Quickies: Summer reading lists, men haven’t adapted, and new marsupial species
- Let’s talk (again) about diversity in publishing – Roxane Gay on how it’s not that hard to put together summer reading lists that don’t consist entirely of white men.
- Men adrift – “Badly educated men in rich countries have not adapted well to trade, technology or feminism.” From Ray.
- Muslim woman denied can of soda for fear she could use it as a weapon – From Mary.
- Newly discovered species of marsupial known for suicidal sex under threat – “The antechinus, a mouse-like marsupial, has stolen headlines over the years for its bizarre mating frenzies that are so intense, the males die soon afterwards. Now, two new species of the mammal have been discovered living in Australia’s south-east.”