Author: Ashley Bess Lane

Lena Dunham’s Brand of Neoliberal Feminism Needs to Go

Since the creation of her show Girls, Lena Dunham has made so many missteps that you could probably fashion them together to make a full length novel. Her most recent ‘blunder’ was coming out in defence of Girls’ writer Murray Miller, following allegations that he had sexually assaulted Aurora Perrineau.  …

Terry Richardson is the Tip of the Deeply Flawed Fashion Iceberg

Last week, Conde Nast cut ties with the controversial fashion photographer Terry Richardson over his history of sexual harassment allegations. The decision came hot on the heels of the Harvey Weinstein scandal which, at present, has seen more than 90 women come forward, accusing the former Hollywood producer of sexual …