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Penis Piñatas and Beyonce's Feminism: Check Out the Great Writing from Our New Issue

A portrait of Beyonce

If you subscribe to Bitch magazine, your copy should be in your mailbox or swiftly making its way there. For everyone else, our new issue Micro/Macro is available to buy online today. We chose five articles from the issue to post online for free—check them out and feel free to buy the whole issue!

FROM MICRO/MACRO:

• All Hail the Queen: Writer Tamara Winfrey Harris digs into race, womanhood, and perceptions of Beyonce's feminism in article that friend-of-Bitch Cheryl Strayed called, "So wise, perceptive, deep and dead on it made my heart thump." It features the great portrait of Beyonce seen above by artist Irana Douer.

• Rise of the Penis PinataA brief history of the big business of bachelorette parties. 

• Sized Up: Anna Mollow—the co-editor of Sex and Disability—explains why fatness is a queer and feminist issue.

• Gaming the System: Fans have pushed for better and more female characters in video games, but some of the most promising game ideas are dead on arrival. 

 Written Off: Black female screenwriters have penned some amazing films, but are routinely ignored by the Academy Awards.

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