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Thomas Eakins: Brilliant painter, gifted photographer … sexual predator?

Henry Adams, Case Western Reserve University The recent toppling of a string of powerful figures for sexual abuse and harassment raises the question of how...

Beyond #MeToo, Brazilian women rise up against racism and sexism

Alvaro Jarrin, College of the Holy Cross and Kia Lilly Caldwell, University of North Carolina – Chapel Hill Women’s empowerment recently got a big...

Alabama and #MeToo’s disruptive force

Ashwini Tambe, University of Maryland Roy Moore’s electoral defeat in Alabama is an important victory for #MeToo. Let’s recall that the allegations about his preying...

What the ‘Fearless Girl’ statue and Harvey Weinstein have in common

Sarah Banet-Weiser, University of Southern California, Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism In March of this year, State Street Global Advisors unveiled the “Fearless Girl,”...

How ‘Germany’s Hugh Hefner’ created an entirely different sort of sex...

Elizabeth Heineman, University of Iowa Hugh Hefner’s death has reopened bitter debates about his place in history. Many obituaries in the mainstream media have described him...

I’ve spent years looking at what was actually in Playboy, and...

Carrie Pitzulo, Colorado State University Over the nearly 70 years since Hugh Hefner, who died recently at the age of 91, laid out the first...

Will women vote for women in 2018? It depends on if...

Leah Ruppanner, University of Melbourne; Christopher Stout, Oregon State University, and Kelsy Kretschmer, Oregon State University The 2018 elections promise to be the “Year of...

It wasn’t just ‘fake news’ presenting a fake Hillary Clinton

Leigh Gilmore, Wellesley College Despite Hillary Clinton’s long and demonstrable commitment to public service and liberal reform, many voters in the 2016 presidential election were...

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McCarthy sex toy sculpture Tree piques prickly French right

By Russell Williams, University of London Institute in Paris Paul McCarthy, the granddaddy of shock conceptual art, has gone and done it again. In a...