Skepchick Quickies 2.19
- The reconstructionists – The site is, ” a collaboration between illustrator Lisa Congdon and writer Maria Popova, is a yearlong celebration of remarkable women — beloved artists, writers, and scientists, as well as notable unsung heroes — who have changed the way we define ourselves as a culture and live our lives as individuals of any gender.”
- HPV costs Americans $2 billion to treat – Mostly because our prevention sucks, “In 2010, only 30 percent of American girls had received all three CDC-recommended doses of the HPV vaccine.”
- Young adult heroines infographic – Can’t tell them apart? That’s because they’re a lot alike. Via.
- I’m a black female cosplayer and people hate it – “Here’s the second deal: I’m also black. Which is fine by most everyone…until I have the audacity to cosplay a character who isn’t.”