Three teens have been arrested for raping Audrie Potts, who killed herself in September. Check back in for more on Potts tomorrow from Maya.
Janet Mock is the Racialicious Crush of the Week!
Swiss bank punks men on “Equal Pay Day.”
Mia McKenzie of Black Girl Dangerous on “accidental” racism.
Despite protests of his “violently misogynistic lyrics,” Tyga will perform at Harvard.
What’s the only thing worse than government-owned prisons? Privatized prisons.
Feministing alum Miriam Pérez writes about the doula movement’s goals.
“See, ladies? We need to be married so that men won’t go raping and pillaging.” Jessica argues that marriage is a con.
Deborah Copaken Kogan on her “so called ‘post-feminist life‘ in arts and letters.”
Do all-boys schools teach violence?
“Raceless” names and employment at Flyover Feminism.
Randall Jenson’s memories of violence.
Uruguay legalized same-sex marriage.
Who worked for Dr. Gosnell?
GOP campaign bumper sticker: “If Babies Had Guns, They Wouldn’t Be Aborted.”
Memo to anonymous Humber college guy: Non-consensual sex isn’t a “hook-up fail“–it’s rape.
On the power of calling rape, harassment, and victim-blaming by name.
Don’t miss Jamia Wilson’s powerful “Black Girl Lessons” at Rookie.
Hate speech, often defended on campuses in the name of academic freedom, doesn’t broaden students’ horizons.
Awful People on OkCupid, Part 374: Things People Tell Asian Women.
Raffi (yes, that Raffi, of children’s singing fame) speaks out against rape culture.
What is “Islamic feminism,” and where is it going next?
Mayor Bloomberg isn’t the only one shaming young parents.
An illustrated guide to taxes in the U.S.
Voting for the Gloria Awards closes today.
Patriarchy is bad for men, too.
A gender-neutral pronoun, “hen,” has been added to the Swedish National Encyclopedia.
What have you been reading/writing/watching/learning this week?