Here are a few things from around the web that may interest you:
And they say romance is dead: ‘Freeze… and marry me!’ – Russians who propose at gunpoint
This is terrible: Over 3 million women in U.S. say their first sexual experience was rape
Also fucking terrible and not at all a surprise: With Abortion Restrictions On The Rise, Some Women Induce Their Own
And this is a different kind of sad, but sad all the same: Now Tinder Wants You to Have Your First Date on Tinder
Let’s end on a high note: Today’s global climate strike, led by 16-year-old superhero Greta Thunberg, is massive
Thank you to those who submitted links for me to include. If you see something around the web you think DW readers would appreciate, please send me a link to email@example.com and, if it’s a fit, I’ll include it in Friday’s round-up. Thanks!