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Rain and Thunder is a grassroots publication created and distributed by a collective of radical feminist women. Published three times a year, Rain and Thunder brings you the very best in radical feminist news, analysis, theory, community building, and activism.

Rain and Thunder has been published for over 18 years and continues to fill a much needed gap in the realm of independent feminist media. We offer a sliding scale subscription policy to ensure affordability and accessibility for all readers.

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Recent Issues

Issue 71 (Winter 2018): Open Issue with Special 20th Anniversary Highlights

Featured articles:
  • Herstory Lives Here by Kim Rivers
  • Radical Feminism She Wrote: The Rain and Thunder Collective Reflects on 20 Years of Publishing
  • Long May They Continue: Radical Feminist Publications in the USA by Jean Taylor
  • She Spoke: A Tribute in Gratitude To Dr. Christine Blasey Ford by Michelle de Beixedon
  • Why Didn't I Learn This in My Gender Studies Class? The Search for Radical Feminist Knowledge by Heather Lynk
  • Bad Medicine: A Narrative on the Healthcare Industry and the Politics of Trauma by Forest Gray
  • Traumatic Memory: A Hidden Disability by Kate Rose
  • Women-In-Print: The Face of Radical Feminism by Beth Dingman

Issue 70 (Summer 2018): Themed Issue on Creative Writing

Featured articles:
  • The Wild Poetís Manifesto by Susan Hawthorne
  • Ursula Le Guin: An Inspiration for Women Writers of Fiction by Batya Weinbaum
  • A Dead Feminist Saves a Victim of Child Sexual Abuse by Nayoung Kim
  • 52 Pickup ó A Ten Minute Play by Carolyn Gage
  • Anatomy of a Rape Trial by Suzanne Sunshower
  • Dancing with Audre Lorde: A Lesbian Memory by Victoria Brownworth
  • Turn the Key: An Interview with Virginia Woolf by Elena Georgiou