Playboy Magazine built a culture of objectifying women that doesn't fly in the #MeToo era. Now the magazine is embracing diverse models and photographers, more LGBTQ representation, and political themes. Its new executive editor is Shane Michael Singh.
Young gay editor brings Playboy into a new era
From this Episode:
California gun laws: What works in reducing mass shootings?
California has some of the strictest gun laws in the country, requiring background checks for both guns and ammunition. It was also one of the first states to pass a...
9 min, 9 sec
Parallels between the white nationalist movement and ISIS
Last month’s shooting at the Gilroy Garlic Festival is now being investigated as a domestic terrorism incident.
Drama in Writers Guild and SAG-AFTRA elections
The Writers Guild of America still doesn’t have a deal with the talent agencies. Those agents were fired because of so-called packaging deals. The actors’ union, SAG-AFTRA,...
9 min, 28 sec
Playboy Magazine's transformation in the age of #MeToo
Playboy Magazine, once known for its tagline “Entertainment for Men,” built a culture of objectifying women that doesn't fly in the #MeToo era. Now the magazine is...
12 min, 29 sec