Given that the presidential race is in full swing post Iowa and New Hampshire republican primaries. Here are some great articles on race, colorblindness, and republican rhetoric:
From the Crunk Feminist Collective: http://crunkfeministcollective.wordpress.com/2012/01/09/the-power-of-words-racially-coded-political-rhetoric/
And then some other fun links from around the Interwebs.
Annie Peterson on the legacy/stardom of Nathalie Wood: http://thehairpin.com/2012/01/scandals-of-classic-hollywood-the-unspoken-tragedy-of-natalie-wood
From the Huffington Post, Janell Burley Hofmann on girls and body image:
An interesting response to last year’s “All the Single Ladies” from the Atlantic: http://www.inthesetimes.com/article/12414/what_to_do_about_the_nanny
Another “watch list” for 2012 from Jennifer Williams’s blog:
And finally, yet another Breaking Dawn piece.