Here’s what to read when you’re on a conference call this week:
If you’re homeless, having your period is the worst. Vice
Hermione Granger, true hero of Harry Potter. Buzzfeed
Lindy West tells us about trolls on This American Life.
On running and street harassment. The Toast
The woman who created The Daily Show on the maleness of late-night television. Dame Magazine
That video where dudes got tricked into cat-calling their moms:
Latoya Peterson on how to negotiate salary.
The case of Marissa Alexander highlights the fact that our justice system acts a lot like an abuser to women. The Nation
Reasons you were not promoted that are totally unrelated to gender. McSweeney’s
Today in no shit studies, women of color face bias in STEM fields. Autostraddle
Here’s what one week of Twitter harassment looks like for Anita Sarkeesian. Feminist Frequency
A history of the founder of Men’s Rights. Mother Jones
On friendship and race. The Toast
Portlandia feminist bookstore tweets during the Super Bowl. Salon
Where do all these negative stereotypes about feminists come from? Sociological Images
What have you been reading?