Bitch Media is a nonprofit, independent, feminist media organization dedicated to providing and encouraging an engaged, thoughtful feminist response to mainstream media and popular culture. In addition to the quarterly magazine, they publish daily online articles, and weekly podcasts.

Editorial Needs

  • Finished pieces and queries both welcome.
  • Features are 2,000 to 2,500 words of meaty critiques, essays, and articles on pop culture from a feminist perspective.
  • Dispatches are 1,000-1,500 word columns on film, television, language, activism, advertising, publishing, and more, with pieces taking the form of reviews, critical essays, Q&As, and activist profiles.
  • Department of Everything is a new section with fun, short pieces that still carry the heft of feminist critique in an accessible format.

Payment Information

Payment Information, According to Our Best Research (May Change, or Be Innaccurate)

Payment is $200 for features, $100 for dispatches, and $40 for Department of Everything pieces.

According to our best research, the maximum they will pay is $200.

Payment Reports

Year Pay (US $) Words Payment Speed Payment Difficulty Research & Reporting Publication Type Comments
2015 $0.05/word.
$50 total
1000 words Less Than 7 Days Effortless Paymnt Heavy  
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Contact & Submission Information

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