IT IS MONDAY. It is Monday and you are here, reading this. Welcome. Welcome to your week. What will everyone be talking about at your Thanksgiving celebration? Maybe you can punch up the convos with some of these topics! I’m gonna talk about lesbian separatists and GMOs.
How the media writes women of color, Thanksgiving things to read, lists of women and songs, Brittani Nichols, divorce, cultural appropriation in the birthing community, the importance of educating and also scaring children, milk crates, sea stars, unicorns, Stef possums, and a cover of “America” that legit made me cry this morning.
VAMPIRE DEER. Clarissa Explains It All, Rebecca Solnit on feminism, Fireball whiskey, cats, BLACKandSTEM and a woman, the first bra, Southern Baptists, and so very much more!
What exactly does the Queen of Hearts look like in a feminist deck of cards? What are Agent Scully’s thoughts on women in today’s world? What’s the deal with Ello? Let’s find out!
Warner Bros. is finally making a movie with Wonder Woman! They’ve announced that actress Gal Gadot will be playing the Amazonian warrior in the upcoming Batman vs. Superman movie.
For a long time the Bechdel test has seemingly been the only tool we have to examine sexist trends in Hollywood. Now, thanks to Pacific Rim, the Mako Mori test is here to help.
Women who inspired us, gave us a vocabulary and taught us how to be ourselves.
A series about roller derby, feminist bloggers, boobs and sex. You should definitely go.
“Rachel Maddow is actually really sweet in person. Like, really really sweet.”
Anyone who is interested in intersectionality, anti-colonialism, and just regular rattling of the cage of mainstream norms, this is for you.
“I’ve dedicated my entire life to documenting queer lives. I wanted to make sure I document (LGBTI) lives. All my major projects are gone.”
“It’s like diet-cunt, because cunt is the Queen Bitch.”
Jamie’s Team Pick: “The illegal part is the whole point”
“We’re getting up and on the go with no finish line and I like it.”
Have some feminist art for your Monday!