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The film After Tiller, about doctors who perform third trimester abortions, is available on PBS.
Here’s a truly wonderful read about the character assassination of Courtney Love. Daily Dot
You really must read Janet Mock’s essay on bell hooks, Beyoncé, and feminism. Janet Mock
Violence against indigenous women is all just fun and games on the big screen. Racialicious
Dana Goldstein on the feminism of America’s early teachers. New Republic
Joan Rivers showed women there’s business in being an asshole (something men have known for centuries). The Frisky
Are the brains of men and women really wired differently? The Frisky
Transgender model Andreja Pejic is crowdfunding a documentary. The Daily Dot
An amateur investigator seems to have solved the Jack the Ripper mystery. IFL Science
Rolling Stone has an excellent article highlighting the struggles of homeless LGBT youth.
What did you read this week?