Inside The New Feminist Show You Need To Watch Right Now
The new Amazon pilot Good Girls Revolt offers a window into the sexist working conditions of journalism in 1969 — and the beginning of what would be a long fight to equalize pay and opportunity. But what’s going on behind the camera is just as powerful.
A Party At The Last Magazine: An Exclusive Excerpt From Michael Hastings' New Novel
Next week marks the publication of The Last Magazine, the late BuzzFeed reporter's first novel — as well as the first anniversary of his death. We're celebrating his work and his life with these chapters, chronicling a book party that totally in no way took place in the offices of Newsweek.
Newsweek Trolls The Entire Republican Party
The trololol is strong in this one. In what I can only assume is a deliberate attempt to anger the entire GOP, Newsweek's just-released cover for its upcoming issue teases an Andrew Sullivan piece by asking why President Obama's critics are "so dumb." Will Republicans take the bait? Only (a very short amount of) time will tell! Also: Yes. (via SoupSoup)
Insane Whole Foods Ramadan Rant, Presented By The Michele Bachmann Newsweek Cover
There's been a recent flap over Whole Foods promoting halal food as part of a Ramadan marketing campaign, and most of said flap stems from one post by a crazy-pants blogger who thinks Muslims are "savages." Here is that blogger's post, called Anti-Israel Whole Foods Wishes You a Happy Ramadan, boiled down to the nuttiest soundbites and paired with the Michele Bachmann cover of Newsweek.