BY Marissa Dubecky
on Jan 16, 2015
Happy Friday, BUSTies! We made it. Here are some noteworthy pieces of feminist news we know you wouldn't have wanted to miss along the way:
Maggie Gyllenhaal’s very sweet and inspiring Golden Globes speech about the burgeoning “wealth of roles for actual women.”
The US receives a “D” for reproductive rights on NARAL Pro-Choice America’s report card.
This cute music video about douchebags made by some badass ladies.
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BY BUST Magazine
on Sep 26, 2012
Daniel Barnz directs this narrative sister to the school-reform doc Waiting for Superman, starring Maggie Gyllenhaal and Viola Davis as two Pittsburgh mothers who want to fix their kids’ failing elementary school. Gyllenhaal plays an Erin Brockovich-like character with tattoos, heels, and an “I’m not an activist, I’m just a mom working two jobs” mentality. Her daughter is dyslexic, but neither her child’s tenured ... Read More
BY Casey Krosser
on Aug 18, 2011
Do you know why vibrators were originally invented? Surprisingly, they weren’t supposed to be sex toys but rather a medical treatment to cure the ladies' various ailments! A new trailer has dropped for “Hysteria,” a movie just buzzing about this history. The film will star Maggie Gyllenhaal and Hugh Dancy, as well as Jonathan Pryce, Rupert Everett, and Felicity Jones. The story takes place in 1880s Victorian ... Read More