This Week’s News

Australia will now give citizens the chance to select “indeterminate” rather than “male” or “female” when applying for a passport. Denmark has elected its first female prime minister. Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff became the first woman to open the UN General Assembly. According to Newsweek, Iceland is the best country in the world for women.…

Bare-Breasted Babes on Bikes

Nothing is sexier than a great pair of tits, right? In our society, breasts are so sexualized that women cannot expose them without causing a scene. Sometimes, causing a scene feeds the soul. Every month in cities around the globe, thousands of bicyclists gather to ride in tandem, empowering the community of bike riders –…

What To Do This Weekend

Looking for something to do this weekend? Here are Fem’s suggestions: Enjoy a slice of pie at KCRW’s 3rd Annual Good Food Pie Contest at the LACMA (Sunday, Sept. 18th from 2 to 4 pm) Take in Reprise Theater Company’s “Cabaret” at the UCLA Freud Playhouse (Sept. 13th through 25th, check website for times) Check…

This (and Last) Week’s News

Glee star Heather Morris and photographer Tyler Shields were criticized for a photo shoot depicting the actress with a black eye. Forever 21 has been called out for selling t-shirts that read “Allergic to Algebra” and “Skool Sucks.” Women’s boxing has been added to the 2012 London Olympics. In the 2008 Olympics, boxing was the…

What To Do This Weekend

Looking for something to do in Los Angeles this weekend? Here are Fem’s recommendations: Check out the “BEAUTY CULTURE” exhibit at the Annenberg Space for Photography (ongoing) Drop by the “The Personal is Political”  exhibit at the MOCA (ongoing) Attend the Hammer’s Museum’s free event “New American Writing: Leopoldine Core & Dinah Lenney” (Friday, Sept. 9th at…