Many of you are back to work after the New Year celebration, so take it easy and check out these easy to follow links to keep up with the news.
- There have been more abortion restrictions in the past three years than the entire previous decade.
Since it’s the first few days of 2014, it is only right to take a quick look at what happened in 2013.
- Check out how conservative media outlets treated women throughout 2013.
These stories all range from how female sexual freedom has led to a “war on men” to how feminism is rooted in “sexual perversion.” There are lots of insulting quotes in this link, so if you’ve forgotten how irritating Fox News was, please be sure to check this out and demand a change with this news source.
From the article:
On the June 20 edition of Fox News’ Hannity, frequent Fox guest and conservative radio host Bill Cunningham shouted down Fox contributor Tamara Holder during a debate saying, “You shut up. Know your role and shut your mouth” and asking if she was “going to cry.”
- Films with strong female leads earned more money in 2013.
So I think it’s about time for people to face the facts and stop asking whether or not strong female leads make good films.
- This article from Bitch Magazine lists the top 10 feminist musicians discoveries of 2013.VV Brown is a definite must for any playlist you create.