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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 13 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 61 (Winter/Spring 2015): Creativity Issue

Featured articles:
  • Celebrating the Creativity of Second Wave Feminism by Rena Grasso
  • Consciousness and Creativity by Megan Carlin
  • Spiderwoman Theater: Evolution and Transformation by Spiderwoman Theater
  • Aging into Full Creativity by Helen Redman
  • Quilting: A Visual Story of One Dyke’s Life by Paula Mariedaughter
  • Sculpting the Unseen by Miriam Fougère
  • Painting Through Trauma by Batya Weinbaum

Issue 60 (Fall/Winter 2014): Themed Issue on Violence Against Women: Strategizing a Radical Response for the 21st Century

Featured articles:
  • Why Consent Is Not Enough by C.K. Egbert
  • A Man’s Possession: Pornography and Rape by Samantha Grey
  • The Rise of Technology-Facilitated Stalking by Delanie Woodlock
  • Collective Resistance: The Grassroots Work of Vancouver Rape Relief and Women’s Shelter: A Rain and Thunder Interview with Collective Members Hilla Kerner and Maria Wong
  • How to Start an Independent Advocacy Center to End Violence Against Women by Marie De Santis
  • Whose Streets? Our Streets! Mobilizing to Stop Violence Against Disabled Women by Philippa Willitts
  • Crossing the Rapelands: A One-Woman Show by Carolyn Gage