School closures on “Day Without a Woman” draw mixed responsePBS NewsHour, March 8, 2017.

Does The ‘Day Without A Woman’ Strike Exclude Some Women?, 89.3 KPCC (NPR LA), March 8, 2017.

The Effectiveness of General StrikesAl Jazeera’s The Stream (video comment), March 7, 2017.


Selections from my article on the sexism that fuels public breastfeeding shaming has been quoted in Today, USWeekly, Entertainment Tonight, BuzzfeedRomperHuffington Post, SELF, Refinery29 , GlamourMarie Claire UK and elsewhere. (Thanks for the signal boost, Amanda Seyfried!)

Sexual Assault & Rape Culture

Not Just Surviving, but Thriving After Sexual Trauma (An Author Interview)Booktastik, April 21, 2017.

Sexual Harassment in the Workplace: Part IIAl Jazeera’s The Stream (video comment), March 13, 2017.

#NastyWomenVote & Surviving SurvivalThe Katie Speak Show (, October 30, 2016.

Personal essays about emotional healing and sexual identity fill the pages of MAKING OUT LIKE A VIRGIN: SEX, DESIRE, & INTIMACY AFTER SEXUAL TRAUMAIndie Reader, September 30, 2016.

Life After Rape: The Sexual Assault Issue No One Is Talking AboutWomen’s Health Magazine, September 13, 2016.

Mainstream coverage of sexual assault on college campuses grew only after powerful men entered the conversationColumbia Journalism Review, July 2, 2014.

Reproductive Rights

The Assault on Reproductive Health ContinuesThe Katie Speak Show (, March 11, 2018.

The Coat Hanger Comes of AgeThinkProgress, December 15, 2016.

The Next Battleground For Reproductive Rights: Maintaining Insurance Coverage For Abortion, ThinkProgress, January 21, 2014.

Palin Introduces Herself, Jabs Critics, USA Today, September 3, 2008.


On the Need for an #ERANow, The Rick Smith Show, June 8, 2018.

Online Censorship

Au Bon Pain To ‘Limit’ Wi-Fi Filtering After Blocks On Abortion, Gay Rights SitesCBS New York, January 14, 2014.

Au Bon Pain Blocks Wireless Access to LGBT And Abortion WebsitesThink Progress, January 15, 2014.

Au Bon Pain Blames Wi-Fi Security Company for Blocking Gay, Abortion SitesDNAinfo, January 16, 2014.

Internet filters blocking one in five most-popular websitesThe Guardian, July 2, 2014.

UK ‘Porn Filters’ Block One Fifth Of All WebsitesForbes, July 2, 2014.