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Dear Sarah,I understand that it must be deeply shameful to have a son who has been arrested for domestic assault. Notice that I point out you’re probably ashamed that your son was “arrested” for domestic assault, but not that you’re probably ashamed that your son committed domestic assault? That’s because your decision to pin the blame for your son’s actions on Barack Obama says it all. You’re not interested in actually getting help for your son and encouraging him to change. You’re not interested in getting help...
How long has it been since you picked up a teen magazine? For most of us, it’s probably been years — not least because most of the teen mags of yore have long since folded (RIP YM, Teen People, CosmoGirl and, of course, Sassy). You might want to consider picking up a teen magazine again, because Teen Vogue’s February issue has a major feminist theme — and we’re impressed. Here’s why: We’ve long been fans of Teen Vogue’s awesome cover star Amandla Stenberg, who’s spoken out against...
When someone uses the term DIY, what usually comes to mind are handmade crafts, ambitious cooking endeavors, or creative home improvement projects. But for Limor Fried, the 36-year-old owner of Adafruit Industries, DIY is a way to empower people of all ages to take control of their personal technology through educational make-your-own electronics kits. Adafruit sells everything from LED sequins to DIY watch and robot sets. Her most popular, and perhaps least intimidating product, however, is the “MintyBoost Kit,” a build-your-own mobile-device charger the...
  Vivienne Westwood designed some nice penis necklaces for you to wear, if you want. Sport one on your first day at your new job, a wedding where you don't really know anyone, or while going through airport security. There is no wrong time to wear a penis necklace. The necklaced was debuted in Vivienne Westwood's menswear show on January 19 in Milan. You can get these pecker pendants in silver and gold. If you want BUST's official style advice, the penis necklace is best worn with a clitoris ring....
  Last Friday marked the 43rd anniversary of the landmark Supreme Court case Roe V. Wade that decided women have a right to privacy and to make their own reproductive health choices. Now, over four decades later, Planned Parenthood has been held under an accusatory microscope, facing charges of illegally selling human body parts. These accusations arose in July when videos surfaced, capturing a private conversation between PP staff about the transferring of fetal tissues to what she believed to be a sound medical company but was...