Texas Sex and Gender News Roundup


  • Pretty sure this is old news to anyone who keeps up but it bears reminding folks: HIV/AIDS programs in Texas are facing huge funding cuts.
  • Gov. Perry gets a standing ovation in Ohio for saying he supports a bill that would make abortion illegal if a fetal heartbeat exists.
  • Rick Perry’s “Al Gore Problem.”
  • The Center for Women’s and Gender Studies at UT-Austin has received a $100,200 three-year Embrey grant.
  • How big Texas banking lady Beth Mooney became the first female chief of a top-20 U.S. bank.
  • Here are the gayest-growing counties in Texas.
  • Feminists at Texas State are like y’all, feminism does not suck, join the club.
  • Comments section fail: ladies, if you don’t carry a gun around your house and fire indiscriminately at anyone who shows up at your door, don’t blame anyone but yourself when you get raped in your own home.

About andrea grimes

Andrea is a journalist living in Austin, TX. She has a master's degree in anthropology and did her thesis work on gender and stand-up comedy. Seriously. Also, she has a bunch of cats. Three of them. Is three a bunch? Discuss.
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