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How’s the state of racial diversity in the new fall TV season?

Abortion-rights supporters push back against Ohio legislation. And a bit more on this from Robin Marty over at RHRealityCheck. UPDATE: The Ohio House Committee has voted to defund Planned Parenthood.

Evidence that the future is bright: Young people are much more likely to support of marriage equality, legalizing marijuana use, and the DREAM Act.

And more good news: A majority of Fortune 500 companies now have nondiscrimination protections that include gender identity.

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Maya Dusenbery is an Executive Director in charge of Editorial at Feministing. She is the author of the forthcoming book Doing Harm: The Truth About How Bad Medicine and Lazy Science Leave Women Dismissed, Misdiagnosed, and Sick (HarperOne, March 2018). She has previously been a fellow at Mother Jones magazine and a columnist at Pacific Standard. Before become a full-time writer, she worked at the National Institute for Reproductive Health. A Minnesota native, she received her B.A. from Carleton College in 2008.

Maya Dusenbery is an Executive Director of Feministing in charge of Editorial.

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