Ashley Kaplan

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'Smile!' How a villain's phrase in 'Jessica Jones' exposes modern-day sexism

Just 30 minutes into the series premiere of "Jessica Jones," the title character, in flashback, is shown at a table in a high-end restaurant. It's a version of Jones we've never seen before, polished and pristine, an evening gown replacing her traditional jeans. But the most significant change in …

Jessica Jones

Sexism Is Not Dead

I've never thought of myself as a feminist. I remember when I attended McGill University over a decade ago, and I'd meet people studying Women Studies and Feminism and I'd wonder why.<p>To be honest -- I likely held the vision of the stereotypical feminist in my head, and figured: Why can't we all be …

Natalie Dormer on the ‘F’ Word, Sexism, Misogyny, and Marriage | Women's Health

<b>Sexism in Hollywood</b><br>Natalie's goal in her career is the same as in life: to have gender be a non-issue. "You don't go, 'This a great girl role' or 'This is a great boy role.' It's just, 'This is a great role.'" Her rugged <i>Mockingjay</i> character, Cressida—with her half-shaved, tattooed head and …

Obituaries show that sexism follows women to the grave

If you’re a woman who has spent her life navigating sexism at home, at work and out in the world for most of your life, perhaps you are looking forward to the sweet respite afforded to us in death – silence from a world of misogynists and mansplainers. But guess again, my friends, because there is …

Feminism

UNPOPULAR OPINION: We Chose Attachment and Gentle Parenting

I have always been interested in parenting, and raising children gently. I was a nanny and preschool teacher before having children of my own, and I always naturally used attachment parenting techniques. It’s what always felt right to me, and what I thought was best for the children.<p>When my husband …

Parenting

2016 Race ‘Depressing’ and ‘Unmistakably Important,’ Says Washington Post Reporter

<i>We are only a few months away from the first votes of the 2016 presidential election in Iowa, but the race is still taking shape, especially on the Republican side of the aisle. Donald Trump and Ben Carson continue to make headlines for their comments, while Ted Cruz, Marco Rubio and now Chris</i> …

Government

5 Eyeliners That Will Completely Transform Your Look

Bring cat eye to a whole new level.<p>1. Sexy, Squared<p>A boxy cat eye gives off cool-girl vibes. Get it with a bevel-tipped pencil. Hold it vertically to easily create the graphic stripe—then flip it to finely line upper lids.<p><b>Diorshow</b> <i>Pro Liner Waterproof in Pro Black #092, $32, dior.com</i><p>2. Inner Liner<p>If …