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Your regularly scheduled reminder that Hillary Clinton is the shit.

Lesbian Republicans: They exist!

Dan Soloman lost his job at CultureMap for calling out the site’s rape apology.

A parent of an Amherst rape survivor talks about his own survival.

Mel Wymore could become the first openly transgender City Council member in a major US city.

Bill Baxley tells racists to kiss his ass. Actually.

A court orders that an employee’s husband be reimbursed ” for costs arising from the judiciary’s failure to provide the same-sex couple with equal benefits.”

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Maya Dusenbery is 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 been a fellow at Mother Jones magazine and a columnist at Pacific Standard magazine. Her work has appeared in publications like Cosmopolitan.com, TheAtlantic.com, Bitch Magazine, as well as the anthology The Feminist Utopia Project. Before become a full-time journalist, she worked at the National Institute for Reproductive Health. A Minnesota native, she received her B.A. from Carleton College in 2008. After living in Brooklyn, Oakland, and Atlanta, she is currently based in the Twin Cities.

Maya Dusenbery is an executive director of Feministing and author of the forthcoming book Doing Harm on sexism in medicine.

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