Friday Funday Links

Check out this fact sheet about the Affordable Care Act and its effect on women in Minnesota

Look at some heartwarming pictures from a summer camp for gender nonconforming boys and their parents

A great feminist blog/magazine you may not know about: The Vagenda

Read this New York Times Magazine Article about college women and hook up culture and then look at this Jezebel critique of its message

The women of Real Life Athena would like to express our sadness and outrage at the verdict for the George Zimmerman Trial. Read this powerfully written testimony by Questlove of The Roots. He discusses his fear of scaring others as a black man in the US and his heart-wrenching example illustrates the way gendered stereotypes tie with one’s daily oppressions.

Also of note relating to the Trayvon Martin case are this article about how the case is really about women and this blog post about the need to struggle against recreation of oppressive systems within our own communities.

You can also support CeCe McDonald as she struggles against transphobia and the prison industrial complex.

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