The U.S. women's hockey team is protesting over fair pay—so their bosses might just replace them

The U.S. women's hockey team is boycotting the International Ice Hockey Federation World Championship later this month in hopes of securing fairer pay. But rather than move to pay them a living wage or, heaven forbid, paying them equally to men, the USA Hockey group is reportedly considering just replacing the women…

Welp, I’m a grown-ass woman and I still can’t get a credit card

Recently I’ve made a couple of grownup moves, more of a series of symbolic accidents than a wholehearted stab at adulthood. After years of freelancing, I got the kind of job that’s easier to explain at holidays. I moved out of the eight-bedroom, 10-person house I’d lived in for seven years with kids like me who were…

La vez que me entrevistaron para ser la asistente de la hija de Donald Trump

Mi primer año después de salir de la universidad fue brutal. Me había graduado de una universidad pequeña con una licenciatura en artes plásticas, una carrera que no me dio muchas habilidades para el mundo real. Me mudé a un pequeño departamento en Brooklyn, Nueva York junto con un millón de personas. Mi cuarto tenía…

How one lawyer’s skirt skirmish sparked a fight over biased dress codes

Public defender Candace Hodge had driven more than an hour outside her Boston-area office to a jail in Cedar Junction, then waited 45 minutes, before a corrections officer took one look at her skirt and told her it was a no-go. The skirt, he said, was too short because it rose more than two inches above her knees when…