The best thing this week is the product of Anita Sarkeesian’s tropes vs. women in video games work. There’s also some Bikini Kill awesomeness. Onward!
It’s time we saw some introverted heroines, don’t you think? XXfactor
Anita Sarkeesian has her first video about tropes vs. women in video games. You may remember that she got some serious harassment from the MRA of the Internet when she started this project. Feminist Frequency
A new ad campaign inexplicably targets young, single mothers. Because getting pregnant at 16 is only the girl’s fault. That last sentence is dripping in sarcasm. Gothamist
Apparently the solution to rape is telling us ladies to get a gun. Oh, rape culture, you always find new ways to perpetuate yourself. Feministing
This video of Bikini Kill’s Kathleen Hanna and Kathi Wilcox playing the Friendship Game will give you a happy. Huffington Post
Why do we hate on Anne Hathaway but love Jennifer Lawrence? NYMag
What ladyblogs did you read this week?