What We Missed

From Rookie, noted grown man Jon Hamm offers advice to girls. Most of it is really good, some of it is a reminder that Jon Hamm is not a sex ed expert (unfortunately I haven’t seen a transcript yet).

One of the members of Against Me! comes out as a trans woman in the latest issue of Rolling Stone. Congratulations Laura Jane Grace!

Sorry about the brief down time today, apparently the traffic from posting ass shots of male superheroes broke the site. I’m glad to learn y’all are the same kind of nerd as me.

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Jos Truitt is Executive Director of Development at Feministing. She joined the team in July 2009, became an Editor in August 2011, and Executive Director in September 2013. She writes about a range of topics including transgender issues, abortion access, and media representation. Jos first got involved with organizing when she led a walk out against the Iraq war at her high school, the Boston Arts Academy. She was introduced to the reproductive justice movement while at Hampshire College, where she organized the Civil Liberties and Public Policy Program’s annual reproductive justice conference. She has worked on the National Abortion Federation’s hotline, was a Field Organizer at Choice USA, and has volunteered as a Pro-Choice Clinic Escort. Jos has written for publications including The Guardian, Bilerico, RH Reality Check, Metro Weekly, and the Columbia Journalism Review. She has spoken and trained at numerous national conferences and college campuses about trans issues, reproductive justice, blogging, feminism, and grassroots organizing. Jos completed her MFA in Printmaking at the San Francisco Art Institute in Spring 2013. In her "spare time" she likes to bake and work on projects about mermaids.

Jos Truitt is an Executive Director of Feministing in charge of Development.

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  • http://feministing.com/members/shasty/ emmie

    Congrats Laura Jane Grace! We wish you the best of luck in your transition! I also think it’s awesome that she has such a loving and supporting wife, and they want to stay together. That’s true love right there!