Amana Fontanella-Khan

Amana Fontanella-Khan is a Brussels-based writer. She is the author of the forthcoming book Pink Sari Revolution (W.W Norton, August). Follow her on Twitter @AmanaFK.

Aug. 14 2013 7:30 AMThe Baddest Woman in IndiaSampat Pal, head of India’s vigilante pink gang.
The XX Factor
Feb. 13 2012 10:48 AMConservative Indian Politicians' Jaw-Dropping Excuse for Watching Porn at Work
The XX Factor
Sept. 21 2010 4:11 PMPost-Rape Rape in India
Aug. 23 2010 7:03 AMIndia, the Rent-a-Womb Capital of the World The country's booming market for surrogacy.
The XX Factor
June 22 2010 4:00 PMPads in India. Not iPads.
March 15 2013 11:28 AMShock and BraFemen’s punk activists are taking on the world by taking off their tops.
The XX Factor
March 1 2011 12:25 PMWomen in India Seek Justice, The Hard Way
Sept. 8 2010 11:17 AMDo Bollywood Brothels Exist?Why a series of Indian actresses have been arrested for prostitution.
July 19 2010 10:01 AMWear a Pink Sari and Carry a Big StickThe women's gangs of India.


Frame Game

Hard Knocks

I was hit by a teacher in an East Texas public school. It taught me nothing.

Chief Justice John Roberts Says $1,000 Can’t Buy Influence in Congress. Looks Like He’s Wrong.

After This Merger, One Company Could Control One-Third of the Planet's Beer Sales

Hidden Messages in Corporate Logos

If You’re Outraged by the NFL, Follow This Satirical Blowhard on Twitter

Sports Nut

Giving Up on Goodell

How the NFL lost the trust of its most loyal reporters.

How Can We Investigate Potential Dangers of Fracking Without Being Alarmist?

My Year as an Abortion Doula       

  News & Politics
Sept. 16 2014 9:22 AM The Most Populist Campaign of 2014
Sept. 15 2014 7:27 PM Could IUDs Be the Next Great Weapon in the Battle Against Poverty?
Atlas Obscura
Sept. 16 2014 8:00 AM The Wall Street Bombing: Low-Tech Terrorism in Prohibition-era New York
  Double X
The XX Factor
Sept. 15 2014 3:31 PM My Year As an Abortion Doula
  Slate Plus
Tv Club
Sept. 15 2014 11:38 AM The Slate Doctor Who Podcast: Episode 4  A spoiler-filled discussion of "Listen."
Brow Beat
Sept. 16 2014 9:13 AM Clive James, Terminally Ill, Has Written an Exquisitely Resigned Farewell Poem
Future Tense
Sept. 16 2014 7:36 AM The Inspiration Drought Why our science fiction needs new dreams.
  Health & Science
Bad Astronomy
Sept. 16 2014 7:30 AM A Galaxy of Tatooines
Sports Nut
Sept. 15 2014 9:05 PM Giving Up on Goodell How the NFL lost the trust of its most loyal reporters.