Links for October 5 2016

* This Week GQ Published a Sexist Climbing Piece and Outdoor Research Stepped in with the Perfect Response

Really, you have to go look at the photos.

* Strangely Captivating Vintage Photos of People Knitting

Again, go look at the photos.

* This Moving Company Helps Women Leave Abusive Homes At No Cost

“Yesterday, the company launched a new campaign that asks other businesses to “get creative” and help victims of domestic violence. Called #MoveToEndDV, the Meathead Movers hope to inspire others to rethink how they can work with shelters, or help women as they try to rebuild their lives and move into their first home or apartment.”

* Millions in U.S. Climb Out of Poverty, at Long Last

“The Caicedos are among the 3.5 million Americans who were able to raise their chins above the poverty line last year, according to census data released this month. More than seven years after the recession ended, employers are finally being compelled to reach deeper into the pools of untapped labor, creating more jobs, especially among retailers, restaurants and hotels, and paying higher wages to attract workers and meet new minimum wage requirements.”

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