What We’re Reading

This week we want to share some articles that we’re reading and that may be influencing our writing.  As a social justice organization we hope these articles will not only be a good read, but also get you inspired to think about these current issues.  Share your thoughts with us!

1. Can’t get enough of the Olympics?

“What’s the Right Way to be a Female Olympic Athlete?”

from: Feministing (The current LDIR Interns Blog of Choice!)

2. Seriously well written, seriously important:

“Not Sensless Not Random: The Deadly Mix of Race, Guns and Madness”

from: Colorlines

Innocent children, corporate advertising, weight loss … the perfect mix of controversy!

3. Thoughts on Nike’s New Greatness Commercial

from: Jezebel