Writer Engages Racist Twitter Troll With Surprising Results

  • Read how writer Ijeoma Oluo used love and patience to turn a racist Twitter troll into a friend. [Daily Kos]
  • Even Björk can’t get anything done in the music industry: “Everything that a guy says once, you have to say five times.” [Feministing]
  • The tampon scene was pulled from the “Fifty Shades of Grey” movie — though this fan-made video is pretty solid — which begs the question, why are we so afraid of period sex? [Daily Dot]
  • Are periods the last frontier for female athletes? [Marie Claire]
  • Soap operas are acclimating their audiences to honest conversations about cancer and mental health. [The Guardian]
  • A female-led movie has topped the box office for two years in a row. [Buzzfeed]
  • Check out artist Jen Ray’s amazing scenes of female warriors. [Juxtapoz]