NewsBites: Reality Killed Hollywood, Obama Hangovers, Gangster Girls and The Filipino Pill

Variety‘s Brian Lowry wonders if the idea of “paying dues” a thing of the past in Hollywood. In the era of Kate Gosselin and the fuckery shown above—the answer, sadly may be no. {V}

Are you having an Obama hangover? {LAT}

Teenage girls are running guns and accepting rape as a entry way to run with male gangs on the streets of London. Read that again and then join a mentorship program. Please. {T}

In the Phillippines, government mandated birth control and reproductive options for low-income citizens is being met by a hard opposition. Meanwhile another woman is throwing herself down the stairs in effort to terminate a pregnancy. {NYT}

Last 5 posts by Shannon Washington

  • unfortunately, getting sexed into a gang is not new. girls join gangs for the same reason boys join – safety, sense of family, etc. joining a mentorship program is a good start but we also need to help make our communities safer, create more opportunities and remember to keep dreaming ourselves.