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June 2014



What I’m Reading: June 5, 2014

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Another day, another mass shooting. This time in Seattle.

– Speaking of guys who shoot: White guy killer syndrome: Elliot Rodger’s deadly, privileged rage (via @ProfessorCrunk)

– Oh MRAs. 5 Uncomfortable Truths Behind the Men’s Rights Movement (h/t @Karnythia)

– Diversity is an issue in the X Men films: The ‘X-Men’ Franchise’s Diversity Problem Is Getting Worse (h/t @DrJaneChi)

– Mistakes in policing? Miriam Carey Is Still Dead

– Did they really work 331 times as hard? CEOs Made 331 Times As Much as Their Workers Last Year (h/t @LowPayIsNotOK)

– Ha. Awesome. I Confronted Donald Trump in Dubai (via @MollyCrabapple)

– Man, sexism is the gift that keeps on giving: Female-named hurricanes kill more than male hurricanes because people don’t respect them, study finds (h/t roqchams)

– White as the beauty standard is not okay: Brown beauty: from TV to the high st the beauty industry is still racist (via @renireni)

– Nice! New York Removes Surgical Requirement for Gender Marker Changes on Birth Certificates

– And now for something completely different – fun with science! UK scientific panel backs potential ‘three-parent’ IVF babies (h/t @RebeccaSkloot)

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