I am in love with the Internet right now. Yeah, there are some terrible spaces for women, but there are also amazing people calling it like they see it and making us think.
After reading this, I really want to see Gravity, a movie about an introverted, female scientist. I have a feeling I will relate. Bitch Flicks
I loved reading Lisa Wade’s take on the whole Miley Cyrus thing because it addresses some deep issues about feminism and freedom. Sociological Images
If the Maryville rape story is giving you a rage stroke, you might want to read the account by Daisy Coleman, the teenager at the center of the media storm. XOJane
<sarcasm> Thanks, Emily Yoffe. Young girls TOTALLY needed to be told not to drink in order to avoid sexual assault. </sarcasm> Slate
Roxanne Gay’s response to Yoffe’s b.s. is worth the read. Salon
If you’ve ever taken Feminism 101, you’ve probably read something by Nancy Fraser. So you’ll probably be interested to read her take on whether feminism and capitalism are in bed together. The Guardian
You may have seen the pictures of white women with black hair floating around tumblr. Here’s a great breakdown of the photo series. Crunk Feminist Collective
What did you read this week?