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Talking About Women of Color in the Arts with Feminist Zine 'OOMK'

The magazine's all about sisterhood for female artists of color and faith.<p><i>This article first appeared on VICE UK.</i><p>Zine publishing and DIY culture has a long-running and thriving connection to the feminist discourse. The current wave of self-published material from women and girls is an exciting and …

Feminism
Women of Color

The "Tragic" Humanity of Black Trans Women

<i>Clockwise from left: Lamia Beard, Yazmin Vash Payne, Penny Proud and Ty Underwood. Credit: Autostraddle.com Staff</i><p>When I was coming to terms with my gender identity in 2012, my initial understanding of the transgender experience was rudimentary at best. At issue were the run-of-the-mill things like …

the weird, wonderful history of nail polish

calling all lacquerheads!<p>“An old friend of mine once said, ‘When you greet someone, the first thing you do is look into their eyes and the next thing you do is reach to shake their hand,’” says Deborah Lippmann, founder of her own nail line, The Deborah Lippmann Collection—and manicurist to Lady …

Snap Out Of Sunday Sadness Six Fix: Interview With The ‘Broad City’ Girls + More

1. Broad City wrapped up season 2 this past week and I’m a little devastated. Reading this interview with Ilana and Abbi helped to ease the pain.<p>2. …

Broad City
Slavery

6 Tips to Be a Productive Procrastinator

As a freelance writer who works from home, I spend a lot of time procrastinating (if I have ever met you, even in passing, I have Facebooked/Googled …

This Personality Trait Leads To Wealth And Happiness; Do You Have It?

Dear Business Owner,<p>The last time we talked, I know I was pretty hard on you, telling you the 7 Reasons You Won’t Ever Be Successful.<p>But I want to make it up to you. And I think I can.<p>Let’s leave the past behind us. No hard feelings, okay? Let’s focus on the future. On what you <i>can</i> do to be …

Abortion Lies Doctors Are Forced to Tell

Arizona has a bill that would force docs to claim abortions can be reversed—just one of the lies they have to tell pregnant women.<p>If the bill sitting …

Affordable Care Act

Palestinian Journalist Chronicles Brutal Life of Muslim 'Sister Wives'

<b>Palestinian journalist Asmaa Al-Ghoul has been detained and harassed by Hamas for exposing the Islamist group's abuse of women.</b><p>Polygamy is widely …

Sachin Teng's Incredible Imagination

Sachin Teng was one of the first artists I was entirely blown away by upon discovering back in 2009. The style was so original and new, Sachin’s …

Tour of Luis Barragán Architectural Sites

Luis Barragán was the preeminent modernist Mexican architect. Sometimes characterized as the Frank Lloyd Wright of Mexico, he was the second winner …

So You Want to Be a Freelance Graphic Designer?

Design and Illustration careers are as varied as the artists that inhabit them. Today we’ll explore the world of freelance graphic designers. As in …

Graphic Design