Last week’s red equals sign social media campaign in support of marriage equality had some detractors. At the Huffington Post, Derrick Clifton objected to the way it prioritized the Human Rights Campaign’s logo, expressing concerns about some of the HRC’s politics.
The New York Times drew a lot of flak for its obituary of rocket scientist Yvonne Brille, a piece that led with her amazing cooking and mothering skills. io9 shares the story and discusses how media should talk about women in science.
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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