Here’s the latest news and links – some lighthearted, others not, on topics like diversity, online abuse, the SxSW debacle, etc.:

  • News.Mic – Read This Mom’s Perfect Open Letter to the Teen Skater Who Helped Her Young Daughter: http://bit.ly/1S9BgT3
  • NYTimes – Ruth Bader Ginsburg and Gloria Steinem on the Unending Fight for Women’s Rights: http://nyti.ms/1WN1Tfx
  • The Mighty – A Love Letter to My Neurotypical Husband, From Your Autistic Wife: http://bit.ly/1PzW6UYThe
  • Verge – Anita Sarkeesian just created a cool new genre of video game review: http://bit.ly/1QqRyDA
  • NYTimes – Fed Raises Key Interest Rate for First Time in Almost a Decade: http://nyti.ms/1nmqqvt
  • Huffington Post – Limited Video Game Time Could Help Kids With ADHD, Study Suggests: http://huff.to/1UptFgO
  • XOXO – Zoe Quinn Talk [VIDEO]: http://bit.ly/1PhNIgl
  • NYTimes – Chicago Protests Mostly Peaceful After Video of Police Shooting Is Released: http://nyti.ms/1TmqOqD
  • Cracked – 5 Helpful Answers To Society’s Most Uncomfortable Questions: http://bit.ly/1PBZ6GH
  • NYTimes – Ferguson Nears Deal With Justice Dept. to Overhaul Police Force: http://nyti.ms/1QNgDtr
  • Washington Post – Judge declares mistrial in case of officer charged in Freddie Gray case: http://wapo.st/1OwDfdf
  • GamesBeat – Intel updates its diversity fight with a pledge to combat online harassment: http://bit.ly/1SIQ6j8
  • NYT – Texas Trooper Who Arrested Sandra Bland Is Indicted on Perjury Charge: http://nyti.ms/1PiAwbN
  • YouTube – Idris Elba: Speech on diversity in the media and films: http://bit.ly/1PBYWPx