How Long Does It Take to Read Popular Books?

Going by the average reading rate of most adults (300 words per minute), Personal Creations mocked up this infographic to put some of literature’s most popular works into perspective.

Via Electric Lit.

Not sure if this is more encouraging or daunting, but it’s definitely interesting!


The proper response to street harassment


The proper response to street harassment

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Emma Thompson’s Best Actress BAFTA for Sense & Sensibility


Did you know the original title for War and Peace was War, What Is It Good For?


Important, always-relevant comic done by the wonderful Ursa Eyer.


"Columbia Univeristy senior Emma Sulkowicz plans on carrying an extra-long, twin-size to every class, every day until the man she says raped her moves off campus. Sulkowicz is one of three women who made complaints to Columbia against the same fellow senior, who was found "not responsible" in all three cases."

Beyond ‘No Means No’  by Jessica Valenti for The Guardian

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