Although Jenna Talackova eventually won the right to participate in the Miss Universe Canada pageant, Monica at TransGriot reports there are still some countries holding out against the change in regulations which allow trans contestants to participate.
NPR reports on research that shows how gender stereotypes increase the likelihood that women will drop out of science careers.
Even though I don’t play World of Warcraft, as a huge feminerd I loved this Sociological Images post on sexual dimorphism (differences between males and females of the same species) in WoW.
Like A. Lynn I haven’t covered the Daniel Tosh rape “joke” (read: threat) controversy because I felt like it was so well addressed elsewhere. If you missed those articles, A. Lynn put together a “Tosh Sucks” round-up that lists some of the best.
Mother’s Day comes with a lot of complicated thoughts and feelings for many of us, so we thought we’d do a special round-up of must-read articles on moms, motherhood, and the messages surrounding Mother’s Day.
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