Weekend Links Vol. 50: Carry That Weight

Welcome to another week of feminist web surfing! In Weekend Links we gather a set of the most engaging journalism, prose, poetry, art, and Interweb images or memes we have come across. We hope with this small curation of links to illuminate the work of the prolific and active feminist blogosphere.

Links We Like

Help bring #Ferguson to the United Nations.

A report shows that 60% of homeless youth have been victims of assault.

On leaving behind Bill Cosby’s patriarchy.

How police get away with shooting unarmed civilians.

A playlist of Middle Eastern queer music.

Teenage girls confronting Ebola in Liberia.

A response to the street harassment video…

…and a parody, featuring a straight white man.

The cultural construction of genitalia.

What the response to Renee Zellweger’s appearance says about race and plastic surgery.

Saudi activist Souad al-Shammary detained for advocating women’s rights.

MIT publishes a survey on sexual assault and harassment.


Art Worth Sharing

The covers for Women Destroy Horror and Women Destroy fantasy, crowdfunded magazines combatting sexism in fantasy and horror.

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Internet Images FTW

Images from the Carry That Weight day of action.

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Videos

A history of US divestment in black men.

 

Featured image courtesy of Andrew Beers.

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