Female Police Officers In Indonesia Have To Submit To A Vaginal Probe To Prove Their Virginity

  • Female police officers in Indonesia must submit to a “virginity test” that involves probing their vaginas. [Sydney Morning Herald]
  • A racist “#PantsUpDontLoot” billboard, parodying the “Hands up, don’t shoot” slogan, could go up in Ferguson. [The Root]
  • An Uber executive suggested that the company could spread the details of a female journalist’s personal life in order to smear her, after she wrote critically about the service. [Buzzfeed]
  • “Orange Is The New Black” and “Jane the Virgin” actor Diane Guerrero’s family was deported; she writes about what separation is like for the LA Times. [LA Times]
  • The brother of Hae Min Lee, the murder victim featured on NPR podcast Serial, is condemning the sensationalism of the podcast. [Business Insider]
  • Read Lindy West on women’s right to set boundaries, no matter why men want to violate them. [Daily Dot]