It's Monday! Here's all the feminist news on our radar.
• Miss America crowned the first-ever Indian-American winner, Nina Davuluri, who will use her title to promote Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) education. Her win prompted a lot of racist backlash on Twitter, as people sounded off on Miss America "not being American." [Chicago Tribune, Storify]
• Our economy is functioning differently than it ever has before—specifically, it's benefitting the super-rich more than ever. Check out these charts on how the economy revolves around the 1%. [Sociological Images]
It's hard to make an argument for paying attention to the Miss America pageant because the pageant hasn't really made a compelling argument for its continued existence. Why hype up a competition that has so little ultimately at stake?