Portrait of an Intern as a Young Male Feminist: Intern Kevin Garcia joins us to talk about the rise of the young female action hero on film and the narrative-defying real world alliance between the actresses who play these roles.
Better Know Your Mate: Cohabitating before marriage has increased 900% since 1960! But a new study shows that this choice does not necessarily lead to higher divorce rate when/if people do get married: it’s all about the age when you make these life decisions. If you are at the stage of dating where you are looking for a partner, Mariam Sobh has some advice for you: take your time! The founder of Hijab Trendz drops into the AMp to talk about the possible consequences of rushing into a commitment.
Council of Feminist Thought: Mikki Kendall and Britt Julious, both writers and culture critics, join us to talk about Lean In’s #BanBossy campaign and why it is not connecting with Feminist Wednesday, the President’s My Brother’s Keeper program and how black and brown girls are forgotten time and again, and an update on the “Duke porn star” story: her outer has been outed!