Friday Links!

This list o' links brought to you by chocolate.

Recommended Reading:

Monica Roberts at TransGriot: TransGriot Wins GLAAD Media Award Outstanding Blog! Congratulations, Moni!

Maiysha Kai at the Glow Up: [Content Note: Sexual violence; infidelity; emotional abuse] Survivor's Remorse: On Junot Díaz and the Collateral Damage of Trauma

Vivian Kane at the Mary Sue: Sen. Tammy Duckworth Made History Giving Birth While in Office, But the Senate Rules Are Predictably Awful for New Mothers

Yessenia Funes at Earther: A Texas River Is Now Endangered Because of Trump's Stupid Wall

Kylie Cheung at Ms.: Costa Rica Just Elected the First Black Woman Vice President in Latin America's History

Ian Bogost at the Atlantic: The Dot-Coms Were Better Than Facebook

Stephen A. Crockett Jr. at the Root: [CN: Racism; domestic violence] The Seattle Seahawks Pass on Colin Kaepernick to Sign a Quarterback Who Has Never Played in an NFL Game

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