Pussy Riot To Sue The Russian Government

  • The two members of the feminist punk collective Pussy Riot, who were imprisoned for speaking out against President Vladmir Putin, are suing the Russian government in the European court of human rights. [Guardian UK]
  • An abortion clinic in Kansas has closed, leaving behind only three in the state. [RH Reality Check]
  • Here’s a deep dive on the gender imbalance within the tech community. [WIRED]
  • The New Yorker has a big, meaty piece on radical feminism and transgenderism. [The New Yorker]
  • On why ESPN host Michelle Beadle speaking out against her colleague Stephen A. Smith — who made comments on Friday that domestic abuse victims can “provoke” the attacks — was the most important move of her career. [Sports On Earth]
  • Women and people of color who are executives are penalized for championing diversity in the workplace, according to a new study out of the University of Colorado. [Wall Street Journal]
  • Meet that North Carolina couple who counter-protested outside an abortion clinic just to piss off the religious folks harassing the women going inside. Can we be best friends, please? [Cosmopolitan]
  • Are women entrepreneurs happier? [Fast Company]
  • On the junk science behind the laws restricting your abortion rights. [io9]
  • VICE has a new mini documentary on “gully queens,” LGBTQ Jamaicans who live in storm drains because they aren’t accepted by society. [VICE]
  • Clothing for non-gender-conforming folks is on the rise. [PBS]

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