On Our Radar: Today's Feminist News Roundup
Happy Monday! This weekend had lots of interesting news. Here's what I'm reading:
• Feminist editor and activist Mary Thom died this weekend in a motorcycle crash. Read all about her iife and legacy. [Ms.]
• The Deportation Machine: How did the government accidentally deport US citizen Mark Lyttle? [New Yorker]
• Race on the runway: Sorry, everyone, major fashion shows haven't gotten any more diverse in recent years. [Sociological Images]
• The boss is too bossy: Jessica Valenti spells out how a recent Politico profile of New York Times chief Jill Abramson is sexist. [The Nation]
• A Prairie Homo Companion: Writing about queer culture in Canada's vast prairie lands. [Autostraddle]
• Erk. Law and Order takes real stories from rape survivors and repackages them as a fictional show. [Jezebel]
• Feministing has five questions for Krystal Ball, the one-time Congressional candidate who's now a host on MSNBC's The Cycle. [Feministing]
• Transform! One woman writers about what Transformers taught her about parenting. [BlogHer]
• Beer and football: How British lad culture is alienating to pretty much everyone. [Guardian]
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