On Our Radar—Feminist News Roundup#MeToo Founder’s Letter to Dr. Ford

#MeToo letter

A love letter written to Dr. Christine Blasey Ford signed by Tarana Burke, Amanda de Cadenet, Glennon Doyle, Tracee Ellis Ross, and America Ferrera (Photo credit: Instagram)


  • A #MeToo retrospective: What women’s speech is still not allowed to do. [The New Yorker]
  • New North Dakota voter ID law might hurt reelection chances of Heidi Heitkamp, the most vulnerable Democratic senator. [Mother Jones]
  • Major climate report warns of potential food shortages, wildfires, and massive coral reef death by as early as 2040. [The New York Times]
  • The cost of male power is female pain. [Medium]
  • Officer Jason Van Dyke was convicted of the murder of Laquan McDonald, but it’s not enough. [Buzzfeed News]
  • Teenage Instagram users are being targeted by their peers with “hate accounts.” [The Atlantic]
  • Tarana Burke’s letter to Christine Blasey Ford: “We witnessed you show up for duty not as a superhero, but as a fully human woman.” [Huffpost]

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