Pitchfork's female contributors respond to Condé Nast's acquisition and "millennial males” comment
Condé Nast's chief digital officer Fred Santarpia said that the music site's value comes from a “very passionate audience of millennial males." We asked female contributors to respond.
Inside the largest queer event at New York Fashion Week
Photographer Andrew Boyle captured some of the characters whose diversity gave life to the VERGE New York Fashion Week show.
How the fashion industry chases the internet, with VFiles' Preston Chaunsumlit
The fashion designer turned entertainer talks about 90s top models, robots, and how porn is paving the way for innovative fashion.
Target will remove gender-specific signs for kids toys
Target announced that in several sections of their stores, they will omit signage that suggests that certain products are for people of a particular gender.
Boys are tired of women being portrayed as sex objects in video games, study finds
A new study reveals that out of 1,400 United States players, 47% of middle schoolers and 61% of high school boys agree that women are too sexualized in the gaming culture.
The internet is for queers: an interview with “Gender Is Over”
We interviewed Gender Is Over’s Marie McGwier and Nina Mashurova about fashion, the future of genderqueer youth, and what it’s like to be all over Miley Cyrus’s Instagram.
Male dragon lizards are becoming female because of climate change
Researchers at the University of Canberra have determined that when exposed to higher temperatures, male dragon lizards genetically morph into females.
Female genital mutilation officially outlawed in Nigeria
The practice is now condemned under the Violence Against Persons Prohibition Act of 2015, which aims to stop psychological, sexual, and physical violence towards women.
Court forces US military to refer to Chelsea Manning as female
Chelsea Manning, the US Army whistle-blower, has won a court case in her effort to be recognized as female.