Worth Streaming: Shows That Highlight the Goodness in Humanity
Stories that are relatable, thought-provoking, and will make you feel good
Why We’re So Attracted to the Style of The Queen’s Gambit
Learning about ourselves from Beth Harmon
The Disturbing Facts—and Fictions—of The Crown Season 4
What Makes ‘The Queen’s Gambit’ My Favorite Series of the Year (And Even Longer)
A Netflix show that respects the viewer
A Social Reckoning: ‘The Social Dilemma’ and the Cost of Infinite Connection
A new documentary explores social media and its implications
Netflix’s ‘Cuties’ Didn’t Have to Participate in Exploitation to Expose It
That the film made it this far shows our culture is already desensitized to the hypersexualization of minors.
New Princess Diana Is Cast for The Crown, and Other Notes From the Week
We’re pleased to bring you “While You Were Out”—Verily quick takes on the happenings of this week.
Traction Is Growing Against Sex Trafficking and Porn
From the Jeffrey Epstein documentary to one million signatures to shutdown Pornhub
What Netflix’s “Too Hot to Handle” Can Teach Us About Sex and Intimacy
An unexpected lesson on the link between physical affection and emotional connection
Entertain the Kid in You with These Nine Stream-able Shows
Give your inner child a chance to choose the entertainment
'Rilakkuma and Kaoru': A Delicious Slice-of-Life from Netflix
This animated series about the beauty of a simple life will appeal to children and adults, alike
Girls’ Suicide Numbers Are Increasing—and Current Media Isn’t Helping
It's time to take a look at the role societal views and TV shows have to do with trauma-justified death.
I Loved That 'Roma' Showed (and Didn't Tell) about Real Women's Empowerment
If you haven't seen it yet, clear your calendar.
'Period. End of Sentence.' Deserved Its Oscar and Deserves Your Attention
The 26-minute documentary that sheds a light on the period taboo
Netflix's 'Baby' Glamorizes Sexual Exploitation of Minors
A dangerous precedent to set
3 Real Relationship Issues in ‘The Crown’ and ‘Big Little Lies’
A relationship expert explains why these shows actually get real.
3 Non-Spoiler Reasons Why Bingeing ‘The Crown’ Season 2 This Weekend Is Quite Right
For starters, two familiar faces from ‘Downton Abbey’ play prominent roles.
Michelle Dockery’s ‘Godless’ Isn’t the Fictional Female-Driven World You Expected
But maybe it’s better.
'Alias Grace' May Be a Period Drama, But It's Surprisingly Relevant For Modern Women
Margaret Atwood's new Netflix adaptation is a poignant miniseries that highlights the female experience.
5 New Documentaries Showcase Women in a Powerful Way You Won’t Want to Miss
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Why I Can't Get Enough of The Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt
As usual, Tina Fey's latest offering does not disappoint.