Nobody Was Going To Solve These Cold Cases. Then Came The DNA Crime Solvers.
A woman in a ditch. A baby in a parking lot. The DNA Doe Project has the ability to identify cold case victims — so why don’t they take on every case?
A 16-Year-Old Told Police She Was Raped. Two Months Later, She Was Dead.
He got second chance after second chance. She didn’t.
Child Marriage Is Legal In 48 States. These Women Are Asking Why.
Over the past two years, at least 20 state legislatures have considered whether to ban marriage under 18. Only two have actually done it.
The Ghost Of Hillary Vs. Bernie Rises In Georgia
A heated and historic race in Georgia has drawn comparisons to 2016’s clash between Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders. The young women who powered Sanders’ rise say it's not that simple.
What It’s Like For School Shooting Survivors To Watch The Parkland Protests
Not every kid who’s lived through a school shooting has the same cause to advance. For some, this is their chance to march in memory of classmates killed years ago. Others will avoid the protests altogether.
A Coach Admitted To A Sex Crime On Tape. But When The Victim Died, He Walked Free.
Emilie Morris got her high school cross-country coach to admit to sex crimes on tape. But when she unexpectedly died at age 35, the criminal case she’d fought to bring against him died, too.
She’s 17 And Wants To Be A Politician. Her Dad Says He Won’t Vote For Her.
On the eve of President Donald Trump’s first anniversary in office, teenage girls and their fathers are facing off in the most divided political climate since Vietnam. How one family fights through it.
Keila Pulinario Thought Prison Was Tough. Then She Had To Find A Job.
Getting on your feet after prison is an uphill battle. Meet the formerly incarcerated women who are helping one another to get ahead.
More Women Have Come Forward To Say A Former DC Comics Editor Harassed Them
Following BuzzFeed News’ reporting on Eddie Berganza and his subsequent firing, five more women in the comics industry say he harassed or inappropriately touched them, including one who says Berganza forcibly kissed her twice.
DC Comics Fires Longtime Editor Following Sexual Harassment Claims
The decision came two days after Warner Bros. and DC Entertainment launched a review into revelations that Eddie Berganza was promoted despite allegations he forcibly kissed and tried to grope colleagues.
The Comics Giant Behind Wonder Woman Is Accused Of Promoting An Editor After Women Accused Him Of Sexual Harassment
At least two female employees at the publishing giant DC Comics accused a top editor of trying to forcibly kiss or grope them. He was promoted anyway. Two years later, he was accused of doing it again.
California Just Became The First State To Recognize A Third Gender
Gov. Jerry Brown signed into law a bill making California the first to widely recognize being nonbinary — neither male nor female — as a third legal gender option.
Meet The Professor Making An Argument For Snowflakes
As free speech debates reverberate from the quad to the White House, Princeton anthropologist Carolyn Rouse is on the side of the college students who want to keep out provocative speakers.
A Wyoming Woman Faced Six Years In Jail For A Crime That Men Get Six Months In Boot Camp For
Taylor Blanchard faced up to ten years in prison for a crime that would’ve sent men to boot camp for six months to a year. Her fight could change the fate of countless women in Wyoming.
California Just Got One Step Closer To Recognizing A Third Gender
“We need to make it easier for transgender and gender non-conforming people to live their lives as who they are,” said the coauthor of the landmark bill, which is headed to the governor's desk.
This Girl Has Been Missing For 19 Years, But You’ve Probably Never Heard Of Her
Lost amid the flurry of attention that focuses on missing white girls and women are the names of black girls who disappear. Veronica Pate's daughter, ShyShy, is one of them.
This 17-Year-Old Could Be The First Teenager To Put Nonbinary On Their Driver’s License
The most populous state is on track to become the first to legally recognize being nonbinary — neither male nor female — as a third gender option. Ready or not, America.
Feminism Is Political Again. What's A Girlboss To Do?
In 2014, #Girlboss became the young woman's career bible, with Sophia Amoruso its imperfect hero. Now, Amoruso is doubling down on career-focused feminism with a new media company. The only problem: Feminism has changed. A lot.
A Murder In Berkeley Gave The Far-Right Its Perfect Perp
After Emilie Inman was stabbed to death in Berkeley, the online far right seized on the case, not because of the brutality of the crime but because of the suspect’s gender identity, race, and leftist activism.