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What We Know About the Attack in London

Six people died, and more than 20 were injured after a van swerved into a group of pedestrians and suspects attacked people with knives.<p>Seven people were killed and more than 20 were injured in what police called a “terrorist incident,” after a van swerved into a group of pedestrians on the London …

Five reasons Rihanna should replace Amy Schumer in the new Barbie movie

Amy Schumer told Variety on Thursday that scheduling conflicts prevent her from playing Barbie on the big screen. That means the live-action film is now missing a key component: its star.<p>With Schumer out as the lead of Sony's upcoming movie, slated for release next year, who could possibly fill the …

Red Carpet

The Met Gala Is Just as Much Fun as You Think

You would be forgiven for thinking the Met Gala is all about the fashion on display in the exhibition and on the red carpet—and really, that is about 90 percent of its raison d’être. But we’ll let you in on a little secret: Once the guests make their way inside the museum, there’s no telling what …

Frieze and the Female Gaze

Frieze is leaning female. This isn’t to say that the art fair—the sixth edition of which will debut tomorrow at New York City’s Randall’s Island Park—is going completely over to the girls. Art fairs are about money before anything else, and female artists as a whole don’t sell as well as their male …

Women Have the Most to Lose Under Trump’s New Healthcare Plan

On Thursday, the House of Representatives will vote on a new health care bill set to repeal the Affordable Care Act and replace it with a new health care law after its first attempt’s failure to launch back in March. Despite Republican denials, this still highly unpopular bill remains deeply …

David Schwimmer's sexual harassment films are good. But this is women's work | Van Badham

It’s hard to shake the feeling that David Schwimmer’s #ThatsHarassment videos have received such acclaim because he has lent some masculine validity to the cause<p>The American actor David Schwimmer has produced a series of short films about sexual harassment and they’re receiving a lot of praise. The …

Lena Dunham: ‘As a woman in Hollywood, you just can’t win’

The Girls creator and controversy magnet on the Hollywood casting couch, Fleabag and Trump – and why it’s time to say goodbye to her generation-defining show<p>‘Overeducated and underemployed.” Although it reads like a criticism levelled at the characters from Girls, it is, in fact, Lena Dunham’s …

Fearless Girl? She looks like she’s auditioning for a TV talent show | Emma Brockes

The new bronze statue facing down the Charging Bull on Wall Street is meant to be a symbol of defiant femininity. What a pity it makes no sense<p>I had a meeting near Wall Street this week, half a block from the Charging Bull statue. I haven’t been down there for years; the last time I went was half a …

Sexist stories keep girls down. A new kind of heroine can set them free | Francesca Cavallo and Elena Favilli

Films and books teach children that boys are stronger and better. But parents are realising that daughters need adventures too<p>According to a study published recently in the American periodical Science, by the time they are six years old, girls already think that they are less capable than boys. At …

Brexit will be disastrous for women unless we fight the rollback of our rights | Sophie Walker

‘Taking back control’ has come to mean allowing politicians to make decisions behind closed doors. From equal pay to welfare, women will be most affected<p>When people look back at the political upheaval on both sides of the Atlantic in 2016, two words will come to sum up the aftermath of “old …

Conservative Party

A new feminist statue is a great idea. Shame they picked the wrong feminist

Although it is right to commemorate outside Parliament the fight for women’s votes, the choice of person is an act of historical airbrushing<p>There are rather too many statues in Britain, and for the most part they honour individuals more than the movements and values they were meant to represent. …

Trump's border wall plan hits snag as congressman backs environmental suit

Raúl Grijalva of Arizona joins Center for Biological Diversity in call for environmental analysis that could delay any construction for several years<p>A US congressman and environmental group have filed the first lawsuit targeting Donald Trump’s plan to build a 30ft wall on the US-Mexico border.<p>The …

Sheila Abdus-Salaam, New York's first black female appeals judge, found dead

The body of the 65-year-old associate judge of New York’s highest court was found in the waters off Harlem<p>A groundbreaking black jurist has been found dead in New York’s Hudson river.<p>The body of Sheila Abdus-Salaam, a 65-year-old associate judge of New York’s highest court, was found floating off …

Outcry after Survivor contestant outed as transgender by rival

LGBT rights group says Jeff Varner revealing Zeke Smith as transgender on reality TV show was ‘dangerous and unacceptable’<p>A contestant on US reality TV show Survivor has been outed as transgender by a fellow competitor,prompting online criticism and condemnation by a major LGBT rights group.<p>Jeff …

The fallen woman: prostitution in literature

The commodification of sex has fascinated writers, playwrights and painters for centuries – but for all the supposed liberation of our times, have attitudes really changed that much?<p>In the past, women whose lives included selling sex were rarely the subjects of their own histories, but were …

Trump travel crackdown turns 'wedding celebration into a family separation'

When Sanaz Karbasi and Mark Hemphill get married on Saturday, the bride’s mother and sister will be 6,000 miles away in Iran due to visa complications<p>On Saturday evening, on a pier overlooking the Baltimore harbor, Sanaz Karbasi and Mark Hemphill will celebrate their wedding in a ceremonyimbued …

Stanford barred professor from using Trump's image for sexual assault conference

Stanford University claims it has made no final decision over use of Trump image after law professor produces emails she argues show ‘censorship’<p>Stanford University is risking a major battle over censorship after blocking a law school professor from using an image of Donald Trump on a flyer …

Outcry as Utah judge calls Mormon bishop who raped girl a ‘good man’

Judge Thomas Low let Keith Robert Vallejo out of custody after jury convicted him of 10 counts of forcible sexual abuse and one count of object rape<p>A Utah judge has caused outcry after he called a former Mormon bishop convicted of rape an “extraordinarily good man” who did something wrong, a …

Why mothers should expect less of themselves and more of their partner

Tiffany Dufu had motherhood and her return to work all planned out – until her scheme fell apart. But her crisis became her salvation<p>The day she went back to work after her first maternity leave was the day Tiffany Dufu realised that the political was personal, and that the rules of her domestic …

Motherhood

The Observer view on Donald Trump’s foreign policy | Observer editorial

A directionless, foolish president has unlocked the weapons store. We are all in great peril<p>In the run-up to last November’s election, American voters were repeatedly warned that the inexperienced, volatile and impulsive Donald Trump would be a dangerous choice as next US president. Less than three …

The Department of Labor Accuses Google of Gender Pay Discrimination

A compliance matter has turned into an accusation about salary equality<p>On Friday, <i>The Guardian</i> reported that during a hearing at the U.S. Department of Labor Office of Administrative Law Judges, the U.S. government accused Google of violating federal employment laws by allowing pay discrepancies …

Gender

Americans See Discrimination in Radically Different Ways

Along religious lines, Americans see discrimination very differently. About two-thirds of Americans say Muslims face a lot of discrimination, but a majority of white Evangelical Christians have a different opinion. The majority of this group is much more likely to say that Christians face more …

U.S. Politics

The Brilliant Incoherence of Trump’s Foreign Policy

The United States periodically debates whether to do more or less abroad. Trump won by promising both. But he can’t possibly deliver.<p>Every 20 years or so—the regularity is a little astonishing—Americans hold a serious debate about their place in the world. What, they ask, is going wrong? And how …

Political Science

Should Acting Prizes Be Gender-Neutral?

The MTV Movie & TV Awards will no longer hand out separate trophies for best male and female performers. Will bigger ceremonies follow suit?<p>This year’s MTV Movie & TV Awards will feature a whole host of unusual categories. Online voters will decide the “Best Kiss,” as they always have, and the …

Entertainment

The Atlantic Politics & Policy Daily: Foreign Policy in 140 Characters

Trump tweeted that “things will work out fine between the U.S.A. and Russia.”<p>Today in 5 Lines<p>President Trump signed legislation allowing states to withhold federal family-planning funds from facilities that provide abortion services. On Twitter, Trump said he expects that China “will properly deal …

Donald Trump

Is the Push for Women in STEM Hurting Female Artists?

There is already a substantial gender gap in the arts, and President Trump’s proposed budget cuts could exacerbate the problem.<p>Madeline Johnson comes from a family of scientists. Her father studied aeronautical engineering at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Her brother has a Ph.D. in …

Why People Are So Upset About Wall Street's 'Fearless Girl'

The sculpture is currently set to remain on display until 2018, but critics are calling for its immediate removal.<p>The “Fearless Girl” statue, a bronze sculpture of a young girl with her hands on her hips, standing defiantly in front of Wall Street’s Charging Bull has certainly made an impression. …

Wall Street

Where Will Trump Flip-Flop on Foreign Policy Next?

After NATO and Chinese currency, here are a few good candidates.<p>Donald Trump is nothing if not flexible when it comes to his policy positions. He knows how to seize the limelight, as he did with a surprise strike on Syria, and has been moving along what has charitably been referred to as the …

Geopolitics

Trump Isn't George W. Bush, Hillary Clinton, or Obama—He's Trump

The temptation to look for parallels in former (or hypothetical) presidents only obscures just how unsettled and unpredictable the current commander in chief actually is.<p>In honor of Passover, let us pose a question: Why is this president different from all other presidents? What if, in fact, he is …

Q of the Week: What Would You Do in Your Free Time as President?

President Trump has reportedly played golf 16 times since taking office—outpacing former President Obama, whose first documented golf outing happened near his 100-day mark. This week, we asked our <i>Politics & Policy Daily</i> readers: If you were president, what would be your preferred leisure activity, …