On Our Radar: Feminist News Roundup

on our radar

Here's what I'm reading today:

• I love everything about this article: 15 trailblazing women who helped create the internet. [Autostraddle] 

• One detail that might help explain the wage gap: According to a new study, employers may be more likely to lie to women than men during job negotiations. [Salon] 

• Writer Monica Simpson looks at the history of reproductive rights and social justice organizations shunning the label "pro-choice" in favor of a broader message. [RH Reality Check] 

• Let go of your precious childhood memories right now: the co-writer of Frozen, Jennifer Lee, will adapt A Wrinkle in Time into a Disney film. [The Mary Sue] 

• The great Laverne Cox had a funny little bit on Conan O'Brien. [Conan] 

• I didn't know anything about the first Asian-American superhero, the Green Turtle. Now, 27 artists are helping bring him back to the mainstream. [Colorlines] 

• If you haven't heard our newest podcast, The Myth of the Strong Black Woman, the conversation is really interesting. Listen in. [Bitch]

What did I miss? Add what you're reading to the comments.

by Sarah Mirk
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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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