My friend Camilla Peffer wrote about how her persistent acne wasn’t caused by a lack of self-love. As an acne-sufferer myself, I can totally relate to this. [xoJane]
Anti-choicers shouldn’t dare proselytise to women about abortion: we know about it all too well. [The Cut]
Sesame Street‘s move to HBO begs the question: what about kids and families without access to premium cable TV? [WaPo]
The double bind of wearing—or not wearing—makeup. [Triple J Hack]
The best of Aussie and Kiwi feminist writing from July. [Zero at the Bone]
These are the books I’ve read over the past year.