Tag Archives: Sally Ride

Weekly Feminist Reader

Tweet Who has the right to self-defense? On the decriminalization of condoms as evidence of prostitution in NYC, and why it really matters. Lupita Nyong’o is only the 9th black woman to be on the cover of Vogue. The Obama administration has no plans for leniency for unaccompanied migrant children. On Sally Ride: “To be first is [...]
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Weekly Feminist Reader

TweetMisogyny kills. Let’s call the Isla Vista killings what they were: misogynist extremism. Elliott Rodger was influenced by MRAs. News media: don’t gloss over the misogyny and sexual entitlement behind the mass shooting.  Tweet
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RIP, Sally Ride

Tweet “All adventures, especially into new territory, are scary.” As you’ve probably heard, Sally Ride passed away yesterday at the age of 61 due to pancreatic cancer. Ride was not only the first U.S. woman to enter space, but the first LGBT American (she actually came out in her obituary) and the youngest astronaut to enter [...]
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