Awesome Articles I’ve Been Reading

Another Hollywood star comes forward with tales of harassment, assault, and cover up at the hands of Harvey Weinstein and his associates. And one of said associates is Quentin Tarantino. This is Why Uma Thurman is Angry via The New York Times.

It’s Black History Month/African Heritage Month. Here are 24 Black LGBTQ+ activists that changed the world via Refinery 29.

Kendrick Lamar’s collaboration with SZA for the Black Panther soundtrack has a gorgeous music video, via The Muse.

“Sexual harassment and assault don’t suddenly happen in college or in the workplace. They occur because perpetrators hone these behaviors in K-12 schools, making them the training ground for sexual harassment and assault that occurs in college and the workplace.” #MeTooK12 via Ms. Magazine.

I don’t post about makeup a lot, but I’m a big fan of Urban Decay. I’ve somehow resisted buying their amazing but expensive Naked palettes, but I think my resistance is up. They are coming out with their Naked Heat palette in mini and I want it. Via Teen Vogue.

The Novel Hermit’s positive review of the new graphic novel of Speak by Laurie Halse Anderson, illustrated by Emily Carroll, has me even more excited for this! If that’s even possible. I love Speak, and Emily Carroll is a great illustrator. The graphic novel also got a starred review from Kirkus!Rioter’s favourite reads in January, via Book Riot! One of these is me!

Beth is the founder and editor of Fuelled by Fiction. She is a twenty-something east coast Canadian girl who loves writing about books and feminism.