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OBSESSED with this girl. Via Vanessa.

This is pretty awesome.: Largest global study on VAW finds feminist movements are key to change above all.

Our favorite genius Todd Akin is flip-flopping on his decision to release the details of his arrest at an anti-choice protest.

In what labor rights groups are calling a first in Walmart history, workers across Los Angeles walked off the job today.

Our own Zerlina wrote about the debate for Black Enterprise and the NY Daily News.

Speaking of the debate, Sesame Street GIFs FTW! More Big Bird here  and here.

“Men who ROCK” offers pitch-perfect satire of sexist music journalism.

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Lori Adelman is a writer and advocate focusing on race, gender, and sexual and reproductive rights. In addition to serving as an Executive Director at Feministing, Lori is the Director of Global Communications at Planned Parenthood Federation of America. Lori has previously worked at the United Nations Foundation, the International Women’s Health Coalition, and Human Rights Watch, and has written for a host of print and digital properties including Rookie Magazine, The Grio, and the New York Times Magazine. She regularly appears on radio and television, and has spoken at college campuses across the U.S. about topics like the politics of black hair, transnational movement building, and the undercover feminism of Nicki Minaj. In 2014, she was named to The Root 100 list of the nation's most influential African Americans, and to the Forbes Magazine list of the "30 Under 30" successful people in media.

Lori Adelman is an Executive Director of Feministing in charge of Partnerships.

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