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Cecile Richards explains the global gag rule.

The stoop isn’t the jungle.

A helpful explainer of Title VII protections for trans people.

“We think it is rape culture or gun violence that will define us as a fallen civilization. But it’s the indifference that will do us in.”

Boy Meets World‘s lost episodes.

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The Academic Feminist: Student Series, Part II with Peter Rydzewski

Peter RydzewskiWelcome back, Academic Feminists, to the second in our series of interviews with students about their college theses or final projects. Today’s column features the work of Peter Rydzewski. A recent graduate of The College at Brockport, SUNY, Peter will be attending a PhD Program in Sociology at the University of Maryland beginning in the fall. He is broadly interested in studying patterns of inequality that are negotiated between the workplace and home, primarily those rooted in discussions of gender and sexuality. Read More »

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Feminist Ryan Gosling’s Baby

Gosling, Mendes, and baby

Breaking News: Eva Mendes is Pregnant with Ryan Gosling’s Baby!                                                                                       – OK! Magazine, July 9, 2014

Hey girl.                                                                                                                                                                                                                – Feminist Ryan Gosling

Hey girl, Judith Butler encourages us to use camp to expose gender so I am wearing a pink ducky onesie today.

Hey girl, I won’t tone police your incessant wailing.

Hey girl, I wish we lived in a country where we could go to free state-sponsored child care together.

Hey girl, the yarn in these teeny tiny socks my grandma knit me is 100% Hobby Lobby-free.

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Daily Feminist Cheat Sheet

Laverne Cox

Laverne Cox became the first out transgender woman to be nominated for an acting Emmy.

Badass Detroit activist takes reporter to task for misinforming about the city’s water shut-offs.

“Asian-American men, are you going to be the new face of sexy?”

Google is offering free coding lessons to women and minorities.

In his new book, Todd Akin says he regrets apologizing for his “legitimate rape” comment.

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In aftermath of Hobby Lobby decision, major LGBT groups withdraw support for ENDA

gay_cityhall_gavel-620x412In the fallout of the Hobby Lobby decision, seven major LGBT organizations withdrew their support for the Employment Non-Discrimination Act. ENDA is not new to much-needed criticism, but the religious exemption established by the SCOTUS ruling that allows companies to deny birth control coverage was the straw that broke the camels back for these groups.  Read More »

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