What’s Current: Men’s Fitness tells men how to ‘turn a no into a yes’

men's fitnessArticle in Men’s Fitness magazine tells men to “plow ahead anyway” when women ignore or reject them at bars. (The article has now, apparently, been removed.)

Michelle Obama talks learnings from the first United State of Women Conference in Washington DC. The USW focusses on six “pillar” topics: economic empowerment, health and wellness, educational opportunity, violence against women, entrepreneurship and innovation, and leadership and civic engagement.

Feminist forced to go into hiding because of attacks from Men’s Rights Activists is re-exposed to online harassment after being publicly outed by an LCBO employee. 

BBC Wimbledon commentator Andrew Castle throws in his two cents on the physical appearance of Marcus Willis’ girlfriend. Thanks, bud.

Jason “Jace” Alexander, a television director who worked on “Law & Order,” has been sentenced to 10 years probation on child pornography charges.

David Leyonhjelm, senator in Australia’s New South Whales, tells respected feminist Melinda Tankard Reist to “shut the fuck up” over twitter. 


Jess Martin

Jess Martin is a public relations professional, an aspiring writer, and an assistant editor at Feminist Current. She prefers to write about feminist topics, disability, or environmental issues, but could be persuaded to broaden her horizons in exchange for payment and/or food. In her spare time Jess can be found knitting, gardening, or lying in the fetal position, mulling over political theory that no one in their right mind cares about.