What’s Current: Singer, Don McLean, arrested for domestic violence

Don McLean

Don McLean, famous for the song, “American Pie,” was arrested on a misdemeanor domestic violence charge on Monday in Maine.

This Pakistani-American female artist is normalizing women’s body hair.

Man murders two SUNY Geneseo students, then kills himself. According to norms of females as sexual property, this man, Colin Kingston, felt entitled to take the life of his ex-girlfriend, Kelsey Annese, because she no longer wanted to be with him. He stabbed her death along with the man he found sleeping next to her in her bedroom.

“The Fifth Vital Sign” is a film project aiming to position women’s fertility cycle as a central indicator of health, like blood pressure or pulse, in order to put women “back in the driver’s seat” in terms of their ability to make choices about their reproductive health.

Woman who was engaged to an undercover cop, spying on her environmental activism, sues UK Metropolitan Police for inflicting “psychological torture.”

New York man forces wife to walk naked down the street, while yelling misogynist slurs at her.

Susan Cox

Susan Cox is a feminist writer and academic living in the United States. She teaches in Philosophy.