Weekly round-up and open thread
Jess McCabe // 17 June 2014
Welcome to this week’s mix-tape of the stories from across the internet that have caught our eye. Please feel free to add more in the comments.
As usual, linking indicates interest, not endorsement.
Summertime body-shaming is upon us: No more bikini body war! (Feminist Times)
When you stop feeling things (Reni Eddo Lodge)
Going beyond going down: why diverse queer sex on TV matters (Autostraddle)
Recession “led to 10,000 suicides” (BBC News)
Denmark becomes Europe’s leading country on legal gender recognition (European Parliament press release)
Losing It: gender, Kate Munro’s Virginity Project and some problematic assumptions (Ballad of Dissatisfaction)
Cis privilege (Cis is Not a Dirty Word)
Photo of mix tapes by Hannah Faye, shared on Flickr under a Creative Commons license