And I don't have a lot to share, because of all the back to school events. Some weeks are like that!
Here's what I do have:
If you read only one thing on my list this week, make it this essay by Mollie Tibbits' father.
Here's a good comparison of how we treat women stars who do things like shoplift or react to winning an award or get sexually harassed by men vs. men stars who do things like sexually harass and/or assault women. Surprise! The women come off worse.
I guess I'm glad Barack Obama agrees that these upcoming midterms are the most important election of our lives. If you want to read his full speech, here it is. Then please, find a way to help win the midterms.
I agree with this assessment of what is at stake:
I think this is almost certainly true. And he purge will go way beyond the Mueller probe. https://t.co/EC0qqHqnir— Josh Marshall (@joshtpm) September 7, 2018
This xkcd cartoon made me laugh.
In recommended listening:
The On Being podcast episode with Mahzarin Banaji is wonderful.
That's all I have. Except... Bunny!
8th September 2018 pic.twitter.com/m6fyMHkv42— Rabbit of the Day 🐰 (@RabbitoftheDay) September 8, 2018