What’s Current: Male artist, Lushsux, bravely protests his right to pornify women

A male artist known as Lushsux responded to complaints about a mural he painted of Hillary Clinton, pornified, with dollar bills tucked into her “bathing suit,” by painting a niqab over her body. Because, as we all know, sexualization = freedom.

Korryn Gaines shot dead by police Randallstown, Maryland after standoff over traffic charges. She is the ninth black woman shot and killed by police this year in the U.S.

Anti-Hillary shirt with the words, “I wish Hillary had married OJ,” suggests she should have been abused and murdered.

A former Fox News employee Laurie Luhn says Roger Ailes sexually exploited and “psychologically tortured” her for more than 20 years. “He’s a predator,” she said.

Jessica Valenti leaves social media after rape threats aimed at her five-year-old daughter.

Meghan Murphy
Meghan Murphy

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Meghan Murphy is a freelance writer and journalist. She has been podcasting and writing about feminism since 2010 and has published work in numerous national and international publications, including The Spectator, UnHerd, the CBC, New Statesman, Vice, Al Jazeera, The Globe and Mail, and more. Meghan completed a Masters degree in the department of Gender, Sexuality and Women’s Studies at Simon Fraser University in 2012 and lives in Vancouver, B.C. with her dog.

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