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The woman who won the Tony for Hedwig is about to wow new fans as a lesbian musician. 

June 15 2017 5:36 PM

With a new Kickstarter campaign, filmmaker Annalise Ophelian aims to showcase just how much the epic film franchise has changed the world for its female fanbase.

June 14 2017 8:12 AM

The actress who won for a play about greed lays blame on the complicit. 

June 12 2017 3:47 PM

The former TV star's fate draws near.

June 10 2017 12:12 PM

Of course, women can technically "manspread," but it doesn't appear to be a global problem. 

June 09 2017 7:56 PM

Five seasons in, OITNB is telling the stories of the kinds of women most assailed under Trump.

June 09 2017 9:34 AM