Read The Last Words of Reyhaneh Jabbari, Who Was Hanged For Killing Her Rapist

  • Reyhaneh Jabbari was hanged in Iran on Saturday for killing her rapist. She left her final will in the form of a voice message for her mother, which said, amongst other things, “In the court of God I will charge the inspectors…and all those that out of ignorance or with their lies wronged me and trampled on my rights and didn’t pay heed to the fact that sometimes what appears as reality is different from it.” [Independent]
  • Jordan Peele (of “Key & Peele”) is making a horror movie in the vein of “Rosemary’s Baby” and “The Stepford Wives” that will address racial fear. (AV Club)
  • Dominatrix Margaret Corvid wants CBC host Jian Ghomeshi to stop using BDSM as an excuse for abuse. [Jezebel]
  • Chuck Palahniuk’s new book is supposed to be “Fight Club for women,” but it is unsurprisingly hostile toward women in a way that’s hard to say is satirical. [Salon]
  • Diane von Furstenberg talks about her legacy and sexism in fashion. [Huffington Post]
  • Read this defense of “fame-inism,” or feminism as a brand. [Feministe]