On Our Radar: Feminist News Roundup

Here's what's on our radar today!

• Declaring stop-and-frisk unconstitutional has been a long time coming—now the NYPD needs to commit to changing their ways.[Guardian] 

• How academic institutions are responding (or not) to sexual assault on campus is getting more attention, but the way it's covered in the media matters. [PolicyMic]

• Keep an internet tab open today with just the Twitter feed for #solidarityisforwhitewomen. [Twitter] 

• In case you missed it: Last week, feminist movie site Bitch Flicks focused on disability on screen. Check out the Disability Week archives here. [Bitch Flicks]

• Writer Brittney Cooper takes on "the politics of being friends with white people" in a beautiful essay. [Salon] 

• Looking for some vetted feminist pop-culture recommendations? Michelle Dean has you covered. [Flavorwire]

• Women With a Vision and Break OUT!, two New Orleans LGBT and women's organizations, respond to a recent Times-Picayune problematic reporting on people in the sex trade. [Women With a Vision]

• Kick-Ass creator Mark Millar has some messed-up ideas on using rape in narratives. [Cinema Blend]

• The 2013 San Francisco Transgender Film Festival is seeking submissions. [stff.org]

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by Kjerstin Johnson
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Kjerstin Johnson is a writer and editor in Portland, Oregon. She is the former editor in chief of Bitch. She tweets at @kajerstin

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