This is a day late, I know. My power was out all day yesterday, so I couldn’t post this until now. Sorry!
A Superfluous (and Late!) Hobby Lobby Post. Mindy explains the Hobby Lobby ruling and its ramifications.
Quick Change Justice. It took exactly one day for the “narrow ruling” in Hobby Lobby to get broader.
What a Woman’s Choice Means to the Supreme Court and Social Conservatives. Restrictions on women’s health are often framed as small changes that don’t affect women’s choices, but in practice they make certain choices much more difficult.
Post-Hobby Lobby, Religious Orgs Want Exemption From LGBT Hiring Order. Well, I never saw that coming.
Supreme Court Broadens Hobby Lobby Ruling to All Forms of Birth Control. Because of course they couldn’t let a silly thing like “rights” to stop them.
Samuel Alito: A Movement Man Makes Good on Right-Wing Investments. A detailed look at Justice Alito’s heavy involvement with the right wing.
First day of new gun law leads to arrest. But I’m sure it’ll all work out fine, right? Right?
Female Tinder co-founder was pushed out, called ‘slut’, ‘whore’ in front of CEO. [TW: Sexism, Misogyny] But I’m sure tech’s just “more of a guy thing.”
Not old enough to vote, 16-year-old builds money-in-politics plug-in. You should download this plugin.
Most men would rather shock themselves than be alone with their thoughts. Apparently people are incapable of sitting and thinking for more than a few minutes.
The Freezing, Hungry Lives of NHL “Ice Girls”. In case you thought football cheerleaders were treated badly.
Marriage, Equality, and Radical Queer Politics – Part One and Part Two. James Croft discusses the pros and cons of the queer movement’s focus on marriage.
We Should Celebrate Social Media’s Slaying of Robin Thicke. It’s a good sign that people seem to reject Thicke’s stalkery new album.
Top 10 Unsolved Mysteries of Science. There’s no reason to invent things science can’t explain when there are plenty of those already.