Bored at work? Check out these links of great interest!
Yo, the Marriot says it’s not their fault if you get raped in their parking lot. They recanted their statement eventually, but WTF, universe? At least marital rape might become illegal in the Bahamas.
K. Tempest Bradford has some good advice on improving the quality of SF/F anthologies.
UnusualMusic has a post at ABW on the erasure of Asian characters in Hollywood movies.
Shakesville has an interesting post up on mistrusting certain men because of their (un?)conscious collusion with patriarchy.
This is a cool post on women/desire and the male gaze.
Is Lady Gaga a tool of the Illuminati? This is kind of hilariously awesome.
Here’s a video clip on child brides.
Would you buy your child a Lil Monkey baby doll?
Ever wonder what goes on behind the scenes of women’s body builder contests?
This is a constantly updated archive of healthcare stories.
These women talk about their combat experiences in Iraq.
This Youtube video talks about solar power and its use in the fight against hunger.
The reporting of the Sodini slaughter is, needless to say, quite troubling.
Right, so John C. Wright had this big long post up on how SYFY will have more LGBT characters, but then the internetz exploded in his face and he took it down. Fortunately, it’s been saved and responded to.
PETA loves animals but hates fat women. Skinny women, on the other hand, make for excellent sexualized ad fodder.
Can you read Tamil? Here’s [article removed] some info on a woman doing work with South Asian LGBT comms. [ETA: The link’s dead, unfortunately.]
These links are NOT safe for work, but are still of great interest!
Women are a growing market for porn. Soon it will make sound financial sense for those romance covers to change!
Feminist Pornographer talks about desire as a facet of feminism.