Jane Byrne, Chicago’s First And Only Female Mayor, Has Died

  • Chicago’s first and only female mayor, Jane Byrne, has passed away. [Sun-Times]
  • #YouKnowHerName is trending over the media gag order on saying rape and suicide victim Rehtaeh Parson’s name in Canada. [Jezebel]
  • President Obama’s immigration plan would extend protection to 5 million unauthorized immigrants. [New York Times]
  • The KKK is threatening lethal force on protesters in Ferguson, Missouri, pending the Grand Jury decision on Officer Darren Wilson’s indictment. [Huffington Post]
  • UK suicide prevention organization Samaritans has pulled its privacy-invading Radar app after getting a spate of negative feedback. [Business Insider]
  • “Shaking it off” is not a real solution to online harassment. [The Cut]
  • We are at a crucial moment for climate change, and we could avoid catastrophe. [Salon]
  • Coco Rocha on “real” women: “Well, what about me isn’t real?” [Huffington Post]

[Image via Michael Schmidt/Sun-Times]