Links We Love

A U.K. advocacy group, Women’s Aid, launched an interactive billboard to spread the importance of domestic violence. See the Huffington Post.

5 women explain why they became abortion providers in Cosmopolitan.

According to a Catholic bishop, women who become pregnant from rape should not “destroy a life in order to get back at the rapist.” See the Independent.

Gloria Steinem explains the perks of feminism for men. See NY Magazine.

Violence Against Women Act now lets tribes prosecute non-Native men who abuse Native women on reservations. See the Huffington Post.

The Guardian questions whether we should ban fraternities.

Marie Claire interviews Becky Hammon, the NBA’s first female coach.

A study proves that men and women do not have different brains. See the Telegraph.

The Washington Post shows how far American women have come in the last 20 years and how far behind they still are.

Dolce & Gabbana face backlash after its controversial comments regarding gay families. See the Huffington Post.

Pamela Anderson’s abusive ex referred to her as a “serial baby killer.” See Jezebel.

The Salon explores why white people get so defensive about privilege.

In Ireland, young people are calling their family members to talk about the marriage equality referendum. See Gay Star News.

DVF declares her support for Hillary Clinton. See MAKERS.

United Nations workers were accused of sexual abuse. See the New York Times.

12 women respond perfectly when asked why they do not have kids. See Mic.

‘No Ceilings’ report shows that there’s still a long way to go in achieving women’s equality. See the Huffington Post.

Make Every Woman Count demonstrates how women’s participation in sports is key to boosting gender equality.

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