Weekend reading

rape cloak

An artist has designed a “rape cloak” to ask people to rethink consent.

Male scientists receive twice as much funding as their female peers.

Opposition to legal abortion take magical thinking and a lack of logic.

A troubling email from Hillary Clinton on LGBT issues.

Whole Foods promises to stop selling food produced by people in prison.

The ridiculous number of guns owned by Americans, in one chart.

Please by inspired by the badass women of the 2015 MacArthur Genius grant. 


Author: Rebecca Griffin

I am a passionate advocate for progressive causes with over a decade of experience organizing for social change. That organizing experience informs the way I look at the world and the challenges we face in working toward social justice. I started Of Means and Ends to write about social issues I care about and share my thoughts on how we organize in a smart, strategic way. Please visit and join the conversation.

2 thoughts on “Weekend reading”

  1. I saw an article on the “anti-rape cloak” the other day, but with only the one picture and much less discussion with/the artist. The one you link to is fabulous — thanks!


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