this wild world — through a fab feminist lens, of course.

TWIF Vol. 78

A round up of current events, politics, and whatever else has been going on in this wild world — through a fab feminist lens, of course.

TWIF Vol. 77

A round up of current events, politics, and whatever else has been going on in this wild world — through a fab feminist lens, of course.

TWIF Vol. 76

A round up of current events, politics, and whatever else has been going on in this wild world — through a fab feminist lens, of course.

TWIF VOL. 75-- Our 2016 Feminist Wrap-Up!

A round up of current events, politics, and whatever else has been going on in this wild world — through a fab feminist lens, of course.

TWIF Vol. 74

A round up of current events, politics, and whatever else has been going on in this wild world — through a fab feminist lens, of course.

TWIF Vol. 73

A round up of current events, politics, and whatever else has been going on in this wild world — through a fab feminist lens, of course.

TWIF Vol. 71

A round up of current events, politics, and whatever else has been going on in this wild world — through a fab feminist lens, of course.

TWIF Vol. 67

A round up of current events, politics, and whatever else has been going on in this wild world — through a fab feminist lens, of course.

TWIF Vol. 66

A round up of current events, politics, and whatever else has been going on in this wild world — through a fab feminist lens, of course.

TWIF Vol. 65

A round up of current events, politics, and whatever else has been going on in this wild world — through a fab feminist lens, of course.

TWIF Vol. 64

A round up of current events, politics, and whatever else has been going on in this wild world — through a fab feminist lens, of course.

TWIF Vol. 63

A round up of current events, politics, and whatever else has been going on in this wild world — through a fab feminist lens, of course.

TWIF Vol. 62

A round up of current events, politics, and whatever else has been going on in this wild world — through a fab feminist lens, of course.

TWIF Vol. 61

A round up of current events, politics, and whatever else has been going on in this wild world — through a fab feminist lens, of course.

TWIF Vol. 60

A round up of current events, politics, and whatever else has been going on in this wild world — through a fab feminist lens, of course.

TWIF Vol. 59

A round up of current events, politics, and whatever else has been going on in this wild world — through a fab feminist lens, of course.

TWIF Vol. 58

A round up of current events, politics, and whatever else has been going on in this wild world — through a fab feminist lens, of course.

TWIF Vol. 57

A round up of current events, politics, and whatever else has been going on in this wild world — through a fab feminist lens, of course.

TWIF Vol. 56

A round up of current events, politics, and whatever else has been going on in this wild world — through a fab feminist lens, of course.

TWIF Vol. 55

A round up of current events, politics, and whatever else has been going on in this wild world — through a fab feminist lens, of course.

TWIF Vol. 54

A round up of current events, politics, and whatever else has been going on in this wild world — through a fab feminist lens, of course.

TWIF Vol. 53

A round up of current events, politics, and whatever else has been going on in this wild world — through a fab feminist lens, of course.

TWIF Vol. 52

A round up of current events, politics, and whatever else has been going on in this wild world — through a fab feminist lens, of course.

TWIF Vol. 51

A round up of current events, politics, and whatever else has been going on in this wild world — through a fab feminist lens, of course.

TWIF VOL. 50

A round up of current events, politics, and whatever else has been going on in this wild world — through a fab feminist lens, of course.

TWIF: Vol. 49

A round up of current events, politics, and whatever else has been going on in this wild world — through a fab feminist lens, of course.

TWIF Vol. 48

A round up of current events, politics, and whatever else has been going on in this wild world — through a fab feminist lens, of course.

TWIF Vol. 47

A round up of current events, politics, and whatever else has been going on in this wild world — through a fab feminist lens, of course.

TWIF Vol. 46

A round up of current events, politics, and whatever else has been going on in this wild world — through a fab feminist lens, of course.

TWIF Vol. 45

A round up of current events, politics, and whatever else has been going on in this wild world — through a fab feminist lens, of course.

TWIF Vol. 44

A round up of current events, politics, and whatever else has been going on in this wild world — through a fab feminist lens, of course.

TWIF: Vol. 43

A round up of current events, politics, and whatever else has been going on in this wild world — through a fab feminist lens, of course.

TWIF: Vol. 42

A round up of current events, politics, and whatever else has been going on in this wild world — through a fab feminist lens, of course.

TWIF: Vol. 41

A round up of current events, politics, and whatever else has been going on in this wild world — through a fab feminist lens, of course.

TWIF: Vol. 40

A round up of current events, politics, and whatever else has been going on in this wild world — through a fab feminist lens, of course.

TWIF: Vol. 39

A round up of current events, politics, and whatever else has been going on in this wild world — through a fab feminist lens, of course.

This Woman is Changing The World Of Disability Design

Our friend Brianna chatted with Liz Jackson about living in a world that insists on doing the labelling for her.

The Women Behind ‘The Wonder Down Under’

These ladies are doing their very best to uncloak the mystery that still surrounds vaginas today – not all heroes wear capes.

THINX x Sustain Chat About Making Periods Suck Less, Sex Ed, and Breaking Taboos

In celebration of Menstrual Hygiene Day, Siobhan (VP of Brand at THINX) and Meika (Co-founder and CEO of Sustain) talk periods, taboos, sex-ed, and how to create change.

Zolita Fights Like A Girl

On making music that tells stories for young queer people, dealing with homophobia, and how to be an ally to the LGBTQ+ community.

Ayomide Odumosu's "Don’t Touch My Hair" Series Celebrates Women Of Color On Their Own Terms

Ayomide wanted to create a visual project centered on something that still has yet to find societal acceptance — body hair, specifically for women of color.

Why Learning About Hemophilia Is Important for Young Women & Girls

We sat down with Kate and Corinne of the National Hemophilia Foundation to discuss blood disorders and how challenging they can be to diagnose.

Meet Cass Clemmer, Writer and Illustrator of The Adventures of Toni The Tampon

The story behind the genderqueer tampon spreading menstrual education and breaking the period taboo — who already has 600 followers on Instagram.

Meet Andrea Yip, Creator of The Period Coloring Book

Andrea has found a creative way to to embrace all of the ups and downs of periods — putting colored pencils to paper!

7 Reasons THINX Will Be Your Next Favorite Piece of Gear

Larisa took two pairs of THINX backpacking and road-tripping for two months, and here’s why they’ll always be in her gear bag.

UNDIE THE SURFACE: SAN PHAM, CLOTHING DESIGNER FOR INTERSECTION16

Our incredible designer on how she created the collection, what inspires her, and what "I'm Every Woman" means to her as a designer. 

UNDIE THE SURFACE: JAPANESE BREAKFAST

Like the music from her band and solo project, Michelle Zauner talks with a sincerity and candor that creates the most enjoyable conversation.

Meet Filmmaking Duo Lisa Baron And Malin Barr, The Creators of Hedda Needs Help

Over pizza and wine on a rooftop in Bushwick, we chatted women in film, making work for yourself, and what it means to truly "make it."

UNDIE THE SURFACE: DIANA OH

"I don't shame my body. I don't shame myself. Society does. Society has taught me to feel shame."

WOMENS HEALTH WEDNESDAY//BOXING

We had the opportunity to learn about boxing from Olympic gold medalist Claressa Shields, and her work with Up2Us Sports.

Undie The Surface: Maresa Ponitch, Owner of Dusty Rose Vintage

The store itself feels fresh and inspired, but each piece, hand-picked by Maresa, has a past life and a story to tell.

Undie The Surface: Celine Semaan Vernon, Founder & CEO of Slow Factory

Exploring Celine's journey to creating Slow Factory, her work with NGO’s, and how she is breaking up the fast-fashion industry.

Interview With Katherine Cambareri, Creator of "Well, what was she wearing?"

Katherine's senior thesis focuses on the clothes that survivors of assault were wearing when they were attacked. We spoke to her about her project's purpose, and its reception.

UNDIE THE SURFACE: Leah Goren, Illustrator & Surface Pattern Designer

The queen of cheerful-patterns-I-need-on-my-wall-right-now spoke to us about what inspires her, how she's #breakingthetaboo, and what advice she has for young artists finding their way.

UNDIE THE SURFACE- VAGVOICE POETS

Behind the scenes VagVoices: A Night of Spoken Word — as soon as these we met these talented poets, we knew we had to talk with them.

UNDIE THE SURFACE: Rachel Rolseth, creator of LADY BITS - a Zine for Vagina Havers

We picked Rachel's brain on creating a zine that was beautiful, tangible, informative, and also manages to reclaim the word 'pussy.'

UNDIE THE SURFACE: Liliana Tandon, the creator of Period Piece

Liliana and THINX chat about menstruation stigma, visibility, her punchy and hilarious web series, Period Piece — and what she's doing to give back.

Marie Forleo + Mama Gena

"She loves every side of me and I love every side of her. That is a rare thing."

Gifts That Give Back

In true socially-mission-driven-startup fashion, we've assembled a li'l list to help you pick out the best gifts for this holiday season.

Grammy Awards: Where My Girls At?

This week's pop culture happenings, but in a way better (and far more fempowered) version of whatever celeb gossip column you were reading before.

Are You A Real Menstruating Reader?

This week's pop culture happenings, but in a way better (and far more fempowered) version of whatever celeb gossip column you were reading before.

Let’s Talk About The Emmys!

This week's pop culture happenings, but in a way better (and far more fempowered) version of whatever celeb gossip column you were reading before.

Nolite Te Bastardes Carborundorum, Bitches

This week's pop culture happenings, but in a way better (and far more fempowered) version of whatever celeb gossip column you were reading before.

The Immortal Legacy of Henrietta Lacks

This week's pop culture happenings, but in a way better (and far more fempowered) version of whatever celeb gossip column you were reading before.

This Is *Not* A Think Piece About Girls

This week's pop culture happenings, but in a way better (and far more fempowered) version of whatever celeb gossip column you were reading before.

Big Little Lies Talks About Domestic Violence (& So Should We)

This week's pop culture happenings, but in a way better (and far more fempowered) version of whatever celeb gossip column you were reading before.

The Voices In My Head Are Podcasts

This week's pop culture happenings, but in a way better (and far more fempowered) version of whatever celeb gossip column you were reading before.

Spring Has Sprung (+Treats for Your Eyes and Ears)

This week's pop culture happenings, but in a way better (and far more fempowered) version of whatever celeb gossip column you were reading before.

Game of Microphones: Who Will Be Crowned the Queen of Rap?

This week's pop culture happenings, but in a way better (and far more fempowered) version of whatever celeb gossip column you were reading before.

Do You Like Scary Movies?

This week's pop culture happenings, but in a way better (and far more fempowered) version of whatever celeb gossip column you were reading before.

Waaaaiiiit what? Oscars Edition ft. gifs galore

This week's pop culture happenings, but in a way better (and far more fempowered) version of whatever celeb gossip column you were reading before.

Teen Vogue Leads the Resistance (srsly)

This week's pop culture happenings, but in a way better (and far more fempowered) version of whatever celeb gossip column you were reading before.

When the Grammys Gives you Lemons

This week's pop culture happenings, but in a way better (and far more fempowered) version of whatever celeb gossip column you were reading before.

The Most Valuable Players at Superbowl 51 Weren't Playing Football

This week's pop culture happenings, but in a way better (and far more fempowered) version of whatever celeb gossip column you were reading before.

Screen Actors Guild Winners Used Their Speeches for Much More Than a "Thank You"

This week's pop culture happenings, but in a way better (and far more fempowered) version of whatever celeb gossip column you were reading before.

Your THINX Oscar Nomination Review

This week's pop culture happenings, but in a way better (and far more fempowered) version of whatever celeb gossip column you were reading before.

Your Favorite Celebs Have Signed A Letter Supporting Girls Education

This week's pop culture happenings, but in a way better (and far more fempowered) version of whatever celeb gossip column you were reading before.

Octavia Spencer Bought Out a Movie Theater so Low-Income Families Could See Hidden Figures

This week's pop culture happenings, but in a way better (and far more fempowered) version of whatever celeb gossip column you were reading before.

Tracee Ellis Ross Dedicates Her Golden Globe to Women Of Color

This week's pop culture happenings, but in a way better (and far more fempowered) version of whatever celeb gossip column you were reading before.

Lola Kirke's Small Style Detail Made a Big Impression

This week's pop culture happenings, but in a way better (and far more fempowered) version of whatever celeb gossip column you were reading before.

'Hidden Fences' is Not a Movie

This week's pop culture happenings, but in a way better (and far more fempowered) version of whatever celeb gossip column you were reading before.

Meryl Streep Has Set the Standard for 2017

This week's pop culture happenings, but in a way better (and far more fempowered) version of whatever celeb gossip column you were reading before.

Eva Amurri Shares A Traumatic Parenting Moment & Shares Anxiety Struggles

This week's pop culture happenings, but in a way better (and far more fempowered) version of whatever celeb gossip column you were reading before.

Keke Palmer Opens Up About Sexual Abuse In Her New Book

This week's pop culture happenings, but in a way better (and far more fempowered) version of whatever celeb gossip column you were reading before.

Emma Watson Made Some Fresh Feminist Changes to Princess Belle

This week's pop culture happenings, but in a way better (and far more fempowered) version of whatever celeb gossip column you were reading before.

Remembering Carrie.

This week's pop culture happenings, but in a way better (and far more fempowered) version of whatever celeb gossip column you were reading before.

Simone Biles Has Been Named AP Female Athlete Of The Year

This week's pop culture happenings, but in a way better (and far more fempowered) version of whatever celeb gossip column you were reading before.

Felicity Jones Says That Being Sexy "Isn't A Priority" for Her Star Wars: Rogue One Character

This week's pop culture happenings, but in a way better (and far more fempowered) version of whatever celeb gossip column you were reading before.

Lucy Hale Released the Perfect Statement After Her Nude Photos Were Leaked

This week's pop culture happenings, but in a way better (and far more fempowered) version of whatever celeb gossip column you were reading before.

Tegan & Sara Started A Foundation Supporting LGBTQ Women & Girls

This week's pop culture happenings, but in a way better (and far more fempowered) version of whatever celeb gossip column you were reading before.

Michelle Obama Has Her Last White House Interview With Oprah Winfrey

This week's pop culture happenings, but in a way better (and far more fempowered) version of whatever celeb gossip column you were reading before.

Helen Mirren Gives The Best Life Advice (bc she's Helen Mirren duh!)

This week's pop culture happenings, but in a way better (and far more fempowered) version of whatever celeb gossip column you were reading before.

William H. Macy Supports Emmy Rossum's Fight For Equal Pay

This week's pop culture happenings, but in a way better (and far more fempowered) version of whatever celeb gossip column you were reading before.

Meghan Markle Pens Moving Essay About Being Biracial

This week's pop culture happenings, but in a way better (and far more fempowered) version of whatever celeb gossip column you were reading before.

Patti Smith's Performance at the Nobel Prize Ceremony Holds Lessons For Us All

This week's pop culture happenings, but in a way better (and far more fempowered) version of whatever celeb gossip column you were reading before.

Viola Davis's #SeeHer Speech Was a Powerful Acknowledgement to Black Feminism in Film

This week's pop culture happenings, but in a way better (and far more fempowered) version of whatever celeb gossip column you were reading before.

Madonna Has Spoken

This week's pop culture happenings, but in a way better (and far more fempowered) version of whatever celeb gossip column you were reading before.

Lady Gaga Opens Up About Her Struggle With PTSD on The Today Show

This week's pop culture happenings, but in a way better (and far more fempowered) version of whatever celeb gossip column you were reading before.

Venus and Serena Williams Open A Center For Gun Violence Victims

This week's pop culture happenings, but in a way better (and far more fempowered) version of whatever celeb gossip column you were reading before.

Lena Dunham Explores The Stigma Of Women's Sick Leave

This week's pop culture happenings, but in a way better (and far more fempowered) version of whatever celeb gossip column you were reading before.

Disney's "Moana" Smashes Box Office Ceiling (& the patriarchy)

This week's pop culture happenings, but in a way better (and far more fempowered) version of whatever celeb gossip column you were reading before.

Amber Heard Speaks Up In New Video

This week's pop culture happenings, but in a way better (and far more fempowered) version of whatever celeb gossip column you were reading before.

Jane Fonda Served Thanksgiving Dinner At Standing Rock

This week's pop culture happenings, but in a way better (and far more fempowered) version of whatever celeb gossip column you were reading before.

Film Producers Sue Amber Heard for Allegedly Objecting to Scenes With Nudity

This week's pop culture happenings, but in a way better (and far more fempowered) version of whatever celeb gossip column you were reading before.

Kesha Will Receive Billboard's 2016 Trailblazer Award

This week's pop culture happenings, but in a way better (and far more fempowered) version of whatever celeb gossip column you were reading before.

Stop Asking Amy Adams About the Gender Pay Gap

This week's pop culture happenings, but in a way better (and far more fempowered) version of whatever celeb gossip column you were reading before.

Chimamanda Adichie Received A Mansplanation About Racism

This week's pop culture happenings, but in a way better (and far more fempowered) version of whatever celeb gossip column you were reading before.

Gaga Writes About Joanne and Strength In Modern Day Women

This week's pop culture happenings, but in a way better (and far more fempowered) version of whatever celeb gossip column you were reading before.

Emma Watson Is The Belle of the Subway

This week's pop culture happenings, but in a way better (and far more fempowered) version of whatever celeb gossip column you were reading before this.