What do you get when you toss “Bikini Kill,” the ability to smize, and questionable social justice tactics? This week’s dispatches from ladyblogland!
Best thing I read all week: an oral history of the “Bikini Kill” EP. Spin
So this is an article from last year that was resurrected through reblogs all day yesterday on tumblr: The Good Men Project discusses gaslighting and how it has trained women to think they are crazy. The Good Men Project
Pretty frakking sweet: these teen girls made a generator that runs on pee. Bust
Tyra Banks has a smize app. It’s $1.99 and you need it. XOJane
The UN declared birth control a human right. And the ladyblogosphere didn’t really talk about it in any interesting ways because everyone totally agrees with this. But it’s pretty big news. The Gloss
Channing Tatum is incorrectly named the sexiest man alive. Who would you pick? XX FActor, Slate
Noted person-with-questionable-ethics Tracie of Jezebel posted the tweets of some racist teens and then contacted those kids’ schools to find out if they knew their students were racist. Which is really, really unethical. Racialicious