Old Navy Tries to Justify Charging More for Plus-Size Women's Jeans

If you're a plus-size woman buying jeans at Old Navy, you'll pay more than your slender female friends or big-and-tall guy friends. And people are pissed. » 11/14/14 3:30pm 11/14/14 3:30pm

Teen Asks Disney to Make a Plus-Size Princess

Look, I like Disney princesses as much as the next nostalgia-prone millennial. But they do tend to look like they were all churned out of the same assembly line. Remember what happened to Merida when it was time to move her into the pantheon? » 1/31/14 5:30pm 1/31/14 5:30pm

Could Carmen Carrera Be Victoria's Secret's First Trans Angel?

Last week a petition was posted on Change.org, urging Victoria's Secret to hire Carmen Carrera as a model. Carmen Carrera is a transgender burlesque performer extraordinaire, well known for her pre-transition stint on RuPaul's Drag Race where she set the gold standard for the art of the "tuck and fold." Just this… » 11/12/13 1:00pm 11/12/13 1:00pm

Tour de France officials have revealed that they've "discussed" adding an equivalent women's event to the yearly biking race, reports Bloomberg. This news comes a few weeks after a group of competitive female cyclists started a Change.org petition, which now has almost 70,000 signatures. » 7/22/13 6:40pm 7/22/13 6:40pm

Diners Club Ends Mail-Order Bride Payment Plan

Anti-human-trafficking organization Change.org has convinced Diners Club to stop offering its payment plan for mail-order brides. The credit card company had allowed men to pay $167 a month for a mail-order bride through a Vietnamese company. [Global Voices Online] » 6/15/09 2:30pm 6/15/09 2:30pm