What’s Current: Sad white creep celebrated at Oscars

And the Oscar goes to… A fucking creep! (A sad creep, tho.) In a form of silent protest, Brie Larson doesn’t clap.

On the bright side, Viola Davis is the first black woman to have won an Oscar, an Emmy, and a Tony Award for acting.

Vicente Fuillerat shot and killed his estranged wife Samara Routenberg and her girlfriend Lisa Fuillerat on Friday morning. The murder was premeditated. A domestic violence injunction had been obtained against Fuillerat, but it was not made permanent and was not current. Both women had already communicated that they were “afraid something like this might transpire.”

Demand for rape crisis services has increased exponentially, but funding is failing to keep in step.

Super rich white guy suggests men use women’s washrooms to “protect trans kids.”

Bridget Perrier is headed to the UN! Please support her work, if you can.

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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, Quillette, 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 very beautiful dog.