HELLO LOOK AT YOU! You made it to Monday! What a glorious day you’re having! For here you are, having it.
Flooded House Update: I’m fine, everything is fine, it’s fine. The floors will be ripped up and a new floor situation will be put in its place. Also I made potato salad Saturday night and it was just ok. In some ways, this was sadder than the flood.
You Should Go or Do or Give
+ Support Rainbow Boxes! They’re gonna send queer YA books all over the place!
+ Bloodier Than Carrie: Life With a Body, From Puberty to Childbirth by Ester Bloom on La Toast!
+ U.S. Women Win World Cup, Get Stiffed By FIFA. :hatching chicken emoji:
+ The UN Women’s Annua Report.
The Catalan collective GynePunk wants to decolonize the female body. To this end, it is developing first aid gynecological tools, for socially disadvantaged women, refugees, sex workers. But also for themselves.
Saw This, Thought of You
+ Race Forward has put together a Race Reporting Guide, which “aims to provide critical support for the use of responsible language and story framing that reflects ethical and rigorous journalistic standards and affirms the dignity and human rights of people of all races.” Useful!
+ YOU GUYS I meant to include this in Friday’s roundup: After 44 Years, Sesame Street‘s Maria is Retiring. I WEEP.
+ I was just made aware of this and perhaps you will like it: Beyond the Binary.