What’s Current: Tumblr to ban sexually explicit content

  • After their app was removed from the Apple store for hosting child abuse imagery, Tumblr has announced they will ban all adult content and depictions of intercourse.
  • Researchers have linked prenatal exposure to chemicals in personal care products to early puberty in girls.
  • Celebrity astronomer, Neil DeGrasse Tyson, is under investigation by the producers of the Cosmos series for sexual misconduct following two new allegations against him made by former colleagues.
  • Russia’s Human Rights Ombudswoman, Tatyana Moskalkova, has backtracked on her support for the country’s decriminalization of domestic violence in 2017, calling it a “mistake.”
  • Ottawa anti-violence advocates say a housing shortage combined with a lack of shelter space is preventing women from leaving homes with violent partners.
Natasha Chart

Natasha Chart is an online organizer and feminist living in the United States. She does not recant her heresy.