This week in the news:
India decriminalizes Gay Sex!
BBC also reports on this.
A video of a man being harassed at Minneapolis PRIDE has received a lot of attention. MPR reports on the responses.
Camp Pendleton Sailor who was gay found dead on base
Algerian singer on trial for allegedly kidnapping and forcing his ex-girlfriend to have an abortion
American Medical Association finds abstinence only sex-ed ineffective
White House Advisor on Violence Against Women
Read the Executive Order for the Council on Women and Girls here
WWII Female Pilots Receive Recognition Long Over Due
One of my favorite features in the NY Times is the Times Traveler. Looking back at historical moments. In 1909 112 Suffragettes were arrested when they raided The House of Parliament in London.
UPDATE: The NY Times Time Machine is only available if you subscribe to the paper (rotters!) but, your library might have access to their archives
Economics Jobs Rumors. And Rumors About Sexism. - Justin Wolfers writes about an economics senior thesis in the *New York Times*. Most senior theses, even award winning ones, don't get covered in the na...
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