This article puts Van Jones’ resignation in some kind of context. SAD FACE.
To be honest, I don’t care how you feel about the music Kanye West, Beyonce, and Taylor Swift produce. This incident, however, demonstrates Kanye’s male privilege, Beyonce’s class, and Taylor’s grace. His apology was bogus, and the fact that he didn’t even stay through the whole ceremony shows how rude he is. I can’t imagine getting the first major award of my career and having someone do that, and then do a fake apology where they still insinuate I should not have won it.
Environmentalism meets entrepeneurism in Venezuela.
Bookfruits is looking for submissions for an anthology on sex work! [ETA: Bookfruits is now Lifting Voices!]