The Femisphere: A Link Roundup

A Body News, Body Justice, and Body Politics Link Roundup

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A protestor is detained by NYPD officers as people protest the killing of Alton Sterling and Philando Castile during a march in New York City. Photo by Eduardo Munoz/Reuters.

Racism is killing us. It’s time to act.

  • Terence Crutcher, an unarmed man with his hands up was murdered by a police officer #BlackLivesMatter

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  • A woman is approached by an older white man in the fast food restaurant where she waits in line with her children. He says to her, “go back to your country and eat the food there.” – This is my country by Kathy Kang

 

 

 

  • There’s a viral and ironic trend that I’ve been lately noticing in and beyond my TQPOC community: my wealthier friends own everything but their class privilege. – The Queer Poor Aesthetic by by Shak’ar Mujukian