The Duggar Family, LGBT Hate And Patriarchal Abuse 

Jim Bob has attacked a petition to cancel 19 Kids & Counting over hateful LGBT statements. Those statements are just the beginning. Read...
by Nikki Gloudeman | 12.17.14
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5 Strategies For Handling The Holidays When You're Single—Or In A Relationship

Some tips for getting through the holiday season—no matter what your relationship status is. Read...
by Amanda Lauren | 12.17.14

A Tribute To Molly, The American Girl Doll For The Geeks Among Us

In this time of toy-giving, I'm reflecting on the impact one doll made on me and, I'm willing to bet, a small subset of other girls, too. Read...
Contributed by Jody Amable | 12.17.14

Screw The Whales, Save Our Breasts! Inside MIT's Important New Cancer Research

While it sounds like delectable sushi, Musashi proteins are being implicated as another culprit in the regulation of cancer, particularly in the Read...
by Katie Tandy | 12.16.14

Website We Love: Women's Rights News

For the latest on all things women's rights, check out this handy news portal. Read...
Contributed by Ravishly Staff | 12.16.14
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Nobody’s Stopping You From Saying Merry Christmas, Facebook

'Tis the season of the dreaded Christmas hisser, here to repudiate "Happy Holidays" for all. Read...
Contributed by [E] Rachel of Persephone Magazine | 12.16.14

An Open Letter To The HRC And Greenpeace As The Bay Area Protests Persist

The radical black organizers of one of the largest civil rights actions are making the world safer, in spite of your apathy to their plight. Read...
by Jetta Rae DoubleCakes | 12.16.14
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Study Reveals Sexual Harassment Leads To "Insidious Trauma"

Now, what can we do to leverage this research into action? Read...
by Giana Ciapponi | 12.16.14

On The Cusp Of 32, Have I Grown Old And Ugly?

The chin hairs were the first hint of my impending senior discounts and early-bird dinners. Read...
Contributed by Brianne Hogan | 12.16.14

TMI Tuesday: Help! I Left My Tampon In During Sex!

In this weekly installment of Ravishly's new video series, DoubleCakes gives advice to a woman who forgot something important. Read...
Contributed by Ravishly Staff | 12.16.14

Beverly Johnson's Damned-If-You-Do, Damned-If-You-Don't Bill Cosby Conundrum

In the wake of the unjustified deaths of black men like Michael Brown and Eric Garner, I more-than-understand why Johnson wouldn’t want to say a word. Read...
Contributed by Camira Powell | 12.16.14

GQ Covers Reveal How Women And Men Are Sexually Objectified—But In Very Different Ways

A new Facebook post calls into question cover depictions of hyper-sexualized men and women. Read...
Contributed by Noah Berlatsky | 12.15.14
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LGBT News Round-Up

Tom Ford, Oprah and Michael Sam are making headlines in the LGBT community. Read...
Contributed by Ravishly Staff | 12.15.14

It's Going To Be A Good Year—Sienna Miller Is Back!

The Boho-chic pioneer is all grown up, and we're in love again. Read...
by Flora Tsapovsky | 12.15.14
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Playboy's Progressive New Direction

Is the company that's famous for dressing women like bunnies starting to *gasp* see women as people, too? Read...
by Jody Amable | 12.15.14
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The Real Reason Amal Alamuddin Is 2014's "Most Fascinating" Person

Brush up on your knowledge of the human rights issues this newly minted most-interesting person supports. Read...
by Nikki Gloudeman | 12.15.14