Emily Douglas

Emily Douglas is a journalist living in Brooklyn and an editor of RH Reality Check, the online publication covering sexual and reproductive health and rights.

The passage of the Ledbetter Fair Pay Act was a victory for workers' rights. But it doesn't correct big loopholes in gender-discrimination law that leave workers vulnerable. Read more


In Alison Bechdel's comic strip "Dykes to Watch Out For" -- collected in a recently published anthology -- the personal is political, the political gets personal, and history "bends toward justice." Read more


The mainstream gay-rights movement's slow evolution on transgender issues. Read more