What I’m Reading – November 14, 2013
Longest short week of my life. But it’s done down, and I’m happy.
Sorry, Whedonites (and I do love me some Firefly), but he’s wrong on this one: Yay! Permission from a white cis dude not to identify as a feminist! (via @redlightvoices)
Best response to that cringe-inducing Upworthy “Marriage Isn’t for You” pose: An Open Letter to Anyone Who Thinks They Can Solve the Riddles of Marriage and Parenthood by Reading an Open Letter (via @cortenlow)
Oh good. Now anti-choice folks are advocating kidnapping. FANtastic. So Creepy. So Illegal.
This story is SO disturbing. Anger Grows After Black Woman Is Shot By White Homeowner (via @nprnews)
Must read from New York Magazine: 26 Women Share Their Abortion Stories
Bears repeating: Vaccines don’t cause autism. I’ve Got Whooping Cough. Thanks a Lot, Jenny McCarthy.
My mom told me about this. Yikes. California Headed For Driest Year On Record (via @thinkprogress)
Lily Allen Epic Fail: Lily Allen says her video for Hard Out Here isn’t to do with race. She is wrong
More on that here: Easy Out There For A (White) Bitch: A Few Words On Lily Allen and the Continued Use of Black Women’s Bodies As Props (via @blackgirldanger)
This is fascinating. I hope to write something on it this weekend: Ohio Delay’s Inmate’s Execution Over Organ Donation (via @ap)