On Our Radar: Feminist News Roundup

on our radar

Here's all the news on our radar today:

• All eyes have been on the rising death toll in Gaza this week—here's a heartbreaking dispatch from the violence. [Slate] 

• By this fall, the number of abortion clinics in Texas may have dwindled from 40 to six. [Mother Jones] 

• According to a new UNICEF study, 700 million women who are alive today were married under the age of 18. [UNICEF]  

A Minneapolis woman recorded her conversations with catcallers and created a handy card to give to harassers. [Buzzfeed]

A users guide to the vagina, conveniently located on your underpants. [The Telegraph]

• Hollywood films in 2013 largely feature white, straight characters. Who’s surprised? [GLAAD] 

• Here's an interesting perspective on art and culture from a transitioning point of view. [PQ Monthly] 

• JUST IN CASE you weren’t cognizant for the last 24 hours, here’s our favorite picture of Beyonce to date. [Time]

beyonce posing as rosie the riveter

by Hannah Steinkopf-Frank
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Hannah Steinkopf-Frank is a student at the University of Oregon studying journalism and international studies. Hannah likes to write about anything that lets her do “research” on Youtube, from early 2000s TV shows to Dolly Parton to makeup tutorials from the 1940s. 

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