On Our Radar: Feminist News Roundup

Here's all the feminist news on our radar today! 

• Welcome to 2014! When America can no longer ban people from serving on juries due to their sexual orientation. [Advocate]

• Though politicians working to ban abortion say they're just carrying out the will of the people, only one percent of Americans say abortion is the biggest problem facing the country. [The Atlantic]  

• Activist Suey Park, who started the #notyourAsiansidekick hashtag, discusses how she found real community online and how those internet friends help spread important ideas. [xoJane] 

• A new report from Race Forward analyzes media coverage of race issues in the past year—it's a lengthy report and looks super interesting. [Race Forward] 

• Every year, studies continue to show that there's a lack of people of color on TV. Racialicious digs into exactly why this lack of representation is a problem worth talking about. [Racialicious] 

Sarah's Uncertain Path is a five-minute documentary that shows the life of one Missouri teen as she deals with pregnancy, her family, and her town. [New York Times]  

• I love this short interview with Seattle surf-pop band TacoCat about periods and music-making. [Rookie] 

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Sarah Mirk is Bitch Media's online editor. She's interested in gender, history, comics, and talking to strangers. You can follow her on Twitter

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