Stories by Jessica Wakeman

Jessica Wakeman is an associate blog editor at The Huffington Post. She is from Fairfield, Connecticut, and studied journalism and gender and sexuality studies at New York University. Prior to working at The Huffington Post, she worked at nymag.com and Radar magazine. She also worked as a local newspaper reporter in Connecticut. Jessica has written for Bitch magazine, The New York Daily News, New York Press, and Radar magazine. subscribe to Jessica Wakeman's feed

Posted on: Apr 29, 2008, Source: Huffington Post

There are plenty of ways to criticize Hillary Clinton without resorting to sexism, but the mainstream media refuses to go beyond frat-boy commentary.

Posted on: Apr 13, 2008, Source: Huffington Post

If you were to only read <em>New York</em> Magazine's 'This Is New York' issue, you'd think the city was made up of men and white people.

Posted on: Mar 27, 2008, Source: Huffington Post

Is the latest misogynist online game brilliant satire or just another dangerous message to young girls?

Posted on: Mar 18, 2008, Source: Huffington Post

A court in Oklahoma holds that upskirt photos, taken without consent, are perfectly legal. Have we really ceded our privacy rights this much?

Posted on: Mar 5, 2008, Source: Huffington Post

Female anchor asserts, "Here at Fox we like to be feminine, so we don't wear the pants." What does that mean for female journalists?

Posted on: Feb 18, 2008, Source: AlterNet

Right-wing blow-hards may be up in arms about Fonda saying the c-word, but it's about time women started reclaiming slurs long used against us.