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Don’t Touch Our Hair

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Solange_Cover_NEW

In protest of policing black women and girls’ hair, Solange’s album cover image is a powerful assertion of ownership.

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Beyond Binary

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225MAG055_Bryan-Wilson-Bowers-HR

What does photography offer the trans feminism movement?

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The Radical Power of the Black Feminine Gaze

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Weems_Featured Image

Carrie Mae Weems’s feminist vision has never been more timely.

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Elle Pérez

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225MAG312_Perez-HR1

On the dance floor, Elle Pérez captures LGBT youth who refuse to be forgotten.

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On Feminism

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225MAG552_Al-Qasimi-HR_WEB

How feminism has shaped photography? An introduction to the winter 2016 issue of Aperture

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A Portrait of the Artist as Claude Cahun

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225_Wearing-Cover

Ahead of her new exhibition in London, Gillian Wearing speaks about Claude Cahun, self-portraiture, and feminist icons.

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Separate Cars on the Open Road

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Robert Frank, Indianapolis, 1956  © the artist, from The Americans, 1958

Amid the fight for desegregation, a revelatory portrait by Robert Frank conveys the freedom of travel.

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In California, Trees as Witness and Living Memorial

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Huber_Gonzales-Day-WEB

Elizabeth Huber reflects on Ken Gonzales-Day and the history of lynching in California.

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Racial Innocence in Postwar America

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Silber_Parks-WEB

Maia Silber reflects on photographer Gordon Parks, the infamous “doll tests” of the 1940s, and segregation.