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The Mermaid Serves Up Tropical Drinks with a Feminist Twist

A new bar from industry vets is a proactively positive, safe space for all

L.A.’s Exotic Dancers Are Launching a Labor Movement

A California Supreme Court decision changed their classification; now exotic dancers are ready to unionize
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The Wing Is Finally Open in L.A.—Here’s What You Need to Know

The woman-centric coworking space debuts in WeHo—and it sure is pretty
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The History of Those Beautiful Jacaranda Trees in Bloom Around L.A.

How one pioneering woman brought trees with vibrant purple flowers to California’s landscape
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The Women Behind Cumbiatón L.A. Turned a Dance Night Into a Safe Space

The undocumented, queer POCs, and even some grandmas are finding community on the dance floor
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Cult Icon Elvira Is the 1980s Feminist Hero We Need Right Now

After 30 years, Cassandra Peterson looks back at "Elvira, Mistress of the Dark"

Meet the L.A. Woman Demystifying Modern-Day Witchcraft

The author of Craft: How to Be a Modern Witch talks female empowerment, her love for L.A., and her witchy fashion muses
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How the Women Who Brought Día de Los Muertos to L.A. Carry on the Tradition

How to create an altar–and why it matters–from Ofelia Esparza and Consuelo Flores
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Ellen DeGeneres Opens Up About Being the Victim of Sexual Abuse

"I like men, but there are so many men that get away with so much”