Have you ever wondered about the double life of an undocumented student?
Online classes are often not accessible to students with disabilities.
Kate Harding has a boss analysis of rape culture and Julian Assange.
“Drunk Driver Rapes 10 y/o, Gets Suspended.” Title pretty much sums it up. Did a quick google on the judge, there’s at least one other case where he gave a child molester a suspended sentence. Ugh.
From Morag: A rapist cop faces no penalties.
Head’s up: your panty liner could get you searched.
This seller really missed the point of the “I Love My Hair” Sesame Street bit.
Ever get unsolicited advice at the gym? Totally! Particularly since I’m chubby and really, really busty. Guys especially assume that my hot ass doesn’t know what its doing. BUT SERIOUSLY FOLKS, I actually get HIT ON a lot at the gym which is even MORE annoying, because it’s normally when I’m trying to something on my back that, y’know, involves concentrating.
NK Jemisin offers a character study of Enefa, the mother goddess in the 100K Kingdoms world.
Eryn looks SUPER cute in her hijab. Her mama might be pretty great too.
Why Jay Electronica can go choke on it.
Why do we jail girls for men’s crimes?
This is the gluten free recipe I’d be baking if I’d remembered to go to the grocery store. 🙁
Want to pay a woman to adore you for an hour?
Want some bluesy, sad Christmas songs? NPR’s got you covered.
Updating My Little Ponies: fail on multiple levels. I’ve been re-watching the original series (…you do these things when you are taking comprehensive exams) and I have to say: body shaming is a MUCH bigger issue in the original series than anything else. EVERY villainess is sloppy, fat, and brags about how pretty she is.
Ponyo is a not-so-feminist fish-out-of-water tale.
WTF Switzerland? Dress codes gone crazy.
Why Sookie Stackhouse SUCKS in comparison to Buffy.
Sooo… rapists can be charming!
There’s a growing number of female Catholic priests. <3
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