Marissa Alexander Has Been Released From Prison

  • Florida Stand Your Ground defendant Marissa Alexander has been released from prison. [NBC]
  • Attorney General nominee Loretta Lynch is being grilled over her stance that waterboarding is torture. [The Guardian]
  • If policing strategies that position officers as members of the community rather than being removed from or above the community have been proven to work, why don’t we use them? [The Daily Beast]
  • Real sex education would teach kids about the power of the word “no.” [VICE]
  • Katy Perry’s Super Bowl halftime show isn’t going to be the feminist moment the NFL needs. [Daily Dot]
  • A Canadian bakery is making gender-specific bread and WHY. [YouBeauty]
  • The Lord of the Rings films don’t even come close to showing what a nuanced character Eowyn really is. [The Mary Sue]