Let’s distract ourselves from the anger about what happened in Newtown on Friday with some ladyblogging.
It happened to me: I don’t have a best friend. Anyone who has ever looked for new friends as an adult will relate to this. XOJane
Should lifestyle ladybloggers have to write about sex? XX Factor
Walking the line between racism and relativism. SkepChick
More angst about The Good Men Project. Feministe
RookieMag talks about faith and feminism. Aside: I love that young girls are talking about this stuff. Tavi is a jewel and thank goodness she’s there to show young girls that the world isn’t all sparkly vampires. RookieMag
Mean Girls of Capitol Hill. BuzzFeed
La Diva de La Gente: Remembering Jenni Rivera. Racialicious
Alan Turing was a mathematician and code-breaker during WWII who was convicted of homosexuality. Scientists are petitioning to have him posthumously pardoned. There is also a wonderful movie starring Derek Jacobi called Breaking the Code if you want to know more about this forgotten hero. The Mary Sue
What are you reading this week?