News you can relate to

Some news stories that caught our eye this week:

A look at how the passage of HB1840 in  Washington State —restricting abusers’ access to firearms—and the NRA’s changing stance on domestic violence is impacting other states looking to advance similar bills.

A new campaign, Make Them Visible is exploring the extent to which we ignore homeless people on the street.

Jessica Valenti calls out talk of the female “confidence gap” as a sham: “The truth is, if you’re not insecure, you’re not paying attention. Women’s lack of confidence could actually just be a keen understanding of just how little American society values them.”