On Our Radar—Feminist News RoundupIUD Demand Since the Election

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Goodnight Moon started out as a queer love poem! [Autostraddle]

Read the letter Coretta Scott King wrote opposing Jeff Sessions’s 1986 nomination. [The Washington Post]

• Gabrielle Union is calling out Michael Keaton's Hidden Fences non-apology. [Refinery 29]

• Cool: Aziz Ansari’s going to host Saturday Night Live! Not cool: He’ll be the first Indian actor to host SNL ever, and the first Asian host in over 15 years! [The Mary Sue]

Beyoncé interviewed her sister Solange about owning your voice. [Interview]

Senator Kirsten Gillibrand is going to file an amendment to the Fiscal Year 2017 Budget Resolution that will prevent lawmakers from rolling back certain measures in the ACA that apply to women. [The Cut]

• Planned Parenthood says demand for IUDs has gone up 900% since the election. [Jezebel]

• Check out this Trump Cabinet Confirmations Blockade guide and get in touch with your representatives!

• The worst thing about Trump, apparently, wasn’t that he wanted to kill disabled people via policy, but that he felt comfortable mocking them on national television.

Oh Joy Sex Toy is a weekly comics series that graphically explores sex and sexuality. This week: a review of the Nova rabbit vibrator!

• In 2017, it’s not okay to make jokes about the thick accents and thick brains of Spanish-speaking immigrants, but that didn’t stop the writers of the Golden Globes.

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