On Our Radar

On Our Radar—Feminist News Roundup: Following Trump Tweets, Israel Bars Reps. Rashida Tlaib and Ilhan Omar

This comes directly on the heels of Trump’s tweets telling Reps. Tlaib and Omar to “go back” to the “broken” countries they came from. Read more »

On Our Radar—Feminist News Roundup: “A Black Lady Sketch Show” Is Everything We’ve Been Waiting For

A Black Lady Sketch Show recognizes that “black ladies” come across a variety of gender identities and sexualities. Black lesbians are funny. Black queer women are funny. Black trans women are funny. And we aren’t going anywhere, any time soon.” Read more »

On Our Radar—Feminist News Roundup: Donald Trump’s War on the Poor Continues

“The White House is reviewing a new rule that will allow states to expand the number of people who have to pass drug tests to get unemployment benefits.” Read more »

On Our Radar—Feminist News Roundup: How TikTok Fuels the Hate Speech Epidemic in India

“Videos found on TikTok include casteist-hate speech posted by users identifying themselves from high castes.” Read more »

On Our Radar—Feminist News Roundup: Trump Inspired a Massacre. Then He Used the Youngest Survivor as a Photo Op.

“Of eight survivors in the hospital, five outright refused to meet with the president.” Read more »

On Our Radar—Feminist News Roundup: Weight Loss Is Not a Panacea for Fat People’s Health Problems

“Her doctor’s focus on her weight instead of her symptoms led to a much delayed diagnosis of heart failure.” Read more »

On Our Radar—Feminist News Roundup: Walmart Employees Are Protesting Gun Sales

After a mass shooting in an El Paso store left 22 people dead, employees are demanding action. Read more »

On Our Radar—Feminist News Roundup: Remembering Toni Morrison

Toni Morrison died yesterday at the age of 88. Read more »

On Our Radar—Feminist News Roundup: Men Think Caring about the Environment Is “Gay”

Gendered stereotypes discourage men from supporting environmental protections. Read more »

On Our Radar—Feminist News Roundup: How Watermelon Became a Racist Stereotype

Once an innocuous fruit, here’s how watermelon got tangled with racism. Read more »

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