Today’s Lady News: “Why You’re Not Married” To Become TV Show

  • Last year the internet was pissed off at a Huffington Post blog post by “Mad Men” writer Tracy Terry McMillan entitled “Why You’re Not Married,” which let us all in on the secret that men don’t like bitches, liars and sluts. The piece should have crawled back under the rock from which it spawned. But alack, alas, ABC is turning it into a sitcom.  [Clutch Magazine]
  • Four black nurses in Cobb Country, Georgia, are suing their employer Accord Services for not sending them to work in white homes. [Madame Noire]
  • The Health Resources & Services Administration released a report yesterday about the health-related needs of women, including, for the first time-ever, lesbians and bisexuals. [Think Progress]
  • The rapper Wale tries — and possibly fails? — to undo damage he has done denigratingly rapping about women. [Madame Noire]
  • Women are a vital part of the #Occupy movements around the country and don’t you forget it! [The Nation]
  • How to date a man who has been sexually abused. [Madame Noire]
  • Three feminists on the media’s obsession with unwed black women. [Colorlines]
  • Check out the Feminist Art Base, a digital archive of feminist art! [Autostraddle]
  • A U.S. soldier has been sentenced to 10 years in prison for the sexual assault of a South Korean teenage girl. [Reuters]
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