Of Course The Media Is Wondering Whether Chelsea Clinton’s Pregnancy Will Affect A Hillary Clinton 2016 Run

  • All of the eyerolls. Funny, no one ever asked how Mitt Romney or George Bush’s many, many grandchildren would affect their presidential runs. [The New Republic]
  • If you are a mayor who denied firing a police chief because she’s a lesbian, you probably shouldn’t get caught on tape in a homophobic rant. [Huffington Post]
  • Harvard professor Kimberly Theidon claims she was denied tenure due to her vocal activism on behalf of sexual assault victims. [Harvard Crimson]
  • Two Texas doctors say their admitting privileges were revoked by a Dallas hospital because they both provide abortions and the hospital has caved to pressure from anti-choice activists. A judge has granted a restraining order which has forced the hospital to grant admitting privileges until a hearing later this month. [RH Reality Check]
  • Trans sex worker’s rights activist Monica Jones was found guilty of “manifesting prostitution” after she was arrested in Phoenix in 2013 for after accepting a ride with two undercover police officers. Activists say Jones was targeted for being trans and doesn’t belong in a men’s prison. [FeministingFeminist.org]
  • The first men to be charged with committing female genital mutilation (female circumcision) in the UK have gone to court. [BBC]
  • On women and cycling and whether there is a “feminine” way to ride a bike. [Atlantic Cities]
  • Some crazy stalker troll is going after one of the creators of the “Fattitude” documentary. [WPBF]
  • On coming out as an adult performer. [Vox]
  • Wearing makeup is not and should not be a prerequisite for career success. [Huffington Post]
  • Can a fireworks display be feminist? Sure, why not. [Gothamist]

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