Dispatches from Ladyblogland

From Miss America to Shonda Rhimes, ladyblogland has it all!

It’s no shocker that Miss America worked with Planned Parenthood. Salon

A totally worthwhile read about women in comics. Collectors Weekly

Why did teaching become a pink ghetto? Dame Magazine

This Anita Sarkeesian quote went around the Tumblr this week:

One of the most radical things you can do is to actually believe women when they talk about their experiences.

25 famous women on being childless. New York Magazine

Alison Bechdel (of Bechdel Test fame) won a MacArther Genius Grant! Jezebel

Dirtbag Teddy Roosevelt.

As Halloween approaches, please enjoy this article about how to honor Native Americans without appropriating their culture. Everyday Feminism 

Feminist moments in sci-fi history. New York Magazine

The birth control mandate in gifs! RH Reality Check

The New York Times wrote a terribly racist story about Shonda Rhimes. Jezebel

Related: Melissa Harris-Perry has a nice comeback. MSNBC

Why don’t more women commit fraud? Sociological Images

The little-known story of Wonder Woman’s origins. The New Yorker

Everyone’s buzzing about Emma Watson’s feminist speech.

What did you read this week?

Published by

[E] Sally Lawton

My food groups are cheese, bacon, and hot tea. I like studying cities and playing with my cat, Buffy.

One thought on “Dispatches from Ladyblogland”

Leave a Reply