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Posted on March 10, 2017

While the Iron Is Hot ~The case for the Women’s Strike. | n + 1

The Philosopher Queen: Rebecca Solnit ~For more than two decades, Rebecca Solnit has been a favorite of the literati: penning exquisite essays that move between the political and the personal, the intellectual and the earthy. Then came “mansplaining.” With her twentieth book due this month, Solnit talks to Keziah Weir about life before and after she became a meme. | Elle

International Women’s Day: 9 artists who are making a difference ~Let’s recognize those who challenge, protest, educate and inspire | CBC

Reimagining feminism on International Women’s Day |

International Women’s Day: 338 Young Women Took Over Canada’s Parliament And It Was Glorious | Huffington Post

International Women’s Day 2017: What is it, how did it start and why is it so important? | The Telegraph

25 Songs that tell us where music is going | The New York Times Magazine

Last Meal on Earth — David Chang | The Ringer

Two sisters, one house, and a mystery | The Boston Globe

Trump, Putin, and the New Cold War ~What lay behind Russia’s interference in the 2016 election—and what lies ahead? | The New Yorker
What Have They Done to The Four Seasons? ~The guys behind Carbone want to turn the place that invented the power lunch into an actual food destination. | Grub Street

How to Beat the Robots | NY Times

Welcome to Pleistocene Park ~In Arctic Siberia, Russian scientists are trying to stave off catastrophic climate change—by resurrecting an Ice Age biome complete with lab-grown woolly mammoths. | The Atlantic

Going underground: inside the world of the mole-catchers ~A bitter battle is raging within the mole-catching community over the kindest way to carry out their deadly work | The Guardian

Patagonia and The North Face: saving the world — one puffer jacket at a time | The Guardian

Google Fortune Telling: what does your future look like? | Google

Toronto’s birthday video shows just how much the city has changed and why that is cause for celebration: Keenan | Toronto Star

In Conversation with David Letterman ~’How’s this interview going? Do you think you’re talking to a normal person here?’ | Vulture

How to Spot Fake News | Toronto Public Library

How the World’s Heaviest Man Lost It All | GQ

Jack White’s Infinite Imagination ~He used to be exclusively a rock star. Now he’s a songwriter, a producer, a label owner, and a furniture upholsterer, too. | The New Yorker

I Ate McDonald’s All-Day Breakfast for Every Single Meal For a Week to Test the Human Spirit | Vice

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