Tag Archives: #longreads

Happy 50th Birthday, Birth Control Pill

by Alli Jarvinen On May 9th the birth control pill will turn 50 years old.  The FDA approved the Pill on May 9, 1960 causing excitement and panic.  For this birthday party there won’t be any “over the hill” jokes … Continue reading

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media analysis “The Pill”

By Michelle Li I’m currently taking J412 Love &Sex and media class this term. I really enjoy the discussion we have so far in terms of gender relations and media stereotypes. I found this very interesting article titled “50th Anniversity … Continue reading

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Media Analysis: SI via Longreads

MJ Gareth Thomas “…the only openly gay male athelete.” Rarely has a headline made me reflect on society and analyze the taboo more than the one I found today on #longreads. Now I only recently found out who Gareth Thomas … Continue reading

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