Kathleen Hanna Wants to Make an Album with Miley Cyrus

Today in "sure, why not," Kathleen Hanna reached out to Miley Cyrus via Twitter to suggest they collaborate on an album together. Hanna was inspired to contact Cyrus after Cyrus posted some old Bikini Kill pics on Instagram. » 8/04/14 8:00pm 8/04/14 8:00pm

Riot Grrrl Kathleen Hanna Is 'Totally Into' Taylor Swift

Fact: Kathleen Hanna's seal of approval probably won't quiet all the noise about whether Taylor Swift is Likeable/Super-Talented/Super Annoying/Lacks A Sense of Humor/A Feminist Even Though She Says She's Not/A Feminist's Nightmare—or, uh actually, let's just go with "Valid" as an all-encompassing term. » 3/16/13 5:00pm 3/16/13 5:00pm

Bikini Kill to Reissue Entire Catalog for 25th Anniversary

To celebrate the their 25th anniversary (holy shit, we're old!), the seminal riot grrrl band Bikini Kill has launched their own record label, Bikini Kill Records, in order to reissue physical copies of their albums. (Currently, they're only available digitally.) » 7/19/12 1:50pm 7/19/12 1:50pm

Straight-Talking Congresswomen Hit The View

Representatives Jackie Speier and Gwen Moore were on The View today to push back at the House vote to defund Planned Parenthood. Interestingly, Elisabeth Hasselbeck ended up leading this discussion. » 2/24/11 5:45pm 2/24/11 5:45pm

Tom Ford Attests To The Reality Of His Clothing And Those Who Wear It

Kathleen Hanna On Music, John Mayer & Blogs

Kathleen Hanna, feminist role model, former Bikini Kill frontwoman and current member of Le Tigre, went on GRITtv to talk about the future of feminism, riot grrrl and, because this is now a requirement for every public figure, John Mayer. » 2/17/10 2:00pm 2/17/10 2:00pm

Kathleen Hanna On Being An Icon:

"Being a role model is complicated cuz it involves thinking of oneself like a character in a novel and can be really dehumanizing...If I am a role model, I want to be one who is unafraid to make mistakes." [Rebel Grrrl Italiana] » 2/11/10 3:30pm 2/11/10 3:30pm

Feminist Sweepstakes

Kathleen Hanna, she of Bikini Kill, Le Tigre, and awesome feminist fame, has donated her zines, writing, and letters to the NYU library. The Kathleen Hanna Papers will become part of a newly announced Riot Grrrrl Collection. [Feministe, TheTripWire] » 1/08/10 10:45am 1/08/10 10:45am

Comic Confrontations: Judge Judy Vs. Feminists

Feminists seem to love bickering about feminism. And as more women join the conversation, it gets nastier…and better! It's exciting that so many care enough about it. But it's time Judge Judy kept some order. » 5/15/09 8:00pm 5/15/09 8:00pm

Blast From The Past: Riot Grrrls

Riot Grrrl Retrospective is an "online exhibition" of 11 short clips - which include archival footage and interviews - that explore how the political/musical movement started, and why it faded away. » 3/11/09 7:00pm 3/11/09 7:00pm