Stories by Ann Friedman

Ann Friedman is AlterNet's managing editor and an editor of Feministing.com. subscribe to Ann Friedman's feed

Posted on: Jun 14, 2010, Source: The American Prospect

Contrary to media hype, American manhood is not in decline -- but hopefully toxic gender stereotypes are.

Posted on: Mar 31, 2010, Source: The American Prospect

For decades, women have been told just to get ahead in an unjust system -- but should they be amplifying their aggression to mimic successful men?

Posted on: Jul 21, 2008, Source: The American Prospect

The Year of the Woman was 16 years ago, and the number of women in elected office has flatlined. We have yet to break the 25 percent barrier.

Posted on: Sep 6, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Ann Friedman: Southwest Airlines is apparently now telling its female passengers how to dress.

Posted on: Aug 27, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Ann Friedman: Maybe the rapist was thinking that, because everyone seemed to ignore what was going on, it wasn't really happening.

Posted on: Aug 24, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Ann Friedman: What if you wife won't "behave"? Uber-conservative Christian patriarchs everywhere now have a solution!

Posted on: Mar 23, 2007, Source: Campus Progress

Author Laura Sessions Stepp shows unnecessary alarm over college "hookup culture" in her new book.

Posted on: Mar 15, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Ann Friedman: Do heiresses prove there's no glass ceiling?

Posted on: Feb 23, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Ann Friedman: NY Times Book Review ed. has "Larry Summers" moment.

Posted on: Jan 16, 2007, Source: The American Prospect

A pill that could show promise in treating breast cancer, depression, and even schizophrenia, might never make it onto the market because it also provides an effective way to induce abortions.

Posted on: Nov 7, 2006, Source: AlterNet

Plus four states vote to raise the minimum wage.

Posted on: Nov 7, 2006, Source: AlterNet

They voted no on the abortion ban!

Posted on: Nov 7, 2006, Source: AlterNet

A quarter of the funding for the pro-coathanger crowd came from one anonymous source. Now they may be in trouble for violating campaign finance law.

Posted on: Nov 3, 2006, Source: AlterNet

A conservative congressman makes an election-eve bid to please the abstinence crowd.

Posted on: Oct 26, 2006, Source: AlterNet

Separate but <i>substantially</i> equal? Give me a break.

Posted on: Oct 9, 2006, Source: AlterNet

It's time for progressive editors to stop paying lip service to the idea of gender parity and start making some real changes.

Posted on: Oct 4, 2006, Source: AlterNet

Some states just don't know what to do with an "obscene device."