Cops shouldn’t be above the Americans with Disabilities Act. Arkansas is one step closer to passing a “right to discriminate” law. In Connecticut? Thus Tuesday, come see “Sliver of a Full Moon,” staged in tribute to legal progress made to combat violence against Native Women. Not in Connecticut? You can watch the event live-streamed on […]
Pairing a houseplant with the right vessel can bring out its beauty—drawing attention to a sculptural form, the drape of a vine or enhancing its color or texture. It also needs to support the plant and its specific needs. We've rounded up a few of our favorite shoppable combinations and explained why they work. READ MORE »
Historically accurate Disney princesses. Hannah Gioris has an excellent piece about why women of color don’t report their sexual assaults to a racist criminal justice system — and shouldn’t have to. Aisha Moodie-Mills is becoming the first woman and first person of color to lead the major LGBT organization The Victory Fund. Why aren’t we all […]
A black woman was drugged and locked in a psych ward for eight days because police and doctors didn’t believe that she was a successful businesswoman. 25 labor events and organizers we should teach during women’s history month. On (in)accessibility at Amherst. Following Tennessee’s lead, Republicans in North Carolina have introduced a bill that would […]
You have been waiting for it all winter—fantasy baseball draft day, that is—so don't mess it up now. You've spent hours of your time here on Bleacher Report, preparing for your picking, reading through rankings, selecting your sleepers,...Show More Summary
Facebook announced three new tools for marketers: Blueprint, for agencies and larger brands; Learn How, geared toward smaller businesses; and an ad copy cheat sheet. Blueprint (pictured above) is available to all Facebook users in English...Show More Summary
After writing about her double mastectomy a couple years ago, Angelina Jolie opens up about her decision to remove her ovaries and fallopian tubes. Meet the Latina owner of the first LGBTQ gym in the US. Every argument about Buffy on the Internet ever. So true. Everyone should have affordable access to IUDs (and all other forms of birth control) […]
Here’s a quick cheat sheet so you can hang with the cool kids next time you visit the raw bar.
Afghan women’s rights activists carried the coffin of Farkhunda, a woman beaten to death by a mob after being falsely accused of burning a copy of the Koran. Great piece from Andrea Grimes on self-induced abortion by misoprostol in Texas. Ted Cruz must not be trying for the women’s vote. Columbia University’s journalism school will soon publish their review […]
Need a hand unearthing the best gems on the fantasy diamond? Look no further. Neil Greenberg combs through the numbers to offer up metric-minded tips for fantasy domination.The Perfect DraftWhat would it look like if a league extracted optimal value from each draft position? Something like this. (Read More)Read full article >>
Jessica Luther on what the Dallas Cowboy’s signing of a man found guilty of a assault says about the NFL. Monica Lewinsky is back — and speaking out against slut-shaming. Domestic violence hurts survivors’ finances and work stability. Commercialization of breast milk draws criticism. “Narrative and gender [are] two distinct forms, each striving to impose […]
The crackdown follows the airing of video taken in the northeast that showed parents, relatives and friends of students scaling school walls to pass cheat sheets through windows.
How far would you go to help your kids do well in school? These parents in India went to new heights as they scaled the outside walls of a school building to hand cheat sheets to the 10th grade students … More » The post Parents in India Scale School Walls to Help Their Kids Cheat appeared first on EveryJoe.
15 female-fronted bands to love at SXSW. “Right now, going to college is a terrifying experience if you are male.” Ummmmm. Feministing alum Miriam on the history of Black “granny” midwives in the South. A year after Susan Cahill’s abortion clinic in Montana was destroyed, she hasn’t been able to find a new space willing to […]
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Madison, Wisconsin passed a resolution calling on Congress, the Wisconsin legislature, and Gov. Scott Walker to end bans on public insurance coverage of abortion. “There are two Madisons: the one with a white, lefty reputation, and the one with vast racial disparities obscured by that reputation.” Noam Chomsky on the roots of American racism. Janani […]
With the occasional exception, the majority of the Facebook marketing sector believes in the power of images, and the social network provided a cheat sheet to help brands determine what to look for in images for their ads. Facebook introduced...Show More Summary
10 badass Sikh women throughout history. A Pennsylvania State University frat was suspended after police discovered that members were using Facebook to post nude photos of unconscious women. Women of color make up just 0.4 percent of CEOs at S&P 500 companies. Mo’Ne Davis is launching her own sneaker line that will benefit an organization working to end child […]
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